Congrats to Irene Iverson for being honored as an outstanding community volunteer!
Nominating Organization: Tustin Area Woman’s Club
Honoree Category: Human & Community
Why Nominated: TAWC is proud of Irene for all her contributions. She has been an active member of the TAWC for 28 years, filling many positions, including President, Vice President, Conservation Chair, Fundraising and Hospital Auxiliary Gift Shop Chair. She has been a member of the Ebell Club of Irvine for 38 years, holding similar leadership positions. She has held, and is now holding leadership positions in the Orange District and the California Federation of Women’s Clubs. All Federated Women’s Clubs outreach into the community to improve the lives of others. Irene retired in 1999 after 38 year of teaching. Her last 28 years were dedicated to children with Special Education needs in Irvine. Since then she has volunteered tutoring 3rd graders for the last 12 years, and has spent one day a week for 10 years with her grandchildren at their school as a Grandparent volunteer. Irene shares her spirit of volunteerism with many other organizations. For 34 years she has been a Red Cross Volunteer. She has volunteered with the South Coast Repertory as an Usher for 33 years, and the Orange County Performing Arts as an Usher for 27 years. She has been a Pasadena Rose Parade float decorator for 29 years and for 28 years she has delivered food for Meals on Wheels. Irene truly exemplifies the “Spirit of Volunteerism.”
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