2017 Outstanding Volunteer Awards Recap

April 21, 2017 | United Way Team

Our annual Outstanding Volunteer Awards event helps celebrate National Volunteer month and recognize volunteers — real life superheroes in our community. A huge thank you to everyone who helped make this event possible including our sponsor Rockwell Collins, our United Way staff and volunteers, and all of our nonprofit partners.

Guest speaker and former EMT, Linda MaitlandOur William B. Quarton Society and Young Leaders Society help select 15 finalists for these awards every year and then announce winners at the event. This year's winners each received an award and $500 to donate to a nonprofit of their choosing.

Outstanding Youth Volunteer, Marie Claire HenricksonOutstanding Youth Volunteer

Mary Claire Henrickson

Outstanding Adult Volunteer
Steve Serrot

Outstanding Senior Volunteer
Roger Wilcox

Outstanding Business Volunteer
Diamond V

Outstanding Group Volunteer
Latino Employee Network

 Outstanding Group Volunteer, Latino Employee Network

Volunteer Now!Our challenge to you: ask a friend, family member, or coworker to be your superhero sidekick in your volunteerism during the next year. Simply have them create a profile on Volunteer Now so they can track their volunteer hours and get connected to local opportunities.