Founder

 Bio:

Irvin B. Shannon                                                                                                                         2703 West Silver Street, Philadelphia, PA 19132                                                           Telephone: 267-595-5278 Email: hvcorder@hotmail.com                                                 Website: www.harmoniousvolunteercenter.org

Objective:      To develop a major Nonprofit Corporation that provides Community                                    Service; Volunteer Training Systems; and Assistance To Community                                 Based Organizations on a National Scale.

Education        1959 Edison Technical, Vocational, Commercial High School, Mt.                                                  Vernon, New York 10550 Diploma-Radio Engineering                            1960 Essex College of Business, 1019 Broad Street, Newark, New                                             Jersey 2-1/2 years Court Reporting                                                                                          1965 United States Air Force Inventory Management Technical School,                     1969 Trans World Airlines Customer Service Training, Laguardia                                                   Airport, Flushing, New York-Customer Service                                     1973 Businessmen Clearing House,   Chicago, Illinois, Employment                                              Specialist                                                                                                                                   1980 Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Labor,                                                         Unemployment Division, Intermittent Intake Interviewer                                               1996 Metro Public Adjusters, Bensalem, Pennsylvania, Licensed                                                  Public Insurance Adjuster                                                                                                       1996 MarRon Caterers, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Assistant                                                              Business Manager                                                                                                                    1998 to Current Harmonious Volunteer Center, Executive Director

Awards, Fellowships, Grants:                                                                                                2000           *W.E. Martin Productions, Man of the Year Award,                                         2001   *West Chestnut Street Educational Institute, Five Star Achievement Award   2013   *Philly Rising Community Hero Award

Positions Held:                                                                                                                     1998 to Current     Executive Director, Harmonious Volunteer Center                               1998 to Present     Advisory Board Member, East Parkside Residents Association   1999 to Present     Advisory Board Member, United Block Captain’s Association             2000 to Present     Alumni Member Civilian Philadelphia Police Academy                             2013 to Present     Equal Dollars Community Currency Program Volunteer Administrator

References                                                                                                                                 John E. Brickhouse III, President, North Penn Civic Association, Philadelphia, PA 19132                        Carolyn Harris, Executive Director, West Chestnut Street Educational Institute, Philadelphia, PA 19139                                                                                                       Additional References available upon request.