ATLANTA Lewis Cline, community executive, Canton/Woodstock/Jasper, with Bank of North Georgia Synovus, was named a Synovus REACH Volunteer of the Year.
The Columbus-based financial services company announced the recipients of its REACH Awards, which are part of Synovus' community outreach program.
The REACH Awards honor the volunteer efforts of individuals who participate in hands-on efforts that make a significant difference in the communities where they live and work.
Cline's nomination highlighted his 351 volunteer hours during 2012 with organizations that included the Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce, Canton Downtown Development Authority and numerous other civic organizations.
During 2012, Synovus team members across the Southeast participated in more than 945 projects and contributed more than 16,000 hours of volunteer time.