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Bumpin' Out Hunger

Wagner's Lanes, 2150 Brackett Avenue, Eau Claire, WI 54701
Join the newly chartered Chippewa Valley After Hours Rotary Club at Bumpin' Out Hunger--a volleyball tournament fundraiser on Sunday, July 12 at the Sand Bar at Wagner's Lanes! Register your team of 6 people for $90 at the bar today. Not into volleyball? No problem! We will also have raffles, bean bags, volley pong, giveaways, and the Visit Eau Claire Fun Patrol throughout the day. Money raised from the tournament will benefit the Meals on Wheels program and support the After Hours' service projects. Bring your friends and family and enjoy your Sunday Funday at Wagner's!

What is Rotary? We are neighbors, community leaders, and global citizens from the Chippewa Valley uniting for the common good. Our mission is to enhance our community through service and eradicate hunger in the Chippewa Valley. Contact us at cvafrotary@gmail.com and learn more at www.cvafterhours.com.

Melissa Maxwell, 586-413-7789, cvafrotary@gmail.com


Mission Possible

Chippewa Falls
Join us for a special screening of Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation along with social hour events including music, hor d' oeuveres, beverages, and raffle prizes. All proceeds go to Relay for Life


Ali Sullivan, Katrina Geissler


26th Annual CDC Charity Golf Outing

Mill Run Golf Course Eau Claire, WI
This year marks the Career Development Center’s 26th Annual Golf to Make a Difference Charity Golf Tournament! Each year, the proceeds of this event enable the Career Development Center to continue its work of providing meaningful and appropriate vocational services and employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities and disadvantages. The Charity Golf Tournament isn’t restricted to just golf; it includes a silent auction, games, food and beverages, and a Big Ticket Raffle

Nick White
715-834-2771
golf@lecdc.org



2nd Annual Party For A Cure

Lake Hallie Memory Care, Lake Hallie, Wisconsin
Food-Music-Cake Walk-Activities
Auction Drawing at 3 PM
Prizes Donated By Local Businesses
Fund Raising Goal $2500 for The Alzheimer's Association

Helen Isenberger/Kyle Diesterhaft: 715-738-0011


Harvesting Hope

Hickory Hills Golf Course
Golf / Raffle Fundraiser

Trever Zillmer 535 S. Hillcrest Parkway, Altoona WI 54720
715-834-6411



HOVER Fest 2015

10 minutes east of Chippewa falls, in the Bateman area of Hwy X
This is a fundraising event for the Freedom Honor Flight organization featuring stage entertainment, facepainting, inflatables, live auction and other fundraising activities and fireworks.

Bob Billen, 715-313-0934, hover_fest@yahoo.com


Chasing Daylight Animal Shelter Golf Fundraiser

Holiday Lodge Golf Course, 10555 Freedom Rd, Tomah, WI 54660
18 Hole 4-Person Team Scramble
$70 per person, includes golf, cart, lunch

Nancy Reidy, 608-372-9314


Run With the Cops for Special Olympics

UW-Stout campus, Menomonie
You’ve heard of a ride along, but what about a run along? Join dozens of law enforcement officers for this 5k to benefit local Special Olympics athletes. Do you have what it takes to outrun the cops? Will there be “jail time” if you lose to a cop? This unique evening run follows a 5k run and 1 mile walk route on campus and through parts of downtown Menomonie. Registration includes a t-shirt and coffee and donuts at the finish line. Plus, a donut eating contest against the cops is guaranteed to be epic! Open to all community members, families, college students and anyone interested in supporting Special Olympics WI. Lights and sirens will lead the way and kids activities will include exploring a cop car, meeting the K9, getting an “official” police badge, and more.

Karen Kraus
Office phone: 715-833-0833



Run With the Cops

UW-Eau Claire campus, Eau Claire
You’ve heard of a ride along, but what about a run along? Join dozens of law enforcement officers for this 5k to benefit local Special Olympics athletes. Do you have what it takes to outrun the cops? Will there be “jail time” if you lose to a cop? This unique evening run follows a 5k run and 1 mile walk route on campus and through parts of downtown Eau Claire. Registration includes a t-shirt and coffee and donuts at the finish line. Plus, a donut eating contest against the cops is guaranteed to be epic! Open to all community members, families, college students and anyone interested in supporting Special Olympics WI. Lights and sirens will lead the way and kids activities will include exploring a cop car, meeting the K9, getting an “official” police badge, and more.

Karen Kraus
Office phone: 715-833-0833



Dunkin’ Donuts Cop on a Rooftop for Special Olympics

2836 N. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire
It’s usually firefighters who climb ladders and walk on roofs, but this time the tables are turned. Local law enforcement officers will sit, stand, and beg to be let down from the rooftop of Dunkin’ Donuts stores across Wisconsin. To get off the roof the officers are asking you to make a donation into a bucket lowered down to collect the money. Officers will also be working the drive thru to collect tips. All money raised will benefit more than 1,000 local Special Olympics athletes.

