Wilkes Habitat for Humanity is holding its 3rd Annual Big Cheese Competition – a friendly contest to find out who will be The Big Cheese in Wilkes County in 2015. These ten intrepid Habitat supporters have joined the competition, each agreeing to raise at least $500 for Wilkes Habitat for Humanity. The person who raises the most funds between January 1st & March 1st will be crowned the 2015 Big Cheese in Wilkes County! Each contestant’s profile may be found just below this message.

To help support your favorite contestant, click on the donate button below his or her name. If you prefer to make your gift with a check, simply include the contestant’s name in the memo line. Wilkes Habitat for Humanity’s mailing address is: 320 Cothren Street, Wilkesboro, NC 28697.

Bill is a retired Lowe’s employee who serves on the Wilkesboro ABC Board, and the Finance Committee at First Baptist Church of North Wilkesboro.

To support Bill in his quest to be The Big Cheese in 2015, please click the donation link below:



Jean is an active community member who serves on the boards of Wilkes Circles of Care and Wilkes Regional Medical Center. Jean is also an active member of First Baptist Church of North Wilkesboro.

To support Jean in her quest to be The Big Cheese in 2015, please click the donation link below:



Linda is owner of Embroider America, located in Wilkesboro, NC, and is also a Tastefully Simple independent sales consultant.

To support Linda in her quest to be The Big Cheese in 2015, please click the donation link below:



Sharron is a retired educator who has served on the Wilkes County School Board since she was first elected in 2010.

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Robert is a Self-Employed Electrical Contractor, and served as a Town Commissioner from 1981 to 1993, and then was elected again in 2001. Robert has served as Mayor of North Wilkesboro since he was first elected in 2009.

To support Robert in his quest to be The Big Cheese in 2015, please click the donation link below:



Gerald is the owner of Wilkes Hardware, located in downtown North Wilkesboro, and is an active member of North Wilkesboro Presbyterian Church.

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Michelle is Principal at Wilkes Central High School, and is an active supporter of the Wilkes County Schools.

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Adina is a teacher at Wilkes Early College High School, and previously served as the Women’s Golf & Basketball Coach at Wilkes Central. Adina serves on the board of directors of Dreams and Kitestrings, and is a member of Beulah Presbyterian Church.

To support Adina in her quest to be The Big Cheese in 2015, please click the donation link below:



Nancy is Brame Huie Pharmacy’s Office Manager, and a 2009 Honorary Inductee to the Blue Ridge Music Hall of Fame for her work helping to establish the institution.

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John is County Manager for Wilkes County, North Carolina.

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