ICVR receives President’s Volunteer Service Award


The Interested Citizens for Voter Registration Inc. has been awarded the President’s Volunteer Service Award for 2013 by the Corporation for National and Community Service.

ICVR provides free income tax services, the Pen or Pencil and CARES programs, conflict resolution and anti-bullying programs for youngsters among other services.

“We are certainly appreciative to the President of the United States and the Corporation for National and Community Service for recognizing the ICVR organization,” ICVR president Derrick L. Newby Sr. said in a news release. This is another bright spot for Pine Bluff and we thank Rev. Jesse C. Turner for his leadership of ICVR.”