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2004 Winners

Haley Rae Reimbold of Roosevelt is an extraordinary leader, who from a very young age developed and directed programs as a volunteer for the Red Cross, all while heading up numerous community outreach projects.

William Thomas of Rahway jumped into the frigid waters of the Rahway River to rescue a pregnant women trapped by her partially submerged car.

Kathleen Pearson of Brick saved the life of a pregnant mother and her four-year-old son after a Christmas Eve automobile accident caused by a drunk driver.