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Stuff the Truck for the Dunn County Humane Society

Wal-Mart - 180 Cedar Falls Road, Menomonie, WI 54751
Volunteers will be handing out a list of supplies that the Humane Society needs. If people are interested, they can purchase products off the list and donate them on their way out of the store. This is a great way to help out our furry friends.

Amanda Stephens
E4568 483rd Ave.
Menomonie, WI 54751

Vocal Music a cappella Extravaganza, Fundraising Event

Menomonie High School Auditorium 1715 5th St W Menomonie, WI 54751
Students will showcase their talent, and voices singing a variety of songs of their choosing, a Cappella. This is a fundraising event. Vocal Director Audric Buhr and 20 Menomonie High School Concert Chorus students have been given an excellent and exciting opportunity to perform at Carnegie Hall in New York City this April along with other choirs from around the country.

In addition to singing at Carnegie Hall on their tour, Menomonie High School students will also have the opportunity to give a private performance of their vocal capabilities at St. Paul’s Chapel in NYC.

Vocal Director Audric Buhr at Menomonie High School, at or 232-2609. ext. 40158.

Dance For Diabetes

Hotel Marshfield, Marshfield, WI
Dance for Diabetes is raising money for the Neal Family Pediatric Diabetic Fund. This fund was established to assist families of T1D to attend conferences, programs or camps. It will also assist family to purchase kid-friendly supplies that may not be covered by insurance.

Annette Woller

Freezin' For a Reason

Half Moon Beach, Eau Claire
Benefits Special Olympics of Wisconsin

Registration and Polar Plunge line-up, visit

Remembering When----A 1940s style fund raiser for the La Crosse County Historical Society

Dahl Ford Auto Museum 711 3rd St.So. La Crosse Wi 54601
The La Crosse County Historical Society is holding its second annual Remember When fund raiser on Feb. 20 at the Dahl Ford Auto Museum remembering the 1940s.
The evening will be filled with LIVE MUSIC from Logan High School Jazz Combo, Jazz Works Band featuring Chuck Chihak, and from the La Crosse Coulee Chordsmen: Special Export and Thick & Thin. There will also be dancing, great food, wine, beer, soft drinks, a silent auction, raffle, 1940s Bingo, Prizes, and more! Join us for a fun evening.

Lee Worrel 6087821980

Monthly Eagles Charity Dinner

Chippewa Valley Eagles Club 2588 Hwy 53 Chippewa Falls WI 54729
menu served buffet style - Baked/fried Cod, Salad, Country Style Fried Potatoes, Coleslaw, Rolls, Coffee/Milk. Cost is $9 for adults, $6 for children under 12. All proceed to benefit Feed My People. Call 715-723-0172 for reservations or orders to go.

Karl Hartkemeyer 715-8-723-0172

Grace Lutheran Communities 14th Annual Enchanted Evening

Florian Gardens, Eau Claire
Grace Lutheran Communities is excited to be hosting the 14th Annual Enchanted Evening fundraiser on Saturday, March 5th at Florian Gardens in Eau Claire. The event will include reception, dinner, silent auction, and live auction.

We are excited to announce the proceeds will benefit our new “Gift of Grace” fund which will be devoted to creating funding for the needs of residents, clients, and the children our programs serve. This newly-created fund fits within our mission and we are thrilled to kick off the caring with this year’s Enchanted Evening.

Nancy Fliehr, 715-832-3039,

Mid-Winter Mardi Gras

McDonell Central High School 1316 Bel Air Blvd., Chippewa Falls, WI
Our 8th annual event adds FUN back into FUNdraiser. Troppo big band jazz orchestra will be back by popular demand for dancing and listening pleasure, delicious meal, prizes and games all night! Limited seating. Cash prize raffle with limited number of 500 sold. Grand prize of $1000, and $500 each for second and third place. Order your tickets now on our website, seating is limited.

Cathy Greenseth, 715.723.0538

Prevent A Litter Month

Eau Claire County Humane Association
Help to support putting an end to pet overpopulation in our area!
$25.00 coupons towards the spay or neuter of your pet at participating veterinarians will be available at the Eau Claire County Humane Association and on our web site during the month of February.

