NJHeartland.org names Chris Volker of Newfield as the Heartland Hero for November 2021. Volker shined as a leader to help the unemployed with weekly food distributions. He was able to keep most of his staff employed at The Boys & Girls Clubs of Cumberland County through the pandemic due to his tireless efforts to secure numerous grants. Through Volker’s leadership, The Boys & Girls Club has experienced tremendous success over the years. To learn more about The Boys & Girls Clubs of Cumberland County, call 856-696-4190 or visit bgccumberland.org.
While New Jersey’s Heartland is filled with hidden gems, its biggest treasures are the people who make the region a great place to live, work, play, and raise a family. To nominate your Heartland Hero, visit njheartland.org/live/heartland-heroes-nomination-form.