RNLI's Lesley Hart receives volunteering award
RNLI crewmember Lesley Hart has received an excellence in volunteering
award during a special presentation event in Leeds.
was nominated by two separate people for the level 7 award (out
of 9) which had to be passed by the board of trustees.
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The award came as a huge surprise
to me but it's an honour to have been recognised in this way."
a volunteer and a fundraiser isn't easy but it's worth it. However,
none of it would have been possible without the incredible team
of fellow volunteers at the station."
one of them deserves a little piece of this award. We have a fantastic
team in Burnham-On-Sea and I am just proud to be a part of that."
RNLI spokesman Mike Lang added: "As well as being a lifeboat
crewmember, the training for which Lesley completed a regular blog
all about her experiences, Lesley is also the Burnham-On-Sea RNLI
fundraising chair, and took a lead role in organizing this and last
years RNLI ball."