Rotary Club of Portage, Wisconsin

Quiet Hero Award - 2018 

The Portage Rotary Club honored Norm Bednarek with its 2018 Quiet Hero Award. Bednarek, left, is pictured with Rotarian Ron Dorn. Portage Rotary Club gives this award to an individual who contributes to our community and does not get or expect recognition for his or her service to our community. Bednarek serves veterans as Adjutant of American Legion Post 47, Commander of the County American Legion and Vice commander of the Second District of Wisconsin as well as serving on the Columbia County Veterans Commission. Bednarek serves the youth of our community as local chair of Badger Boys State. He serves as chair of the local Youth Government Day as well as chair of the State Youth Government days which is sponsored by the American Legion.