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Jacksonville teen receives Congressional Volunteer Award

By Valentina Wilson
Published On: Jul 23 2013 09:03:14 PM CDT
Updated On: Jul 23 2013 10:09:20 PM CDT
SCHWARZENBACH
JACKSONVILLE, ONSLOW COUNTY -

A young volunteer from Eastern North Carolina is recognized with a special honor from Congress.
 
Carol Ann Schwarzenbach, 16, of Jacksonville recently received the Congressional Volunteer Award in Washington, DC.

Senator Richard Burr and Congressman Walter Jones presented the award.

Schwarzenbach has completed more than 400 hours of volunteer service with the Onslow County chapter of the American Red Cross. She thanked her mother for encouraging her to apply for the award.