ECCHA, More info. at 715-839-4747

CHIP-Shot Mini Golf Fundraiser

Chippewa Falls Public Library
The Chippewa Falls Public Library is being transformed into a mini golf course as a fundraiser. There will be cash raffles and concessions. Admission: Students-$4.00, Adults-$5.00, Family $20.00

Susan Rada
105 West Central Street
Chippewa Falls, WI 54729

Dueling Pianos Fundraiser

Stout Ale House, Menomonie, WI
Positive Alternatives is excited to once again being hosting a Dueling Pianos FUNdraiser on February 19, 2016, at the Stout Ale House in Menomonie. This year we are bringing the hysterical antics and extraordinary talent of Dave and Ted from Deuces Wild. You don’t want to miss this!
We hope you will consider supporting our agency and the youth and families we work with by joining us for this fun event. Tickets are on sale now for $35 each and include seating and hors d’oeuvres. Tickets are available at the Stout Ale House or Positive Alternatives. Tickets at the door, if available, will be $40 for seating or $20 for standing room only.

Kelli Kamholz

Pins 4 Pets Bowling Fundraiser

Colonial Bowling Center, Sparta, WI 54656 Two Shifts: 1:00 pm & 3:30 pm
8 Pin Tap Tourney
Entry Fee: $60 per 4 person team
Call 608-269-1806 for reservations
Prizes for the winning teams.
Proceeds will benefit the cats and dogs at
Chasing Daylight Animal Shelter, Tomah, WI 54660

Nancy Reidy 608-372-9314

Chaseburg Soleburner Chicken Que & Bake Sale

Tippy Toe Inn, 307 Depot St., Chaseburg WI.
American Cancer Society Soleburner of Chaseburg invite you to our Chicken Que & Bake Sale. Serving the "Best Ever Chicken" from 11 AM until gone.

Linda DeGarmo, 608-452-3667, Chaseburg, WI

Empty Bowls

Eau Claire
Empty Bowls brings community members together for a meal of soup and bread to raise money for hunger relief efforts in west central Wisconsin. Students and local artists donate hundreds of hand-crafted bowls in support of the event. Bowl and Soup Meal Tickets are $18, Soup Meal Only Tickets are $8 and Kids 10 and under are free. Tickets can be bought at or by calling 715-835-9415

Staff at Feed My People 715-835-9415

Toss Your Boss Polar Plunge

Half Moon Beach, Eau Claire
How many times has the boss made you sweat? Here's a chance to watch bosses be Freezin' For A Reason during the Polar Plunge for Special Olympics. Join the fun Sunday, Feb 28 starting at Noon to watch bosses jump in a lake. Concessions, music, hot cocoa, souvenirs, a Pee Wee Plunge for kids up to age 8, and more.

Want even more fun? Watch as professional log rollers from the Midwest compete to win bragging rights during the third annual WINTER log rolling championship. Competition occurs during the Plunge with awards to follow.

Both events are super family friendly & make a huge positive impact on the lives of more than 1,000 local Special Olympics athletes. Will you help make a difference?

Karen Kraus

Walk to End Alzheimer's

Carson Park, 199 Carson Park Drive
Unite in a movement to reclaim the future for millions. Join a team for the Alzheimer's
Association Walk to End Alzheimer's®, the nation's largest event to raise awareness and
funds to fight Alzheimer's disease. Together, we can advance research to treat and
prevent Alzheimer's, and provide programs to improve the lives of millions of
affected Americans.
Register on-site at 8:30, or by visiting

Coordinator: Hailey Krajewski
Phone: 715-720-7611

The Hannah Center Giving for Life Banquet

Hotel Marshfield in Marshfield WI
The Hannah Center's annual Giving For Life Banquet will be held on Thursday October 1, 2015 at Hotel Marshfield. Our theme for this year's banquet is "Victorious for a Lifetime."

We are excited to have keynote speaker, Kabeer Gbaja- Biamila, lovingly known as “KGB” by Green Bay Packer fans. KGB is a former Green Bay Packer defensive end. He is most famous for breaking the Packers sack record, previously held by Reggie White. An outstanding NFL player, he is most proud of his accomplishments off the field. He is a loving husband and father of seven children! He is a passionate philanthropist and shares an inspiring story of family, faith and football.

We are also looking forward to having Dale Ryman as our emcee for the evening. He has been the sports director at NewsChannel 7 since 2009.

The evening will consist of a silent auction, a wonderful dinner, and an engaging speaker. Expect some fun decor and festivities as we incorporate the sports theme.

There will also be an additional meet and greet with KBG available prior to the banquet for those that may be interested in this option. Meet and Greet will be held from 5pm to 5:45pm.

The Hannah Center

Fundraiser for Makenzie Schabell

Eagles Club in Hallie WI
Fundraiser for a 17 year old girl that has stage 4 cancer, Benefit is to help with medical costs, transportation amd her everyday care!

