Notices :: 10 Years of Celebrating Our Volunteers

This 148-page, high-quality book chronicles the first 10 years of Celebrating Our Volunteers, the annual gala that recognizes volunteers doing good work in the Fox Valley community. Born of the tragic deaths of community leaders Paul and Elaine Groth, the event honors those who serve as they did and inspires others to get involved. Free copies of the book are available at the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region's office, 4455 W. Lawrence St. in Grand Chute. Return to

10 Years of Celebrating Our Volunteers features:

  • Profiles and photos of all past award recipients
  • A history of the event told by those who created it
  • A DVD featuring interviews of the event founders and photos of past galas
  • Highlights of each year leading up to the event
  • An original poem on volunteering by Ellen Kort, Wisconsin's first poet laureate
  • Lists of volunteers of the year selected by are nonprofits
  • Special artwork commissioned for the galas and bios of the artists

Made possible by the generous support of sponsors:

  • RR Donnelley (lead sponsor)
  • Affinity Health System
  • Community First Credit Union
  • Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region
  • Mielke Family Foundation
  • The Post-Crescent
  • School Specialty Inc.
  • SECURA Insurance
  • ThedaCare
  • Thrivent Financial for Lutherans