Maple Hill Jr./Sr. High School Teacher Rico Frese was honored by CAP COM Federal Credit Union with a Making a Difference Award, an award that recognizes students and teachers who are devoted to helping others.

Mr. Frese was honored for his efforts in the classroom and community including his work with the Pat Wood Backpack Program that provides food for students, his engagement of students and baseball players throughout his career, and his efforts to connect with students during the COVID-19 pandemic.