October 2012 Backyard Heroes

Sheila Spear, Wisconsin Network for Peace and Justice

Sheila Spear has been a volunteer with Wisconsin Network for Peace and Justice, serving as treasurer and newsletter editor.  Having lived in Britain, Tanzania, Kenya, and Australia, Sheila has long been committed to justice here in Madison.  Her history of activism, wry sense of humor, and unflagging interest in the world around her greatly enrich WNPJ.

For more information about the Wisconsin Network for Peace and Justice or to volunteer, visit www.wnpj.org or call 608.250.9240.

Kim Crowell, Rape Crisis Center

Kim Crowell is Rape Crisis Center’s volunteer counselor on its crisis hotline.  Kim has dedicated over 250 hours to ensuring that callers harmed by sexual violence receive support. She is a model volunteer who helps train new volunteers. Kim sets an example for “giving back”.  We’re proud to recognize the great work she does for RCC and the community.

For more information about the Rape Crisis Center or to volunteer, visit www.danecountyrcc.org or call 608.251.5126.

 

Photos provided by John Urban, The Urban Photo Company.