WINCHESTER, Va. - The City of
"We just received this week the Virginia Milestone Award. It's a very unique award because it's awarded very infrequently,” said Downtown Manager Jennifer Bell. “It's truly when a specific milestone occurs for a
According to the Virginia Main Street Program, 35,000 volunteer hours equates to $800,000 worth of work.
However, despite the recognition, the city is always in need of volunteers.
"We have a range of events, from the Friday Night Live events, to big festivals, such as the Downtown Tailgate and Oktoberfest. We have a brand new event Kidsfest on May 17 coming up. [We] love to have lots of community volunteers out,"
They are also currently looking for Old Town Ambassadors to assist in the Welcome Office. For more information on volunteering, contact Downtown Manager Jennifer Bell at (540) 535-3660 or email at Jennifer.firstname.lastname@example.org.