Aretha Bivans receives the NJ Governor's Volunteer Award

The recipients of the New Jersey State Governor’s Jefferson Award are individuals who have made a tangible and meaningful impact on their community through acts of public service. These remarkable individuals have gone above and beyond, selflessly dedicating their time and efforts without seeking recognition or compensation. Their exceptional vision, unwavering dedication, and extraordinary perseverance serve as an inspiration to others. They embody the true spirit of heroism and are shining examples of the power of selfless service.

Congratulations to Aretha Bivans on receiving the NJ Governor’s Volunteer Award for Services to Youth! Your dedicated work in the community, supporting the New Jersey Orators as a coach for the Lakewood Chapter, has earned you this well-deserved recognition. Congratulations once again, Ms. Evelyn Hargrove, Lead Coach, for your incredible contributions.