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Jefferson Award winner volunteers despite living with rare genetic disorder Video included

Stephanie Stevens says the help her family received from Shriner's Hospital when she was born with a rare genetic disease set the course of her life. "They were never asked to pay back anything but we were told we could pay it forward."


May Jefferson Award Winner: Carol Anderson Video included

When Carol Anderson retired from teaching in the Black River Falls School District, she did not stop serving her community.  In fact, she began working on a big challenge.  Hunger.   


Jefferson Award Winner: Don Herr, leaving his mark on Cataract, WI Video included

If you live in Cataract, chances are you've heard of Don Herr.   "Over the years, if all else failed ...'Go to Uncle Don'. See him. He'll straighten it out for you," said Don.  


March Jefferson Award Winner: Harvey Geary Video included

He is a former Town of Shelby employee who's spent a lot of time volunteering with the Boy Scouts.


Stock Market opened by Jefferson Awards Foundation

When the stock market opens and closes, you'll find members of an organization ringing the bell. Today on the NASDAQ Exchange, members of the Jefferson Awards Foundation took part. 


Peter & Andrew Hughes Bring Guitar Academy to Kids at Boys & Girls Club Video included

Guitar Academy at the Boys & Girls Club, Mathy Center is about much more than music.  The program teaches kids accountability, allows them to make friends more easily and teaches discipline. 


Jefferson Award Winner Thomas Rand started La Crosse Community Thanksgiving Dinner Video included

Every month we have a tough time convincing Jefferson Award winners to accept the honor. Thomas Rand is no exception. 


November Jefferson Award Winner: Verna Mae Buhr Video included

This month's winner is grateful for the award, but would continue volunteering without it.


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