Maytag Salutes: Walter Feather

Name Walter Feather Hometown Roanoke, Virginia Why We’re Saluting Walter Walter Feather started the second fire and rescue station in all of Bedford County, Virginia in 1974 with the help of his brother, Robert Feather. Together, Robert and Walter worked many days and months going door-to-door in order to seek donations, along with hours of community fundraising, to build the fire and rescue station. In addi...

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Maytag Salutes: Amanda Prak Sam

Name Amanda Prak Sam Hometown Richmond, Virginia Why We’re Saluting Amanda Amanda started her charity, One Hundred Pounds of Hope, to help struggling families in Cambodia. Originally from Cambodia, Amanda and her family fled the country to escape the mass genocide of the Khmer Rouge. Today, Amanda gives back to the people of Cambodia through her charity. She explains, “One Hundred Pounds of Hope strives to...

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Maytag Salutes: Amy Hendrix

Name Amy Hendrix Hometown Marietta, Georgia Why We’re Saluting Amy Amy embodies the everyday American hero through her generous volunteer work for a local homeless shelter. Among the various jobs she helps out with, most of her work consists of facilitating a back to work class. She also has play dates for parents who are in need of a break or have something come up and need help with childcare, allowing par...

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Maytag Salutes: Bailey Allred

Name Bailey Allred Hometown Raleigh, North Carolina Why We’re Saluting Bailey Bailey Allred’s passion for children’s art museums, volunteering at local schools and coaching softball led her to building something great for her community. Last year, Bailey began running a nonprofit organization, cleverly named Canstruction, that holds annual design/build competitions to construct giant sized structures mad...

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Maytag Salutes: Julie Taylor Wilson

Name Julie Taylor Wilson Hometown Jeffersonville, IN Why We’re Saluting Julie Julie is the Development Director for LifeSpan Resources, the Area Agency on Aging for Clark, Floyd, Harrison and Scott counties in Indiana. She’s tasked with raising funds to support the vital services the agency provides through grant writing and hosting special events. But over the last 20 years her involvement has transitione...

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Maytag Salutes: Lake Hills Volunteer Fire Department

As a way to give back to those who help make our communities a better place, hhgregg and Maytag® are giving away 31 Maytag washer/dryer combos and an hhgregg gift card to everyday heroes across the country. View our daily blog posts throughout the month of May to learn more about our heroes, and share stories of your own with #MaytagSalutes on Facebook. Name Lake Hills Volunteer Fire Department Hometown Sche...

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