Benzie Area Christian Neighbors Selected as Finalist for 2015 Governor’s Service Awards

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(photo via benziebacn.org)

Last week, Governor Snyder announced the 40 finalists for the 2015 Governor’s Service Awards. Out of the 160 individuals, businesses and nonprofit organizations nominated statewide, Rotary Charities grantee and NorthSky client, Benzie Area Christian Neighbors (BACN) was selected as a finalist in the “Outstanding Volunteer Program Award” category!

In 2014, BACN served more than 1,500 families (encompassing 4,144 individuals and 1,373 children), distributed 368,455 pounds of food and 14,981 bags of clothing. Volunteers contributed 11,534 hours to BACN and the community.

Congratulations to BACN and thank you for helping to make our region a better place to live!

Read the full press release from the Michigan Community Service Commission here