April 25, 2013

The Multnomah County Board of Commissioners approved a proclamation on Thursday, April 25, proclaiming April 21-27, 2013 as Multnomah County Volunteer Week, and April 30th as a special day of recognition for Multnomah County volunteers. 

At the meeting, the board members held a poster showing the value of volunteer hours to the county. During fiscal year 2011-12, volunteers dedicated over 190,000 volunteer hours to county programs and projects equaling a value of $3,768,636!