Makala Schabell (Sister) 715-382-6682

OZ Run 5K/Half Marathon

Irvine Park in Chippewa Falls
Oz Run 5K/Half Marathon will be on Saturday, May 24. Irvine Park will be considered OZ, while Emerald City is Northern WI state fair grounds

Half marathon is 8:00 A.M. and 9:00 A.M. is the 5K Run/Walk. Then people can enjoy activities in entertainment from 10:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M.


Empty Bowls Fundraiser

Florian Gardens 2340 Lorch Avenue Eau Claire, WI
People in the community will have the chance to purchase a hand crafted bowl and soup meal to help support Feed My People Food Bank.

$18 Bowl and Soup Meal
$8 Soup Meal Only
Kids 10 & Under Free

Ticket outlets include, Feed My People Food Bank, Online at, UWEC Service Center, Gordy's County Market Eau Claire Locations

Feed My People Food Bank
2610 Alpine Road, Eau Claire, WI 54703

Yoga Tree Fundraiser

Dec 14, 2013 10 A.M. & 4 P.M.

3701 Highway 12, Eau Claire, WI
Have some fun by doing yoga this weekend! Signup to join any of the two classes being offered. The proceeds will benefit the Community Table in Eau Claire, which supplies meals to those less fortunate.

Roll into Fall Creek for UCP

Aug 24, 2013 - Aug 25, 2013 10 a.m. - all day

Fall Creek Main Street Steve and Kathy's Bar
Visit beautiful Fall Creek, Wisconsin on August 24 - 25 to Roll Into Fall Creek for UCP. This two day event will include live music both days, food, beverages and fun for the whole family. There will be a silent auction beginning on Saturday at Noon and ending on Sunday at 2:30 p.m. with many valuable items up for bid. There is a custom wheel show on Saturday including cars, trucks and motorcycles. Registration for the Wheel Show runs from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. with "People's Choice" voting from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. and prizes awarded at 2:30 p.m. Come out and support UCP one or both days!

Roll into Fall Creek for UCP

Aug 24, 2013 - Aug 25, 2013 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Fall Creek
Visit beautiful Fall Creek, Wisconsin on August 24 - 25 to Roll Into Fall Creek for UCP. This two day event will include live music both days, food, beverages and fun for the whole family. There will be a silent auction beginning on Saturday at Noon and ending on Sunday at 2:30 p.m. with many valuable items up for bid. There is a custom wheel show on Saturday including cars, trucks and motorcycles. Registration for the Wheel Show runs from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. with "People's Choice" voting from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. and prizes awarded at 2:30 p.m. Come out and support UCP one or both days!


Oak Park Pavilion, Carson Park Eau Claire

The Mad ♥ Dash is a family friendly 5k Run/Walk that focuses less on the results and more on creating a fun experience with your friends and family.

The race will begin at 5:30, registration will open one hour prior to the race. The race will start and end at the Oak Park Pavilion in Carson Park.

This race is for all ages. We will have a kids zone filled with games and volunteers for kids to hang out while parents run!

$5.00 Donation per person, $10.00 donation per family of 3 or more. ALL doantions will go to the Maddy Moments Foundation

There will be a celebration in memory of Maddy following the race.

You may register online by messaging Maddy Moments, registration and donations can be mailed to Carole Hoff at 217 Olive Street Chippewa Falls, WI 54729 or one hour prior to the race on June 26.

Please join us for this event and spread the word ♥ Maddy Moments ♥

From Books to Brilliance Silent Auction & Fundraiser

Oct 13, 2012 7-9:30pm

Eau Claire Children's Theater: 1814 North Oxford Ave. Eau Claire, WI 54703
From Books to Brilliance (FBTB) is hosting their first Eau Claire Silent Auction and Fundraiser, raising money to promote literacy in impoverished communities. Join FBTB for food, fun, live music and a silent auction filled with goodies from local businesses and art, textiles and Alpaca items from Latin America.

Maggie Covill, FBTB co-founder
(715) 530-4724

Loopy's Ladies Day Out

Nov 19, 2011 10am to 12 midnight

Loopy's Grill and Salloon
There will be a volleyball tournament and bean bags along with a band later at night. All proceeds will be going to benefit Multiple Sclerosis Research.

William (Loopy)Kleich 715-723-5661

Chi Hi Harmonics Show Choir Car Wash Fundraiser

Aug 6, 2011 8 am - 4 pm

Mega Foods in KMart plaza Chippewa Falls
Chi Hi Harmonics Show Choir is holding a car wash fundraiser, donations accepted.


Black River Falls Fire Department 7th Annual Car Show

May 15, 2011 Sign up is 8:00am-12:00pm Awards at 3:00

Riverside Auto Hwy 54 West
This is the 7th Annual Car Show that is a fundraiser for the department.

Mike or Tammy