Today’s Q106 Homegrown Heroes

Today’s Q106 wants to salute your Homegrown Heroes

If you know someone who has done something good in the community, and deserves to be named a Homegrown Hero, NOMINATE them below, and Today’s Q106 Morning Show Jackson and Andi will announce a Homegrown Hero every Friday morning!

Local stories of homegrown heroes

Past Homegrown Heroes:

Today’s Q106 Homegrown Hero 3/24/17

Congratulations to our Homegrown Hero this week, Jessica Fritsch from Waterloo, WI !

Wayne Fritsch nominated Jessica and said, “She is a special education teacher for the Marshall high school. She has students that come back after graduating and say they know they wouldn’t have made it without her!”


Today’s Q106 Homegrown Hero 3/17/17

Congratulations to our Homegrown Hero this week, Scott Hodkiewicz of Oregon!

Daniele nominated Scott because he is a fulltime firefighter, on his days off he helps people that have car trouble on the side of the road. He also takes time out of his days to be a president of a travel softball organization.

Today’s Q106 Homegrown Hero 3/10/17

Congratulations to our Homegrown Hero this week, Angie Halverson from Stoughton!

Tyna Swatek nominated Angie Halverson to be our Homegrown Hero…Tyna said, “4 years ago, my husband died from cancer. Angie was there whether planning meals for my family or taking my girls shopping. It meant the world to me as she had her own family! She deserves it!!”


Today’s Q106 Homegrown Hero 3/3/17

Congratulations to our Homegrown Hero this week, Dawn Foster from Portage!

Melissa Kampka nominated Dawn Foster to be our Homegrown Hero
Dawn is an amazing children’s librarian! Melissa’s two year old has cystic fibrosis and hasn’t been able to go to storytime. To make him feel included, Dawn has sent crafts home so he can still participate.


Today’s Q106 Homegrown Hero 2/24/17

Congrats to our Homegrown Hero this week, Tami Hajack from Lake Mills!

Kelly Jones nominated Tami. Kelly said Tami has been picking her daughter up for her after school and takes her home. It has been such a godsend to not have to worry about her. Tami does not ask for money, she does it out of kindness.


Today’s Q106 Homegrown Hero 2/17/17

Congrats to our Homegrown Hero this week, Natalie Kieffer from Barneveld!

JoAnn Stewart nominated Natalie Kieffer from Barneveld, Wi. Natalie is 8. She sent Birthday party invitations with a list of items that is needed for the animals of the Henry Vilas Zoo asking to bring the animals something rather than a present for her!


Today’s Q106 Homegrown Hero 2/10/17

Congrats to our Homegrown Hero this week, Bryan Egel from Orfordville!

Donna nominated Bryan. Bryan served in the Navy and so did Donna’s father, who recently passed. Bryan dressed in his uniform, watched over his casket and helped fold the flag for mom.