WBOC’s Jefferson Awards honor the best of the best when it comes to community service on Delmarva. Herman Purnell has DJ’d countless events throughout the Eastern Shore for nearly 30 years. So DJ’s his time and talent for Special Friends of Delmarva, a group helping people with disabilities, was a natural fit. Watch Purnell’s reaction to the news he’s a Jefferson Award winner. More about Purnell’s volunteer work here.
About the Jefferson Awards
WBOC is proud to be a local partner of the Jefferson Awards, which are presented to unrecognized citizens on Delmarva who provide extraordinary public service. The Jefferson Awards are presented on two levels: national and local. The mission of the Jefferson Awards is to encourage and honor individuals for their achievements and contributions through public and community service.
The 2019 Jefferson Awards are made possible through the support of our local sponsor, Nanticoke Health Services.