Do you know someone in your neighborhood who’s making a difference and deserves recognition? Nominate a Bay Area resident for a Jefferson Award by completing this online nomination form. [ CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT […]
We asked CBS 5′s Jefferson Awards reporters Kate Kelly and Sharon Chin to share what it’s like to tell the stories of Bay Area heroes. Kate Kelly: “There has always been a need to tell […]
How do you get kids to read more? An Alameda business owner has encouraged hundreds of children with a two-wheeled incentive. Sharon Chin on this week’s Jefferson Award winner.
No senior citizen is forgotten when this week’s Jefferson Award winner gets involved — she’ll connect a senior in need with any service, from manicurist to plumber.
Homebound senior citizens in the Bay Area have a way of making friends and staying connected without leaving their homes, thanks to a woman with a bright idea. This week’s Jefferson Award winner shows community is only a phone call away.
Thousands of Bay Area battered women have found safety and new start, thanks to this week’s Jefferson Award winner, an East Bay pioneer in helping domestic violence victims.
Some East Bay children with disabilities and serious illnesses are finding healing that medicine can’t provide: they’re jumping in the saddle. This week’s Jefferson Award winner, is a woman who isn’t horsing around.