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Published:Wednesday | October 10, 2018 | 12:00 AM
Gary ‘Butch’ Hendrickson, president of the Council of Voluntary Social Services, and his wife, Heidi, make a pretty picture.
Pauline Gregory-Lewis, CVSS board member, strikes a pose for the camera.
Maria Powell (left), chief executive officer of Advantage Marketing, and Novlet Deans radiate warmth on a night of celebration.
Saffrey Brown (left), chair of the CVSS, and her vice-chair, Kim Mair, turned out in fine style.
United Way’s Noel DaCosta and Dr Marcia Forbes create a scene of elegance.

Seven persons and organisations were awarded for their work in volunteerism by the Council of Voluntary Social Services (CVSS) on Thursday, October 6, at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel under the theme 'Volunteerism - A Circle of Love'. Monsignor Gregory Ramkissoon, founder of the Mustard Seed Communities, was inducted into the CVSS Hall of Fame. He was recognised for his contribution to the upliftment of the poor and vulnerable, spanning four decades. Here are the highlights.