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17th Annual Golden Heart Recipients Announced Created On 10/9/2017
April 11, 2019
The Volunteer Center of Door County celebrated the 17th Annual Golden Heart Volunteer Celebration “Volunteers- Our Brightest Stars” on Thursday, April 11, 2019 Guests celebrated at the Stone Harbor Ballroom honoring the incredible work of Door County volunteers and the non-profit organizations they serve.
Corey Reyment, life-long resident of Northeast Wisconsin provided the keynote address titled "Life Is Short". Corey has truly come to realize what a big impact each person can havein the short time we are given on the planet. Corey spoke on the ripple effect just changing the life of one peron can have and challenged the attendees to go out and make as many positive impacts as they can. Pam Seiler and Dan Tjernagel served as the Master of Ceremonies. Each nominee received a complimentary dinner and a gift from Woodrow Engineering.
Award recipients received $500 to donate to a Door County charity of their choice in addition to a custom designed art piece by Chad Luberger of Plum Bottom Gallery. Gretchen Mueller, Margaret Hartman and Bria Caldecott each received a $500 academic scholarship. The 2019 award recipients are:
Adult: Traci Bournoville, Corpus Christi Fellowship Committee
Environmental Stewardship: Annie Egan, Celebrate Water Door County
Group: Door County Habitat for Humanity Home Preservation Team
Youth Scholarship: Gretchen Mueller, Southern Door High; Margaret Hartman, Sevastopol High; and Bria Caldecott, Gibraltar High School
Karl May Lifetime of Service Award: Julie LaLuzerne, Wisconsin Humane Society/Door County Campus Therapy Dog Program
The Volunteer Center is pleased to host this community-building event to support volunteerism in Door County with support from Door County Medical Center, Sturgeon Bay Rotary Club Charitable Trust, and Nicolet National Bank.. For information on how you can volunteer, please visit our website at www.VolunteerDoorCounty.com or call the Volunteer Center at (920) 746-7704.
Fight Blood Cancer! Volunteer at the Scenic Shore 150 Bike Tour July 20-21, 2019
We have many volunteer opportunities available, so register early to get your preferred volunteer activity and location!
The Scenic Shore 150 Bike Tour is a two-day, 150-mile, fully-supported cycling event that is open to riders of all ages and abilities. One of Wisconsin's most popular bike rides, the Scenic Shore 150 is the largest locally organized and supported event for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. With 1,300 riders raising nearly $2 million we continue to be one of the premier charity cycling events in the Midwest.
We are looking for individual volunteers and volunteer groups to join us during the 2019 event on Saturday, July 20 & Sunday, July 21, as well as before and after the bike tour on Friday, July 19 & Monday, July 22. There are several volunteer opportunities available as bikers pedal their way from Mequon to stay overnight in Manitowoc, and then pedal again up to Sturgeon Bay on Sunday. Examples of areas where volunteers are needed are listed below:
- Booth Volunteers
- Loading and Unloading Trucks
- Table and Banner Set-Up
- Meal Support
- Rest Stop Support
- Cheer Teams
- Rider Check-In
- Finish Line
- Traffic Control
In 2019 we also have special incentives available to volunteer teams! Register a team of 10 or more volunteers by June 1, 2019 and receive:
- Team name printed on the back of your volunteer shirts!
- Earn special 10x10 rewards for your volunteer and riding team.
- Earn special recognition on our website and during this year's ride.
- Watch for other exciting incentives and friendly competition to be announced.
Sign up online to volunteer at https://events.lls.org/pages/wi/2019Scenicshorevolunteer or call 262-785-4272 with any questions! Thank You!
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- Choose an existing team you're already a member or captain of, or
- Create a new team to sign up.
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