Lisa Fernandez receives the 2011 'Global Citizen" award

The UNA-USA Dane County member group met this weekend in Madison to celebrate UN Day with the annual luncheon. For the 4th year, a Dane County resident was chosen to receive the Global Citizen Award for international justice work. This year's recipient is Lisa Fernandez, RN - who leads the Wisconsin-Nicaraugua Wheelchair Project (WNWP).  Lisa is a member of WNPJ - as were the past three recipients of this award; Mike Boehm, Winds of Peace in Vietnam; Jennifer Loewenstein, Madison Rafah Sister City Project; and Norma Berkowitz of FOCCUS. To learn more about this group, contact Todd Kummer at