VFW holds volunteer appreciation

Greg Baker, Veterans of Foreign Wars Department of Indiana commander, speaks during a volunteer appreciation ceremony held by VFW Post 2689. Photo provided.

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2689 hosted a volunteer appreciation ceremony Saturday evening, Feb. 1.

Those in attendance were served a prime rib dinner.

John Block, volunteer appreciation ceremony chairman, opened the ceremony along with Post Commander Rick Stell.

Greg Baker, Department of Indiana commander, spoke about volunteerism. Bruce Stanton presented a plaque to Block as Volunteer of the Year. Certificates were presented to all participants of the Honor Guard and other volunteers present.

Entertainment was provided by the vocal group Me and My Uncles.