The MENTOR Network

Kathy Parrish Program Coordinator, REM West Virginia

Demonstrating boundless generosity, Kathy spends her days giving of herself—her time, her resources and her kindness. For 16 years, Kathy has cooked meals, planned fundraisers and organized weekend getaways at her cabin to ensure that the consumers in her program are happy, well cared for and engaged in community life.

Watch a video of the 2008 Ripple of Hope Award winners who were honored on November 10, 2008 at the Boston College Club.