Outstanding Volunteer Awards Recap

April 22, 2016 | United Way Team

Thanks for coming to our annual Volunteer Recognition Breakfast! This event is a great opportunity to recognize volunteers and the important role they play in our community. We also announced the winners of our Outstanding Volunteer Awards. Each winner received $500 to donate to a nonprofit of their choice. When each winner makes their choice, we will announce it on our blog.

These outstanding volunteers had to start somewhere. You can find begin or continue your volunteerism by visiting uweci.org/volunteernow. For a full list of all the nominees, see the list below.

2016 Outstanding Youth Volunteers Nominees
Madhuri Belkale
Parker Krouse
Jacqueline Luna
Sydney Rieckhoff
Ellen Schlarmann
Keelie Wilkinson

2016 Outstanding Adult Volunteers Nominees
RaeAnn Barnhart
Rachel Baugh
Cindy Dvorak
Tracy Ehlert
Andy Hepker
Margo Jarosz
Jane Lindemann
Mary Alley Miller
Ethan Mortensen
Aimee Noehren
June Rainbow
Dave Richardson
Penny Sailer

2016 Outstanding Senior Volunteers Nominees
Scott Chariton
Kathy Donnelly
Gloria Ford
Ethel Houser
Susy Jones
Joan Millen
Phil and LaVonne Owen
Margaret Plascencia
Carol Zingg

2016 Outstanding Business Volunteers Nominees
Bankers Trust
Hy-Vee Food and Drug Stores
ImOn Communications
Lynch Ford Chevrolet
SecurityCoverage, Inc.
Wells Fargo Bank

2016 Outstanding Group Volunteers Nominees
Leslee Sandberg and Kate Rose
Mount Mercy Enactus Club
Shared Blessings– Community Meal Program
St. Pius X Catholic Church
Volunteer Ombudsmen–Linn & Jones Counties
Young Parents Network Group Facilitators