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Watch the Story of a Dedicated Volunteer

Pat Short is the Dr. Bob Community Member of Character Winner for the first quarter of the 2012-2013 school year. Short was nominated for the years of service and support she has provided for Independence School District students.
Short started the personalized book program with Hanthorn students in 1998.  She now prepares books for 3-5 year old students with their name in the story and every year hands out close to 500 personalized books.