2018 Fred Fletcher Awards for Outstanding Volunteerism Winners

News posted Mar. 15, 2018 - 10:51 am

Since 1996, the City of Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Department and the Parks, Recreation, and Greenway Advisory Board have awarded Fred Fletcher Awards for Outstanding Volunteerism in the City of Raleigh parks system to citizens, businesses, community organizations, and non-profit organizations. The Fred Fletcher Volunteer Awards Program honors Mr. Fletcher’s 54 years of dedicated service to the department as an Advisory Board member and chairman by honoring volunteers who have made outstanding contributions to the programs, services, and facilities offered by the Department. Mr. Fletcher’s unwavering support and commitment to the “benefits of parks and recreation” provided significant enrichment to the lives of citizens in Raleigh.
The 2018 Fred Fletcher Awards for Outstanding Volunteerism will be presented at a celebration at Fletcher Theatre in Raleigh on Wednesday, April 25. Please join us in congratulating this year’s winners!

Award of Excellence – David Donnelly
Outstanding Financial Contributor – Kiwanis Club of Raleigh
Outstanding Greenway Volunteer – Gerry Fryt
Outstanding Adopt-A-Park Volunteer – Terry Harper
Outstanding Adult Program Volunteer – Rudy Patterson, Pam Rouse, Paula Clowers, Mervat Ameen
Outstanding Specialized Recreation Volunteer – Donna Blair
Outstanding Volunteer Group – Neighborhood Ecology Corps and Heart of Carolina Chapter, Tuskegee Airmen, Inc.
Outstanding Project Volunteer – Pat and Herb Amyx
Outstanding Program Volunteer – Austin Moore
Outstanding Teen Volunteer – Alicia Roberts
Outstanding Cultural Resources Volunteer – Irecka Smith
Outstanding Park Volunteer – Top Ladies of Distinction


  • Fletcher Theater
  • 2 E South St
  • Raleigh, NC 27601

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