The Marquette-Alger Regional Educational Service Agency AmeriCorps members are acknowledged by Marquette Mayor Robert Niemi for their dedication to educational service. MARESA AmeriCorps members commit to a year of service in the local school districts, providing literacy support to struggling readers. Niemi proclaimed April 1 as National Service Recognition Day, and presented the MARESA AmeriCorps members with certificates of appreciation for their volunteer efforts. Pictured are, back row, Jeanne Sekely, Brandon Peters, Kelli Pfiester, Cathy Phillips, Ann Yeager and Sara Lakosky, and front row, Laura Mead, Diane Jarvi, Katie Mann, Kimberly Conrad and Laura Bronstein. Not pictured is Christina Alworden.