Jennifer Garner has been honoured as 2007's 'West Virginian of the Year' in her hometown.
On Dec 30, the 35-year-old was given the accolade by her hometown paper, Charleston's Sunday Gazette-Mail.
The Sunday Gazette-Mail said that it chose the 'Daredevil' star for her dedication, hard work and service as an ambassador and role model for West Virginia.
"For her dedication, work ethic and unique role as role model and ambassador for West Virginia," People quoted the Sunday Gazette-Mail, as saying.
The actress' mother, Pat Garner, told the native newspaper that her daughter was pretty passionate about her love of West Virginia.
"She's pretty passionate about her love of West Virginia. She just considers it home," Pat Garner said.