Bocholt (PID). 21 other citizens are now holders of the Bocholt volunteer card. They were honored for their volunteer work. "What would Bocholt be without the honorary post? Without volunteering, Bocholt would look different, and I'm happy and proud at the same time that I can give you the honorary cards for their great work, "said Mayor Peter Nebelo in a small ceremony in the rooms of the volunteer agency Bocholt.
Mathias Hellige (Association for Chernobyl-damaged children),
Christa and Angelika Balsam, Corinne Crefeld, Mechthild Demming, Sophia Heitz, Maria Heling, Michael Rolfing, Anna Vagedes, Ursula Wensing, Maria Wülfert (all Omega eV),
Eva Schmerling (Association Life in Old Age)
Eike Matschke (THW Bocholt),
Doris Sauerland (Children's House eV),
Renate Schepers, Mechthild Schönet, Ute Schroder-Weckerle (Caritas Association Bocholt Frauenhaus),
Markus Reusen (Förderverein Inklusio Mussum),
Irmgard Lehnert (DRC Bocholt)
Johann Jürgen Potthoff (Maltester Auxiliary Service),
Petra Börgers (German Child Protection Association)
Statistics Honorary card
Since the introduction of the volunteer card, 494 cards have been issued. It grants its holders certain benefits. Statistically, a volunteer citizen in Bocholt is engaged on average about 7,2 hour per week. The average age is 52 years. Men and women are in balance.