Community Volunteer Awards

2018 Community Volunteer Awards Highlights

Host Nolan Brown, Springs Window Fashions and Co-Chair  of the United Way Community Engagement Capacity Building Team, and emcees Dani Maxwell and Rebecca Ribley, WKOW Channel 27, helped more than 500 attendees celebrate the enormous benefits volunteers bring to Dane County. Keynote speaker Jill Peterson, Corporate Social Responsibility Engagement Manager at Zendesk, spoke on the importance of volunteering as the connection between people seeking to make a difference, and agencies and businesses who are working to create change. Together in hope, we are transforming our community one hour at a time.

100 nominees were recognized for their exemplary service in volunteerism. Congratulations to the 2018 Community Volunteer Award nominees! Special recognition went to seven individuals and four volunteer groups. The 2018 award recipients are Diana Luethje, Ruth Robarts, Marlene & Ray Salas, RSVP Bus Buddy Coordinators, Friends of the State Street Family, Old National Bank, Weston Hannan, C.A.M.P. Bayview, Linda Leggett, Mary Fulton, and Isabella Zahn. Learn more about each of the 2018 United Way Community Volunteer Awards recipients.

Thank you to our presenting sponsor!



Thank you to our supporting sponsor!

 Thank you to our community sponsor!

Thank you to our sponsors!

Media Sponsors: WKOW TV and WORT 89.9 FM Community Radio
Table Sponsors: Bluetree Network, BMO Harris Bank, Jim’s Painting, LLC, Old National Bank, Reynolds Transfer & Storage, Springs Window Fashions, TASC, UBS Financial Services Inc., Uno Pizzeria & Grill, Urban Land Interests, Zendesk, and Zimbrick, Inc.
Award Sponsors: Business Volunteer Network, Dane County Administrators of Volunteer Services, and the Irwin A. and Robert D. Goodman Fund in the United Way of Dane County Foundation
In-Kind Sponsors: Ascentives, Inc., Celebrations Entertainment, Goodman’s Jewelers, Live Well Social Videos, Madison Concourse Hotel and Governor’s Club, and Total Awards & Promotions, Inc.


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