Maytag Salutes: Guy Penny

Name: Guy Penny Hometown: Fenton, MO Why We're Saluting Guy: Guy Penny's philosophy can be boiled down to this, "In any role that I fill in my life, I try my best. I give things a level of focus and importance that they deserve. That only makes me a person, not a hero" But many do consider Guy a hero.  Take for instance his his niece that he helped raise since he was only 11 years old, or his mom, wh...

07 May 12:01 AM 0 Read More...

Maytag Salutes: Alberto Alcala

Name: Alberto Alcala Hometown: Racine, WI Why we're saluting Alberto: Alberto Alcala has been a photographer in Racine, WI for three decades, owning his own business for over 15 years.  He says he's been blessed to work at a job he loves for most of his life, with his biggest joy coming from seeing the smiles of people looking at their pictures for the first time.  For him, being a active member of th...

06 May 12:01 AM 0 Read More...

Maytag Salutes: Dyan Neary

Name: Dyan Neary Hometown: Tallahassee, FL Why we’re saluting Dyan: Dyan does outreach work with prisoners, volunteers her time with girls at a local rehab, and works tirelessly as a journalist to inform the public about health related stories. For years in New York City, she volunteered with an organization called Books Through Bars, where we sent books to prisoners for free.  She received let...

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Maytag Salutes: Kelsey Schultz

Name: Kelsey Schultz Hometown: Bowling Green, KY Why we’re saluting Kelsey: Kelsey is a medical assistant who helps people out on a day to day basis. She recently has been made lead of a program for refugees who come to Bowling Green in need of physicals and medical attention. She accepted the lead for the refugee program because she is a loving and caring person for all. As Kelsey mentioned, "I e...

04 May 12:01 AM 0 Read More...

Maytag Salutes: Edward Harrison

Name: Edward Harrison Hometown: New Castle, DE Why we are saluting Edward: Edward has gotten to where he is today because of his mother who raised him and his three sisters alone. Her love for the welfare of our community is what she left him. In her eyes, our greatest asset as people are our children. He is also active running a similar daycare and after school program and raising funds to buil...

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Maytag Salutes: Jason Reed

Name: Jason Reed Hometown: Carlisle, PA Why we’re saluting Jason: Jason Reed graduated from the Julliard School in New York City and, instead of pursuing the logical path and being a performing artist or professional choreographer, he instead chose to found a non-profit called REACH! which was set up to help troubled and under-privileged youth through the guise of Hip-Hop dance.  REACH! is unique in...

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Maytag Salutes: Riley Pallikan

Name: Riley Pallikan Hometown: Fishers, IN Why we’re saluting Riley: 22 year-old Riley just got certified on CPR and did get to use his new skills and saved his life on March 4th while working out at the YMCA. Riley went over to the person in need and put his CPR skills into action while the YMCA pulled down their defibrillator and used this along with oxygen to get his heart beating again. If the...

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Maytag Salutes: Tiffany Vanbuskirk

Name: Tiffany Vanbuskirk Hometown: Mt. Lebanon, PA Why we’re saluting Tiffany: Tiffany volunteers weekly at her local dog shelter and rescue, Angel Ridge Animal Rescue. She is very active with events and at the shelter.  She also volunteers with Exceptional Adventures, which has events with special needs young adults. She attends local dances to motivate and dance with the kids and young adults who...

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Maytag Salutes: Jorge Aquino

Name: Jorge Aquino Hometown: Lakeland, FL Why we’re saluting Jorge: Jorge has given so much of his time and energy to raise money for charities and veterans.  He loves America and has a heart bigger than the State of Texas.  He is the Commander of the Sons of the American Legion, and the Director of the Legion Riders.  Being in charge of those two specific groups, Jorge has been largely responsibl...

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Maytag Salutes: Aaron Trombley

Name: Aaron Trombley Hometown: Lebanon, PA Why we’re saluting Aaron: As a member of our US Armed Services, Aaron is a Blackhawk test pilot and trains future solders on not only how to fly but also how to be a test pilot. He's completed two combat tours in Iraq (2-3 yrs total time over seas) and received a Bronze Star due to his actions overseas. Some of his other military decorations include: ...

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