Volunteers honored for their Golden Hearts

The Door County community took time Thursday evening to honor area volunteerism during the Golden Hearts Awards. Held virtually over YouTube, Pam Seiler of Destination Sturgeon Bay and Dan Tjernagel of Sturgeon Bay School District emceed the program that paid tribute to 33 individuals and organizations making an impact in the community.


One of those winners is NEW Radio intern and Southern Door senior Brady Tooley. He was recognized for his efforts supporting the Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Southern Door Haunted Mansion, Chop and Shop with a Cop, and USDA Farmers to Families Food Box Program


You can find a list of the other winners below and watch the ceremony here.

WPS Environmental Service Award: Mark Holey, Crossroads at Big Creek Fish Tales
Youth Volunteer of the Year Award: Brady Tooley, Southern Door High School
Group Volunteer of the Award: Door County YMCA Food Program Volunteers
Adult Volunteer of the Year Award: Jennifer Thompson Northern Door Children’s Center
Karl May Lifetime Achievement Award: Patti Vickman, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Brussels Lions Club.

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