JUNIOR LEAGUE OF SHREVEPORT-BOSSIER ANNOUNCES 2012-2013 VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR

June, 2013: The Junior League of Shreveport-Bossier (JLSB) has named Deidre Rollins the 2012-2013 Volunteer of the Year.
Deidre Rollins did an incredible job and showed outstanding leadership skills pioneering Between the Lines, the Junior League of Shreveport-Bossier’s new community project, which strengthens bonds between incarcerated parents and their children. Under Deidre’s leadership, Junior League volunteers visited Bossier Medium Security Facility on four occasions and recorded more than 65 inmates reading books to their children.
“Deidre Rollins is one dedicated volunteer and made this an enjoyable placement for the ladies that volunteered with her on this project,” states her Council Chair, Carolyn Tillman. “Deidre Rollins was very instrumental in making the ladies feel comfortable with this new placement,” said Tillman.
Deidre’s initiative and commitment to excellence is proving invaluable as she transitions to her new league role as an advisor to its new members. The Junior League of Shreveport-Bossier congratulates Deidre for her accomplishments and thanks its membership for a productive and rewarding year.