Seven Salisbury Township residents were recognized for their contributions to the community through volunteer work at the township's annual volunteer recognition ceremony Wednesday at the .
- Member of the Mountainville Lions Club for more than 50 years.
- Served as president of the Mountainville Lions Club, which supported school functions, seeing eye dogs, police dogs, the eye bank, and international relief projects.
- Member of the Pioneers Club.
- Generally willing to lend a helping hand to friends and neighbors.
Gerald (Jerry) Royer
- Devoted time to the Salisbury Youth Association's baseball team as a coach by teaching children how to play sports together, how to win and have fun, too.
- Fireman for the past 33 years with Western Salisbury Fire Department, and even when he's not doing physical labor for them, he's still willing to answer the calls.
- Volunteered as a Salisbury Youth Association (SYA) basketball coach since 2002 and is still coaching.
- Coached SYA soccer (2005 - 2009).
- Partnered with her husband, Marc Eripret, to coach the Salisbury Middle School girls' basketball team for an undefeated season.
- Volunteered to help raise relief funds for the Haitian earthquake effort.
- Assists in the classroom at Harry Truman Elementary School
- Volunteered time as an SYA soccer coach from 2003 to present.
- Coached the same group of SYA youths for six seasons.
- Has offered to coach the Salisbury Middle School girls’ basketball team and led them to an undefeated season.
Patricia and Richard Dillman
- Established Jenn’s House, a facility offering lodging and comfort for those needing to stay in close proximity to the hospital. Their daughter, Jenn, suddenly passed away in 1991 after a chartered bus accident. They found value in such a facility and wanted to add more to the area.
- Member of Salisbury Fire Company for 14 years,
- Has served as deputy chief for past few years and has been responsible for maintenance of equipment.
- Roles have included: firefighter, fire officer, fire inspector and public education.
- Active member of Cedar Crest Bible Fellowship Church.
- Traveled to third world countries to build housing.