Updated: 02/15/2013 4:37 PM KSTP.com By: Hannah Anderson
The second-highest civilian honor is going to the founder of a well-known Minneapolis charity today.
President Barrack Obama gave Mary Jo Copeland the 2012 Citizen’s Medal at the White House.
Copeland has run “Sharing and Caring Hands” for nearly 30 years.
The charity gives food, clothing and shelter to people in need.