Congratulations to the runners-up in the Weather Master and ABC 11 Everyday Hero Contest: Amanda Townsend and Tara Stanford! These two incredible women have been changing lives in their communities and inspiring us all with their dedication and resilience.
Amanda Townsend has raised 12 children in total, including fostering eight kids from Wake County, and adopting twin sisters in 2020.
Tara Stanford is not only a dedicated teacher who crafts engaging lessons for her students but also a supportive coworker, and a single mom of two teens.
Both Amanda and Tara received a cash prize to recognize their outstanding work. We are proud to support these extraordinary ladies and mothers!!