United Way of Weld County proudly announces Mike and Nomie Ketterling as the recipients of the prestigious 2023 Humanitarians of the Year award. The Ketterlings were honored during the recent Leaders in Giving Celebration, an event dedicated to recognizing the generosity and impact of United Way’s leadership donors.
The Ketterlings, known for their unwavering commitment to the community, have been instrumental in addressing some of the most pressing needs in Weld County. Their philanthropic efforts and volunteer work have made a significant difference in the lives of countless Weld County residents, embodying the spirit of humanitarianism that United Way champions.
“Mike and Nomie epitomize the embodiment of a couple who have embraced a life of boundless generosity—a living testament that resonates with my own aspirations and those of countless others. Beyond the recognition of the invaluable role played by nonprofit organizations within Weld County, they grasp a deeper truth—that the true essence of humanitarianism lies in the unity of individuals who join forces to drive positive change.” noted Melanie Woolman, President & CEO of United Way of Weld County.
The Leaders in Giving Celebration, an annual event that spotlights the significant role of philanthropic leaders, was a fitting backdrop for the Ketterlings’ recognition. Attendees were left inspired by the couple’s passionate approach to community service and their ability to rally others around causes that foster positive change.
United Way of Weld County extends its heartfelt gratitude to Mike and Nomie Ketterling for their exceptional contributions and encourages the community to follow in their footsteps of service. This esteemed award not only honors the Ketterlings but also serves as a call to action for others to support the crucial work of United Way in creating a better future for all.
For more information about the Humanitarians of the Year award, the Ketterlings’ contributions, or United Way of Weld County’s programs and services, please contact Nicole Quinn, Director of Communications & Executive Support.