Women’s Impact, Inc. member Melissa Hackenberg was one of seven outstanding and influential community leaders honored by The Canton City School District at its 2017 District Wide Black History Month Celebration. A Rising Star Award, designated for “up and coming leaders in the community” was presented to Melissa for The Love Gift program she started in 2012 through Cathedral of Life Church. The Love Gift is a free wedding event for couples who live together, but are unable to afford a wedding. Melissa is a real estate professional with a love for community service. Congratulations Melissa.