The Winona Heath Foundation announced that Irene Renk received the 2012 Ben and Adith Miller Community Service Tribute Award.
Renk was presented with the award at a dinner on May 15th.
She was recognized for her contributions of time and energy to Winona Health for more than 50 years. Renk has been active with several community organizations and has given more than 10-thousand hours to Winona Health's Glady D. Miller gift shop. Renk has also volunteered with other Winona Health Auxiliary fundraisers including the Birthday Ball.
Hugh and Vera Miller and the RTP Company donated $25,000 in Renk's honor to the Ben and Adith Miller Patient Care Fund. This is the 25th consecutive year the Miller Family has sponsored the Winona Health Foundation's Ben and Adith Miller Patient Care Fund.