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?
La Crosse, WI (WXOW) – Stephanie Stevens says the help her family received from Shriner’s Hospital when she was born with a rare genetic disease set
Black River Falls, WI (WXOW) – – When Carol Anderson retired from teaching in the Black River Falls School District, she did not stop serving her
CATARACT, Wis. (WXOW) – – If you live in Cataract, chances are you’ve heard of Don Herr. “Over the years, if all else failed …’Go
La Crosse, WI (WXOW) – He is a former Town of Shelby employee who’s spent a lot of time volunteering with the Boy Scouts. And since
La Crosse, WI (WXOW) – Pills, prayer and physical activity…that’s what doctors told Ann Gronbeck Peterson she needed to focus on. Nine years ago, Ann had
Sparta, Wisconsin (WXOW) — The idea to connect the walk and bike paths in Sparta by bridges happened over a cup of coffee. “I got
La Crosse, WI (WXOW) – Every month we have a tough time convincing Jefferson Award winners to accept the honor. Thomas Rand…is no exception. Thirty five
Viroqua, WI (WXOW) – – The Jefferson Award idea is simple. We want to provide some recognition to someone who doesn’t seek it, but provides volunteer
La Crescent, MN (WXOW) – Charles Hinders is tough stuff. The tall, strong man is a product of his childhood which he describes in one word.
La Crosse, WI (WXOW) – Each month, we tell you about someone who contributes to the community expecting nothing in return. They volunteer or see a