Interim Executive Director of Solutions Center Maggie McCullough stands in a play room at the agency's family shelter that was renovated with the help of a group of sociology students from Moraine Park Technical College. The students are the recipients of the Cheers for Volunteers Spirit of Compassion award.
Teenagers who are already making a difference in the world, people who haven't let a personal disability impact the time they take to help others, a volunteer who doesn't let his age stop him and a posthumous honor highlight the 2014 Cheers for Volunteers awards.
Nine awards will be presented during the annual ceremony slated Thursday, May 1, at Holiday Inn in Fond du Lac. The program, which is open to the public, begins with a reception at 5:30 p.m. followed by dinner and the awards ceremony at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $30 each.
The event is sponsored by the Volunteer Center of Fond du Lac County, The ...