San Leandro, CA (June 9, 2015) - The American Red Cross of Alameda County is proud to present the Clara Barton Award to Diana Wong of Hayward.
The Clara Barton Award recognizes a volunteer for service in a series of leadership positions held over a period of years. Diana Wong has made significant contributions, while also working with other volunteers and staff in developing and implementing effective programs in a resourceful way. Her efforts have enabled the American Red Cross to constantly provide valuable service to the community.
After being a nurse at the University of California Medical Center and managing a Melanoma Clinic, she became an American Red Cross volunteer in 2002. Diana has always gone above and beyond in order to support her fellow volunteers. Her willingness to learn, along with her compassionate nature has made her a vital asset to the American Red Cross. Diana has volunteered thousands of hours and helped countless numbers of volunteers. She is very deserving of this prestigious Clara Barton Award.
Other outstanding volunteers honored at the Alameda County Volunteer Awards and Recognition Event on May 26 at the San Leandro Public Library also include:
Pictures from the event can be found Here
About the American Red Cross of the Bay Area
As a community-based, humanitarian organization, the American Red Cross of the Bay Area provides relief to those affected by disasters and empowers individuals in our community to prepare for, respond to, and recover from emergencies. By helping people in the Bay Area learn how to take care of their families and neighbors, the Red Cross strengthens the community and makes it ready for all types of disasters, including home fires, earthquakes, wildfires and health emergencies. Call 1-888-4-HELP-BAY (1-888-443-5722) or visit redcross.org/bayarea to learn more. You may also find us on Facebook and Twitter.