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2016 Foster Grandparents of the Year

Porter-Leath’s Generations Program collaborates with over 130 Foster Grandparents that volunteer over 20 hours per week. Foster Grandparents offer aid in preschools, elementary schools, libraries, community centers, and hospitals around Memphis. Vella Noel and Melvin Holmes were chosen as the 2016 Foster Grandparents of the Year for their honorable dedication to helping children in their local communities.