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Special Event: Lillian Carter Award 2013

The Carter Center

Date

05/15/2013

Time

4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Location

Cecil B. Chapel
453 Freedom Parkway
Atlanta, GA 30307

Description

The Lillian Carter Award honors outstanding senior volunteers who have kept alive President John F. Kennedys dream of international service. Miss Lillian, President Jimmy Carters mother, joined the Peace Corps in 1966 at age 68 as a public health volunteer in India. Her commitment to Peace Corps service was an extension of her tireless dedication and support of people and humanitarian organizations at home and abroad. With this award, the Peace Corps recognizes and honors Miss Lillians legacy through volunteer service. Miss Lillians extraordinary life underscored a commitment and wish she shared with her own children that each of them would reach for goals that have meaning for them ...

In addition to acknowledging Miss Lillian and the 2013 award recipient, President Carter will commemorate the over 210,000 American citizens who have dedicated themselves since 1961 to promoting the organizations mission of world peace and friendship.

Learn more about Miss Lillian Carter and the nomination process

Mandatory RSVPs to attend must be received by Wednesday, May 10, 2013.  Click the "Register Now" option below or email your RSVP to lca@peacecorps.gov.  Please include your full name, email address, phone number, and RPCV details (if applicable).  Free and Open to the Public.

Email lca@peacecorps.gov or call the Southeast Regional Recruitment Office at (404) 562.3456 for more information.

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For questions about this event contact Alethea Parker

Last updated May 13 2013