Red Cross to Honor Local Heroes Aug. 28th

Posted on 8-03-2023

The American Red Cross will once again shine a light on heroes in northeast Wisconsin at the 2023 Northeast Wisconsin Heroes Classic set for August 28th at Thornberry Creek in Oneida. This special event will include a mix of in-person golf and online engagement opportunities that benefits the mission of the Red Cross in Wisconsin. The highlight of the event is the recognition and inspiring stories of a variety of local heroes.

The 2023 Northeast Wisconsin Heroes Are:

Adult Good Samaritan – Torre Willadsen, Plymouth (Sheboygan County)

Emergency Response – Nate Franzke, Neenah (Winnebago County)

Military – Ryan Baudhuin, Wrightstown (Brown County)

Youth Good Samaritan – Lola Levin, Appleton (Outagamie County)

“These individuals are such positive reminders of the good in our communities and it’s our privilege to be able to honor them,” said Rebecca Rockhill, Executive Director, Northeast Wisconsin Chapter of the American Red Cross. “It’s great to be able to recognize these local heroes in a fun way with golf and a silent auction, while also keeping with the spirit of generosity that backs the mission of the Red Cross.”

Registration for the event will begin at 8:30am on August 28th, with golfers teeing off at Thornberry Creek in Oneida starting at 10am. For golf sign-ups/details, contact Nate Tackaberry at [email protected]. The silent auction is accessible online and will open a few days before the event. To join the silent auction that supports the Red Cross mission, Please Click HERE. (Golf is not required for involvement and support.)