Volunteer profile: Fayrene Powers

Name: Fayrene Powers

Residence: Portales

Occupation: Retired

Volunteer: Chairwoman of Meals on Wheels

Why she does it: “I grew up in Floyd,” Powers said. “We were farmers, and we learned to help others. As a Christian, I have the responsibility to help make the world a better place by doing whatever I can. I’ve done Meals on Wheels for nine years, and I volunteer in church.”

— Compiled by PNT Correspondent Linda Long