Neighbor to Neighbor celebrated their organization’s achievements at their annual meeting and community social at Hope United Church on May 2. In 2015, 1,278 individuals benefitted from services provided by Neighbor to Neighbor. Door County residents saved more than $400,000 in medical expenses by using the organization’s services. One hundred and twelve volunteers donated 3,679 hours to facilitate medical equipment loans, serve as peer companions and/or respite care providers to homebound or isolated individuals, staff the office, serve on the board of directors, and assist with special events.
Awards were presented to the following individuals: Retiring Board Members Cal Holvenstot and Pat Scieszinski; Peer Companion Program – Marie Anderson; Respite Care Program – Gary Stenzel; Medical Equipment Program – Karen & Gary Bellin; N2N Golden Heart Award – Beverly & Paul Ozburn. For more information call 920.743.7800.