PAULDING – The Paulding County Court Probation Department has announced its year-end report on the court’s Community Service Program.

Community Service is ordered by Judge Suzanne Shuman Rister and administered and supervised by the Paulding County Court Probation Department.

In 2016, community service workers logged 1,869 hours. Figured at the Ohio 2016 minimum wage of $8.10, this equals $15,138.90 worth of worked performed for the benefit of the community.

Any non-profit or governmental agency who wishes to receive further information on the community service program can contact the Paulding County Court Probation Department at 419-399-3016.

Agencies that benefited from the program in 2016 include:

Anna United Methodist, Antwerp United Methodist, Bryan Fire Department, Caring & Sharing Food Pantry, Center for Courageous Kids,

Christ United Methodist, Continental Missionary, Defiance Humane Society, Divine Mercy, Freedom Church, Grover Hill Food Pantry, Grover Hill Village,

House of Love Ministries, Lily Creek Farms, Melrose Food Pantry, Our Daily Bread, Payne Village, PATH Center, Paulding County Court,

Paulding County Common Pleas Court, Paulding County Dog Shelter, Paulding County Senior Center, Paulding Eagles, Payne Fall Festival, Salvation Army,

Scott Village, St. Mary’s Soup Kitchen, St. Paul’s Food Pantry, T.G.I.F., Toledo Youth Basketball, Village of Antwerp, Wayne Trace Wrestling, Y.M.C.A.