Town Square

Post a New Topic

They've done it all

Original post made on May 28, 2009

From raising 21 foster children to chairing the Stanford University Board of Trustees, this year's seven honorees in the Avenidas "Lifetimes of Achievement" award have done it all. Photos and videos by Veronica Weber/Palo Alto Weekly.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, May 1, 2009, 9:42 AM

Comments (1)

 +   Like this comment
Posted by Mary McC
a resident of Menlo Park
on May 28, 2009 at 3:57 pm

As a neighbor of Sharon's, I can add that the presence of the Hofstedt family has made our neighborhood feel very much like a close and caring community. What a blessing she is and what a lovely and loving family she has.


Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

Grab a Bowl of Heaven soon in Mountain View
By Elena Kadvany | 0 comments | 2,984 views

Don't fund the rape culture at my alma mater
By Jessica T | 36 comments | 2,889 views

Quick Check List for UC Applications
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 0 comments | 2,051 views

Mothers, daughters, books, and boxes
By Sally Torbey | 4 comments | 1,206 views

Campaign Endorsements: Behind the Curtain
By Douglas Moran | 10 comments | 1,088 views