StoveTeam Blog

25 May

Nancy Hughes visits the White House

Last month Nancy Hughes received the Rotary White House Champion of Change award for her work in founding StoveTeam International. This award honors 'ordinary Americans doing extraordinary things' each week throughout the year. "I was thrilled to accept the Champions of Change award on behalf of all of you who have volunteered and donated to StoveTeam to make it a reality," says Nancy. "Thank you!"

In the audience was Oregon state senator Jeff Merkley, who sent Nancy this note:

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04 Apr

White House to Honor Nancy Hughes as Champion of Change

The White House on April 5th will honor 12 Rotary club members from across the United States as Champions of Change for their volunteer work to improve the lives of others during the second annual Rotary Day at the White House. One of those Champions is StoveTeam's own Nancy Sanford Hughes, who will be honored for her work to bring clean cookstoves to families throughout Latin America.
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