On February 22, Special Olympics of Kansas announced their Making a Difference Awards and our very own Jennifer Hughes is Event Volunteer of the Year! Congratulations!
An excerpt from their news release: “…Jennifer Hughes of High Touch Technologies in Wichita Ks is synonymous with SOKS State Softball & Golf Tournament. She leads the High Touch employees to plan, organize and implement the competition, striving to enhance the event to draw more teams. She also leads an annual fundraiser and is regularly a guest on local TV and radio shows for the state event. In 2015, the Special Olympics North America Softball Tournament was hosted by Wichita, and Hughes was the primary coordinator of the event that drew 32 teams from Canada and US to play…”
Hughes and other award winners will be officially recognized at the Opening Ceremonies of Summer Games, June 3rd at 7 pm in Wichita at Cessna Stadium on the Wichita State University Campus.