John Holst, Citizens for Safe Water Around Badger (CSWAB)

John Holst has played a pivotal role in securing a sustainable and healthy future for the former Badger Army Ammunition Plant lands, and has served as a board member for more than 6 years. “I became a member of CSWAB because as a nearby resident I am greatly concerned about the safety of our water resources in and around Badger.”

For more information or to volunteer with CSWAB, go to or call (608) 643-3124.




Donald Haar aka Willma Flynn-Stone, OutReach

Donald Haar started Willma’s Fund at OutReach in 2011.  Donald, a drag performer, does shows to raise funds for the program. Willma’s Fund gives $500 grants to LGBT homeless people to pay a security deposit, pay a month’s rent, buy food, and more.  The program has raised over $70,000, helped about 100 clients, and has helped 14 people secure housing.

For more information or to volunteer with OutReach, visit or call (608) 255-8582.