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Volunteer Recognition

Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal
For eligible military members. This award is processed through Military Personnel; approval authority is  delegated to commanders authorized to award their Service Achievement Medal

Air Force Volunteer Excellence Award (AFVEA)
The AFVEA was established to recognize federal civilians, family members, and military and federal retirees who perform outstanding volunteer community service of a sustained, direct, and consequential nature. The Air Force Volunteer Excellence Award is available to Fairchild AFB personnel annually

President's Volunteer Service Award 
A recognition program for Americans of all ages who contribute a significant amount of time to volunteer service. The program recognizes individuals, families and groups that have achieved a certain standard - measured by the number of hours served over a 12-month period. Any volunteer may register at the website and record volunteer activities.  Family Services, of the Fairchild AFB Airman and Family Readiness Center, is a Certifying Organization for the President’s Volunteer Service Award; eligible Family Services volunteers may receive annual recognition and awards

Daily Point of Light Award 
Honors individuals and volunteer groups that have made a commitment to connect Americans through service to help meet critical needs in their communities. It focuses on the goals for children and youth set by the President's Summit for America's Future. Each weekday, one volunteer or volunteer effort in the country receives a Daily Point of Light Award


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