HILLSBOROUGH, NJ — When times are tough, heroes emerge. We all know someone who’s making a difference right now as we live through unprecedented and changing times.
Here at Patch, we’ve launched an initiative to help recognize these heroes making a difference in their communities. Together with Ring, we’re working to let all your neighbors know about these outstanding people and their stories.
This submission comes from Eileen Gonzalez who is nominating her close friend of 20 years Sandra Choe of Hillsborough.
Hero’s job: Education
Reason for recognition: Sandra works as a Special Education Instructional Aide in our district. Although this already gives you a glimpse into her loving character, her tireless work over these past few months truly displays her undying commitment to the least served in our district. When COVID-19 hit our community and online education was thrust upon our students, Sandra immediately identified students who were falling