Preparations are underway to recognize more outstanding volunteers from Hub Territory at the 29th annual Freedom Awards banquet. The 2019 event will be held Thursday, April 25 at Kearney’s Younes Conference Center. Tickets for the event are $35 each, and can be purchased at the Hub front counter, or order online by visiting: https://www.kearneyhub.com/submission_forms/freedom_awards/
This year’s winners are:
- Youth Who Care – Ashton Masek
- Religion – First Baptist Church volunteers
- Sports – Dwaine Schmitt
- Agriculture – Steve Rogers
- Medical/Health – Judy Tomczak
- Business & Industry – Eaton Corp.
- Service Organizations – Dobytown Kiwanis
- Arts & Entertainment – World Theatre volunteers
- Education – Gloria Ourada-Simonson
- Humanitarian – Jackie Purdy
Winners were nominated by the public and selected by a volunteer board. Check back for feature stories on each of these winners.