The public is invited to honor three special volunteers who have given unselfishly of their time and talents to improve Richardson. Richardson Real Heroes annually celebrates the efforts of special volunteers who otherwise receive little public recognition. The event also celebrates the importance of volunteerism in general in the community.
The volunteers being recognized this year are:
- Penny Carter, NETWORK of Community Ministries
- Dick Caplinger, Volunteers in Police Service
- Stuart Rampy, J.J. Pearce High School Robotics Club
The keynote speaker for the event will be Bruce MacPherson, managing director of the Eisemann Center for the Performing Arts. A cake and punch reception will follow. The event will be at 7 p.m. in the Richardson Room of the Richardson Civic Center.