Naylor receives award for child advocacy
OTTUMWA — Jerry Naylor of Mt. Pleasant, Iowa, received a 2013 Governor’s Volunteer Award from Governor Terry E. Branstad and Lt. Governor Kim Reynolds during a special recognition ceremony held June 28.
Naylor was honored with an Individual Volunteer Award by the Iowa Child Advocacy Board for serving as a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) advocating for Iowa’s Abused and Neglected Children.
The Governor’s Volunteer Awards (GVA) program was created in 1982, with inaugural awards presented in 1983. The program is coordinated by the Iowa Commission on Volunteer Service and the Governor’s Office.