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June 2020 Backyard Heroes

June 2020 Backyard Heroes

Dana Pellebon - OutReach Dana is an OutReach board member. She assists with fundraising and stage management for special events.  In her spare time, Dana is also an actor, director, and producer in local and regional theatrical productions, in addition to being active...

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May 2020 Backyard Heroes

May 2020 Backyard Heroes

Tina Sweep - OutReach LGBTQ + Community Center Tina has been a volunteer at OutReach since 2015. She helps facilitate the Madison Ace space group, helps with public education on our Speakers Bureau, and helps train new volunteers. She is a fierce advocate for the...

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April 2020 Backyard Heroes

April 2020 Backyard Heroes

Ned Dorff - Wisconsin Conservation Voices Ned is an advocate for clean energy. An environmental educator and Vice-Chair of Green Bay's Sustainability Commission, he is working with Wisconsin Conservation Voices to take clean energy conversations to the Green Bay...

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March 2020 Backyard Heroes

March 2020 Backyard Heroes

  Kristin Hoff Schmidt -WORT 89.9 FM Kris volunteers with WORT answering pledge phones and assisting with outreach tabling. As a Master Gardener, she has returned her training hours by renovating and maintaining the landscaping outside the station, beautifying...

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Freedom Inc. Celebrates 15th Anniversary

Freedom Inc. Celebrates 15th Anniversary

Led by co-directors Kabzuag Vaj and M Adams, Freedom Inc. is a Madison-based organization formed to advocate for the rights of Southeast Asian and Black communities through education and direct action. Founded 15 years ago as an after-school program, Freedom Inc. has...

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