By Kaelyn Floyd. Photos provided by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, Chief Executive Office.
Two Los Angeles County Fire Department (LACoFD) Explorers were among a group of volunteers from all over the county who were recognized at the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors’ 37th Annual Volunteer of the Year Awards Luncheon.
The ceremony took place at the Music Center’s Dorothy Chandler Pavilion Grand Hall on Wednesday, April 3, 2019.
LACoFD Explorers Jake Backes of Explorer Post 6 and Horacio Garcia of Explorer Post 5 were honored for their outstanding volunteer service. The Explorers were nominated for continually demonstrating the Department’s core values and going above and beyond to serve their community each day.
Congratulations, Jake Backes and Horacio Garcia, on your well-deserved awards!