Congratulations to Joy Weiner of Brazoria County Senate District 11 Volunteer of the Year!!
Joy Weiner, Texas Senate District 11’s Volunteer of Year
Video – SRECs Tanya Robertson and JT Edwards formally announce SD-11’s Volunteer of the Year during Senate District 11’s grassroots training.
Joy is currently serving as President of Angleton Republican Women, after serving as Vice President.
A longtime Republican activist and volunteer, Joy actively supports candidates by hosting block parties, working polls, attending fund raisers, block walking and making phone calls for Republican candidates.
She volunteers for many Brazoria County GOP events and fundraisers such as the Brazoria County Lincoln – Reagan dinner She also served as an adviser in the establishment of the Brazoria County Young Republicans.
As a conservative Republican with a passion for serving, Joy was part of the Texas Strike Force coordinated by RNC National Committeeman (TX) Dr. Robin Armstrong for the Romney presidential campaign in Cleveland, Ohio.
“Joy is her namesake. An articulate, energetic, motivated, and talented Republican activist who is dedicated to growing our Party, especially in non-traditional areas of our Party.”, says SREC SD-11’s Committeeman JT Edwards. “Joy has been a light unto my feet and a lamp unto my path. She leads the way for all of us to follow. All the intangibles of a Volunteer of the Year who sets the standard of Republican activism and volunteerism for others to meet and exceed.”
SREC SD-11 Committeewoman Tanya Robertson’s comments, “Joy truly possesses a tireless servant’s heart. Whether it’s working for conservative causes, supporting Republican candidates, or sharing the gospel of our Savior, Jesus Christ, she is relentless when it comes to working to restore our Republic and save souls.” She adds, “It’s been both humbling, and a pleasure, to witness Joy touch lives, hearts, and make such a difference in our communities, especially with the challenges that she faces. She is not only a phenomenal role model for our next generation but for those of us who have the honor of being a part of her life.”
SD-11 Republican legislators also recognize Joy’s activism and volunteerism:
State Representative Ed Thompson (R-Pearland, HD-29):
“I join with many others to congratulate Joy Weiner in being named the SD-11Volunteer of the Year. She has been very active in our community. Closely involved with the Republican Party and with local and statewide politics,she has also devoted many years to making a difference in the lives ofstudents at Alvin Community College and as a result has strengthened our local workforce. She does all this, in addition to fighting cancer, with grace and a smile that lights up a room. Freddie and I are fortunate to be good friends with Joy, someone who truly walks the talk. Congratulations, Joy!”
Senator Larry Taylor (R-Friendswood, SD-11):
“Congratulations to my friend, our SD-11 Volunteer of the Year, Joy Weiner. While waging her own personal fight against cancer, she carries on our political fight for liberty and freedom. My fellow Republicans across Senate District 11 are grateful for her service and praying for her full recovery.”
The Republican Party of Texas sponsors a banquet every other year to honor its top Republican volunteers in all 31 Texas Senate Districts. This year’s celebration for our Volunteers include:
* Breakfast hosted by State Representative Todd Hunter
* Special Capitol Tour
* Lunch at the Capitol Grill hosted by our Texas Land Commissioner, George P. Bush
* Reception and Governor’s Mansion Tour hosted by Governor Abbott
* Banquet with Guest Speaker, Ret. Colonel Allen West, former U.S. Congressman, at The Austin Club
PLUS Volunteers of the Year are announced with their photos, at the 2016 Republican Party State Convention!
Who knows…. next time it could be you!