Carol Plante is known to some as the Bingo Lady because she volunteers three to five days a week at Bethany Saint Joseph Health
La Crosse, WI (WXOW) – Lorraine Cafe says up until just recently volunteering helped fill a void. The 71-year-old is this month’s Jefferson Award recipient. “Up
WASHINGTON (AP) — – A La Crosse man recognized for his efforts at helping young people in the community is sharing his story on a
Onalaska, WI (WXOW) – While she might have a full closet of elegant gowns but Miranda Schmidt says competing in pageants is more than just fancy
April’s Jefferson Award winner is Gerald Bonsack, a Brice Prairie native who moved to La Crosse to work as an engineer. Gerald says that his
She thought she would become an elementary education teacher. But a request from a school secretary changed that. One day, Tricia Gibbons was asked if
Westby, WI (WXOW) – – A Westby woman is this month’s Jefferson Award winner. Recipients of this prestigious award are people who go above and beyond
She’s a driving force behind the effort to end homelessness in La Crosse. For that effort, Sister Karen Neuser of the Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual
La Crosse, WI (WXOW) – Mary Hirsch-Justice has an unusual philosophy on winter. “As nasty and as cold as it is, it’s good for us to
BLAIR, WI (WXOW) – – She is part of a family effort to provide help for people who need it. Sherry Kelly is reluctant to talk
Washington, DC (WXOW) – Each month, WXOW receives nominations for the Jefferson Award. That award is earned through significant community service. In April each year, we
La Crescent, MN (WXOW) – Cassie Buehler says too many people make excuses why they can’t volunteer. “Doesn’t matter you age, your skill set, your interests.
This month’s Jefferson Award winner is working to make the community a safer place to live. Sherry Hougom’s efforts are inspired by her daughter, Sara.