October 2010 Backyard Heroes

Ty and Heidi BeckTy and Heidi Beck, Rape Crisis Center

Ty and Heidi Beck are spectacular volunteers for the Rape Crisis Center (RCC). Heidi, a former staff member, as well as Ty have taken on leadership roles at Java Jive, RCC’s annual coffee-tasting fundraiser. Each fall they oversee all the details of the RCC brunch, ensuring that guests are fed and happy. Ty and Heidi’s dedication are key to the success of this annual event.

For information about Rape Crisis Center, our fundraising events, or to volunteer, please visit www.danecountyrcc.org or call 608.251.5126.

Chris ZenchenkoChris Zenchenko, Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually Impaired

Chris Zenchenko is president of Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually Impaired, which offers services to the visually impaired and also advocates for legislation.¬† As someone “raised on volunteering,” Chris is on multiple committees for the Council, and he serves on the State Superintendent’s Council for the Education of Blind Children and the Governor’s Council on Affirmative Action.

For information about the Council or to volunteer, please visit www.wcblind.org or call 608.255.1166.

Photo of Ty and Heidi Beck provided by John Urban, The Urban Photo Company