Harvey Leamont has been named Volunteer of the Year by members of the Lake Country Heritage and Cultural Society; he has assisted with operations of the Lake Country Museum and Archives as a volunteer since 2010.
Harvey has worked in almost every area of the Museum and Archives, providing assistance wherever and whenever needed.
He assists with building and maintenance, sets up for exhibitions, helps with the heritage photo booth, provides popcorn at community events, assists with school field trips, and contributes wonderful home baking. The number of hours that Harvey has volunteered is legion, and his friendly demeanour is appreciated by staff and visitors alike. It is his sparkling personality that creates such a delightful atmosphere at the Museum and at Museum events. Harvey is a volunteer extrordinaire.
As National Volunteer Week draws to a close for 2018, we would like to say “Congratulations and thank you, Harvey Leamont; it is people like you who make Lake Country such a rich and welcoming community.”