Chris Eckerman, Rape Crisis Center

As a volunteer at community outreach events, especially during April’s Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Chris Eckerman’s warmth and compassion allow diverse communities across Dane county to learn about the Rape Crisis Center’s free, 24 hour services. Her commitment to the RCC’s mission also extends to providing essential office support and reception duties.

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

Jeanett Juarez Juarez and Alberto Martinez Lorenzana, Nuestro Mundo Inc.

Jeanett Juarez Juarez and Alberto Martinez Lorenzana consistently demonstrate leadership and parent engagement with Nuestro Munco Inc.—through school-based programs and activities like selling t-shirts, making tamales, or reading with children.  Both monolingual Spanish speakers, their leadership and passion help Nuestro Mundo Inc. reach out to families that may otherwise feel marginalized.

For more information about Nuestro Mundo Inc., or to volunteer, visit or call 608.279.1568.


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