Congratulations to Tallmadge Good Neighbors, they were selected as one of the Catholic Commissions 2014 recipients of Bishop Anthony M. Pilla Leadership Award.
The Tallmadge Good Neighbors Unit was started in 1966. Candy Lorkowski has served as the Tallmadge Good Neighbors Chairperson since 1984. Candy also served as the past Good Neighbors Council President.
Thank you to Lew and JoAnna Meeker for their service and dedication to Good Neighbors. Lew has been volunteering for Good Neighbors since 1985, JoAnna began volunteering in 1977. Lew also served on the Good Neighbors Council. Lew and JoAnna are retiring from Good Neighbors and will be greatly missed.
Tallmadge Good Neighbors Volunteers
During the 2016 year, the Tallmadge Good Neighbors provided more than 526 families (792 adults and 556 children) with clothing and 728 families (1,223 adults and 622 children) with groceries. More than 266 families were helped with Christmas, Thanksgiving, Easter and back to school supplies. Volunteers gave more than 2,844 hours of their time to help serve families in need throughout their community.
The Tallmadge Good Neighbors is located at 74 Community Drive, Tallmadge, Ohio 44278. Open on Wednesdays from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Food and clothing unit. Visits are permitted every 30 days with a referral and identification.