Maple Grove's Wieneke Recognized for Good Works
Oct 10, 2017 08:19PM ● Published by Doug Erlien
Photo Courtesy Allstate
The award recognizes the dedication to volunteering and commitment to community service.
Wieneke, a 2013 graduate of Maple Grove Senior High, was noted for an impressive list of accomplishments including:
Participating in four mission trips to Jamaica, where he built homes and served people with disabilities who have been abandoned.
Traveled on mission trip to Pine Ridge Indiana Reservation and Kenya where he organized sports camps and worked in schools.
Mentored a student for four years through the Brookings County Youth Mentoring program.
Mentored ESL students at a local elementary school.
Wieneke is currently a senior at South Dakota State University and has 22 receptions for 261 yards and five touchdowns in five games this season.