She is a “tireless advocate” for people who have physical challenges.
Doctor Virginia Wintersteen is an orthopedist at Gundersen Health System. Beyond that work, she has volunteered for years to provide opportunities for children and adults with disabilities. Opportunities that did not always exist.
He wasn’t ready to stop teaching.
When you’re faced with significant challenges of your own, are you still willing to help others?
Age shouldn’t be a factor when it comes to volunteering, says an 81 year old Millston man.
La Crescent, MN (WXOW) October’s Jefferson Awards winners turned a tragedy into a cause to help others. Monica and Steve Holman of La Crescent lost
A La Crosse woman says providing son with quality of life is at the heart of her mission.
Carole Plante is known to some as the Bingo Lady because she volunteers three to five days a week at Bethany Saint Joseph Health Center in La Crosse.
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