School gets a boost from his support

APPLETON — Arnie Vanden Boomen is St. Francis Xavier High School’s No. 1 fan. That fact is commemorated on a plaque above the top bleacher in the … Read More

Acting and volunteering keep him busy

MANITOWOC — Zach Lulloff is perhaps best known throughout the community for his acting abilities. For years, theater-goers have seen him perform a tremendous array of roles … Read More

God gives to them, so they give to others

Kimberly — Bill and Rose Adamietz both come from large Catholic families (seven children and 10 children, respectively) and have been faithful churchgoers since childhood. When their … Read More

In their grief, she brings comfort

PULASKI — In the small town of Pulaski, people meet with Pam Janssen and cry. Janssen admitted, she cries, too. As a funeral director at Marnocha Funeral … Read More

Caring has always been M.D.’s M.O.

ANTIGO — Dr. Ted Fox grew up wanting to tend cows. Instead, he has spent a lifetime caring for people. At 5 foot, 6 inches, the longtime … Read More

Teamwork is key to their activities

HILBERT — Sally and Mark Gruber believe in teamwork and use their volunteer efforts to promote it to others and enhance it for themselves. The couple is … Read More

Compassion is at core of her life

GREEN BAY — Claire Schiefelbein knows from experience how the Society of St. Vincent de Paul can bring comfort to the poor and afflicted. In January 1993, … Read More

Like her faith, volunteering has evolved

NEENAH — Lisa Durocher’s volunteering interests change as her faith changes. “It has evolved as I’ve evolved,” she said. Active in her parish and the Neenah-Menasha community, … Read More

Spirit of giving fills her life

APPLETON — “A little kindness goes a long way,” says Barb Ketter as she reflects on volunteerism. And it’s a spirit that is catching, she adds. Volunteering … Read More

Her violin makes more than music

ALLOUEZ — Five years ago, Kimberly Krejcarek achieved her childhood dream of learning to play the violin. Now she’s doing what her heart and her faith were … Read More