Honoring Those Who Give from the Heart
In order to keep the community safe and healthy during this coronavirus pandemic, the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region and NBC26 have canceled the Celebrating Volunteer 2020 event April 21. We are evaluating how to honor our award recipients. Thank you for your gracious support of the community’s generous volunteers. Please visit our Community Foundation and COVID-19 Response page for additional updates.
Janet Berry Volunteer of the Year Award
Paul & Elaine Groth Mentoring Award
Sponsor: Mielke Family Foundation
Health Care Volunteer Award
Sponsor: Ascension St. Elizabeth’s Hospital and ThedaCare
Mary Beth Nienhaus
Walter L. Rugland Community Service Award
Capital Credit Union & Pillars
Business Partnership of the Year Award
Youth Scholarship Award
Sponsor: Community First Credit Union
Thanks to the generosity of award sponsors, each award recipient receives $5,000 for their favorite Fox Valley charity (youth recipient receives $1,000 for charity plus a $1,500 scholarship). Since 1998, award sponsors have given $723,000 to local charities selected by their award recipients!
Hover over a recipient to learn more