Greater Mankato Area United Way held its annual Thank You Luncheon & Volunteer Awards on Thursday, February 13 at VINE Adult Community Center.

 More than 1,000 community members volunteered with United Way for the 2020 Campaign, serving at events, planning committees, employee campaign rallies and much more.

2020 Greater Mankato Area United Way Volunteer Awards

 

United Way 2020 Campaign Chair:

Michael Kunkel, CCFBank

 

Volunteer of the Year:

Matt Norland, Meyer & Norland Financial Group

 

Community Impact Volunteer Award:

Justin Neumann, City of Mankato

 

United Way Community Champion:

Natasha O’Hara, Mankato Independent Originals

 

United Way Regional Community Champion:

Diane Beckmann, Thrivent Financial – Waseca

 

United Way Partner Champion:

Ray Brauer, Boy Scouts Twin Valley Council

 

Employee Campaign Leaders of the Year:

Private Sector – Christine Hodges & Colin McKissick, NIDEC/Kato Engineering

Public Sector – Paul Peterson, District #77

Regional Sector – Kayla Cremers & Brandon Mohr, TBEI