Hometown Heroes: Stephanie Zeibak

By Joan Frances – The gift of volunteering does not have an age limit; committed souls can be 18 or 80. The reasons for volunteering are always a charitable one: to give back to the community. Stephanie Zeibak is a busy, single working woman who finds the time in her active schedule to inspire other people...

Hometown Heroes: Sonal Bhuchar

By Joan Frances – Sonal Bhuchar is the quintessence of what a living soul is, filled with spiritual love. Compassionate, generous and benevolent, are a few words synonymous with her work. For 30 years, she has devoted her life to making Fort Bend County a better place to live for everyone. We are honored...

Hometown Heroes: Jill Curtis

By Joan Frances – One of the most selfless acts of giving to another human being is to be a volunteer. For 29 years, Jill Curtis has devoted her free time to helping others, and she continues to help the less fortunate in Fort Bend County and beyond. Curtis met her husband, Sandy, when she was 13...

Hometown Heroes: Robert Pedraza

By Joan Frances – Volunteering has always been a family commitment for Robert Pedraza. Ever since he was a boy, he enjoyed watching his parents set an example and never gave it a second thought. He has always been a public servant and continues to give his time to benefit Fort Bend County. For the past...

Hometown Heroes: Mary Favre

By Joan Frances – There are residents in Fort Bend County who have magnetic qualities that draw people to them. They are modest, positive and generous with their time, committed and engaged in contributing to the community. Our Hometown Hero fit this description and much more: meet Mary Favre. Favre...

Hometown Heroes: Guadalupe Hernandez

By Joan Frances – Not everyone is born to serve their country; it is a calling. There is a strength, unwavering and committed, to every military veteran maintaining the essential respect and compassion for their fellow man. Guadalupe Hernandez has lived a military life filled with tragedy and triumphs....

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