Cathryn Couch

5 Bay Area Jefferson Award Winners Earn Silver Medals For Public ServiceThe annual Jefferson Award silver medal ceremony honored five standouts in local community service who will now be invited to Washington, D.C. to attend an evening gala with regional winners from around the country.
Jefferson Award Winner Teaches Teen To Cook, Feeds IllNorth Bay chef started with a simple request: teach a teenager how to cook. Now, that idea's boiled over into a unique meals program that the chef says is saving lives. It's earned her this week's Jefferson Award.