JAMESTOWN – The Jamestown Interclub Council has named its 2012 Woman of the Year. During a ceremony last night at the Marvin Community House, the organization announced that Jane Winter was this year’s recipient.
Winter is a longtime member of the Marvin Community House and added 20 new members to the organization in 2011, served on the house’s 60th anniversary celebration committee, and volunteers for various events related to the Marvin House on an annual basis.
Winter is also a retired teacher who worked 33 years in the Jamestown Public Schools system and has volunteered her time for various educational causes in the city. In addition to helping youth, Winter is heavily involved in church activities, has been president of the Jamestown Interclub Council and served on the boards of the Joint Neighborhood Project and Marvin Community House Junior Board. She has also spent time fundraising for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, the American Cancer Society, American Heart Association and Multiple Sclerosis Association.