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3Mgives Volunteer Story Archives
| Laura Alvarado|
Laura Alvarado, technical support assistant, Austin, Texas, mentors at Wooten Elementary School in Austin, Texas, where her service has impacted nearly all of the students.
| Greg Amell|
Greg Amell, advanced product development specialist, St. Paul, Minn., has sparked a love of science in Burnsville, Minn. sixth grade students.
| Chad Benton|
Chad Benton, manufacturing manager, Brownwood, Texas, serves on the school board in Early, Texas.
| Alice Chu|
Alice Chu, retired, Brookings, S.D., tutors students at Hillcrest Elementary School, where she has received the volunteer of the year award.
| Bill Cordt|
Bill Cordt, retired, Fairmont, Minn., works on fundraising activities for Martin Luther High School in Northrup, Minn.
| Ed Evans|
Ed Evans, retired, Outing, Minn., was a founding member of the Outing Volunteer Library in northern Minnesota – handling construction, fundraising, and finances.
| Don Goetz|
Don Goetz, retired, Hartford City, Ind., is the secretary for the “Build a Better Blackford” committee, with the mission to improve housing and home values in Blackford County, Ind.
| Wil Hirsch|
With 19 years and 8,000 hours, Wil Hirsch’s volunteer service is highly valued by the Science Museum of Minnesota.
| Paul Kadera|
Paul Kadera, advanced technologist, St. Paul, Minn., is a 3M building coordinator for American Red Cross blood drives.
| Roger Kopp|
Roger Kopp, manufacturing engineering specialist, Springfield, Mo., is the unit commissioner for three Boy Scout troops and three Cub Scout packs.
| Richard Lambert|
During his 31 years of retirement, Dick Lambert, Martinsville, Ind., has made volunteering his way of life.
| Don Lee|
Through the 3M CARES Habitat for Humanity project, Don Lee, retired, St. Paul, Minn., handles framing carpentry and installation.
| Jeff Lim|
Jeff Lim, chemist, Austin, Texas, leads a legion of volunteers to excite thousands of students about engineering through Central Texas Discover Engineering.
| Juli Okal|
Juli Okal, marketing development manager, St. Paul, Minn., is vice president for the Foster Community Foundation.
| Judy Parker|
Judy Parker, retired, Emmaus, Pa., is an officer with The American Association for the Advancement of Science.
| Tonya Priestley|
Tonya Priestley, district sales manager, Portland, Ore., leads a support group for women with breast cancer.
| Todd Roethemeier|
As a volunteer firefighter with the Glencoe, Minnesota, fire department, Todd Roethemeier, Filtrete assembly operator, Hutchinson, Minn., responds to more than 100 fire and rescue calls each year.
| Mark Shoup|
Mark Shoup, manufacturing production engineer, Brookings, S.D., is a member of the Brookings Boys & Girls Club Advisory Council and their Resource Development subcommittee.
| Michele Whyle|
Michele Whyle, head of sustainability and quality, St. Paul, Minn., co-leads Operation Sandlot, a program to redistribute used baseball equipment to children of families who cannot afford their own.
| Jen Zoller|
Jen Zoller, program manager, is president of Forward: the River Falls Public Schools Education Foundation.
| Abdul Dire|
Abdul Dire's mission is to build sustainable villages in his ancestral region of Ethiopia.
| Mette Lundsgaard|
Mette Lundsgaard, manufacturing products manager, Brownwood, Texas, teaches life skills to young women coming out of juvenile detention facilities, and helps train women for employment.
| Larry Clemens|
Larry Clemens, retired, Minneapolis, Minn., is a self-taught IT specialist who is known as a "one-man geek squad."
| Kari Kelcher|
Kari Kelcher, technical aide, St. Paul, Minn., turned her horseback riding hobby into a volunteer passion with Stable Pathways.
| Jerry Johnson|
Every Tuesday morning for 18 years, Jerry Johnson, retired, White Bear Lake, Minn., has served in the 3M CARES volunteer office.