Sacramento stake is honored as Civic Organization of the Year for Mormon Helping Hands project

On Oct. 29, the Volunteer Center of Sacramento recognized the Sacramento California Stake with the 2010 Volunteer Spirit Award as the Civic Organization of the Year. The award is presented to a service and/or faith based organization that has made a significant contribution to the community.

The Sacramento California Stake was recognized for its Mormon Helping Hands project that took place on May 8, 2010. During this Project, 750 volunteers of all ages assisted in an intense and complex renovation of William Land Park, the largest and most utilized park in the City of Sacramento.

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