Karen Kraus
Office phone: 715-833-0833



Prairie Ridge Early Learning School's First Annual Dance Walk

DeLong Middle School Track 2000 Vine Street Eau Claire, WI 57403
This is a family friendly event to raise money for our Food Pantry and Educational Garden! Dance Walk (dancing and walking combined) around the track to music by Rock 'Roll to Go. Joint Dance Team performances at 9:00 and 11:00 AM by the North and Memorial Dance Teams. Bubbles and face painting for kids. There will be water and bananas available for a snack. Cost is $5 per individual, Families of 4 or more is $20 and Children 5 years and under are FREE. We encourage you to form and team and wear costumes that are appropriate for all ages.
We are a not for profit race. Proceeds directly benefit our students and families!
*This event is RAIN or SHINE. No refunds will be given.

Jaclyn Seybold
Prairie Ridge Early Learning School
3031 Epiphany Lane
Eau Claire, WI 54703
jseybold@ecasd.us
715-852-3650



St. Pat's Summerfest Auction

St. Pat's School, 100 S. L Street, Sparta, WI
Auction starts at 9 AM and will include household goods, furniture, and much more. Food and beverages will be available on the grounds. There will be an Arts & Crafts Sale in the school.

St. Pat's Rectory
608-269-2655



Special Kids Day, Inc. Brat Fry Fundraiser

Mega Foods West in Eau Claire for all the Dates except August which will be the week of Purewater days and help at The Medicine Shoppe in Chippewa Falls. The Brat Stand will open at approximately 9:00am or when the first food is ready to serve. Thursday, May 7th, Friday, May 8th, & Saturday, 9th Location: Mega Foods West in Eau Claire Mothers Day Weekend Thursday, May 21st, Friday, May 22nd & Saturday, 23rd Location: Mega Foods West in Eau Claire Memorial Day Weekend Thursday, June 18th, Friday, June 19th, & Saturday, 20th Location: Mega Foods West in Eau Claire Fathers Day Weekend Thursday, July 2nd, Friday, July 3rd, & Saturday 4th Location: Mega Foods West in Eau Claire 4th of July Weekend Thursday, July 16th, Friday, July 17th, & Saturday, 18th Location: Mega Foods West in Eau Claire Thursday, Aug. 6th, Friday, Aug. 7th, & Saturday, 8th Location: The Medicine Shoppe Pure Water Days Friday, Sept. 4th, Saturday, 5th, & Sunday, 6th Location: Mega Foods West in Eau Claire Labor Day Weekend
Our Brat Stands will serve Brats, Burgers, Hot Dogs, Backed beans, German potato salad, Chips, and beverages. The Brat Fry's help Special Kid's Day, Inc. raise money for our other programs that benefit children with disabilities and their families, teachers, and schools.

Tom Leuck, (715) 720-1870, tom@skdinctl.org


"Fun Night" Fundraiser

Chippewa Falls Senior High School gym
This is our 29th year and is the major fundraiser for the Chippewa County Adult Special Olympics organization. They sell raffle tickets that can be purchased prior to the game from any Special Olympics athlete or at the game, with the drawings held at half time.

There is no charge to attend the basketball game.

Each year we come up with a theme for the game; this year it is an “All American Red White and Blue” theme.
We also have an obstacle course at half time for the kids that attend so that they can interact with the officers.




ANTIQUE SHOW and Fundraiser

Cedar Mall at Rice Lake, 2900 S. Main Street, Rice Lake, WI 54868
Spring ANTIQUE SHOW at CEDAR MALL in Rice Lake, WI is March 21-22, 2015. Sponsored by Time and Again Antique Mall, Chetek and Cedar Mall. TRASH OR TREASURE APPRAISALS Sunday, March 22, Noon-2pm. For a $3 donation per item appraised. A panel of dealers will give informal opinions on what the items are, their age, & use. Proceeds to END DOMETIC ABUSE BARRON COUNTY.

Gregg Morgan, cedarmall@hotmail.com, Phone: 715-234-9780


Orders for Spring Tree and Bird/Bat House Project

Pick-Up location - Gordy’s, downtown Chippewa Falls
Who: Chippewa Rod and Gun Club Inc.
What: Spring Tree and Bird/Bat House Project
Why: Promote tree planting and bird/bat house use to improve our environment

Proceeds help fund the conservation efforts of the Club

Date: Taking orders - until April 1, 2015
Pick-Up – Sunday April 19, 2015
Pick-Up Time: 9:00am to Noon
Where: Pick-Up location - Gordy’s, downtown Chippewa Falls

For More Information: www.rodngun.org
more-info@rodngun.org

Order forms at - www.rodngun.org

Chippewa Hardware
Wissota Hardware
D.J’s Marts
Bloomer Kwik Trip
Chippewa Family Restaurant

Tree planting and bird / bat house project:

Wide Variety of Trees: (34) from pines, maples, oaks, fruit and nut trees. Besides seedlings we have larger older trees & shrubs

No minimum orders

Low cost – For example, you can get a seedling white pine for $.40 cents.

4 different bird & bat houses hand made by Tony B. Wren house is only $5

In addition to helping the environment, proceeds help fund the Club’s Conservation efforts.

Plant a tree and put out a bird /bat house to celebrate the 45th anniversary of Earth Day on Wednesday, April 22.

For More Information: www.rodngun.org
more-info@rodngun.org



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


Vintage Base Ball Fundraiser

Aug 16, 2014 2 p.m.

Diamond Number 6 - Wakanda Park in Menomonie
The Dunn County Historical Society is hosting a Vintage Base Ball Fundraiser on Saturday, August 16. The Menomonie Blue Caps will play a combined team made up of the Menomonie Police Department and Dunn County Sheriff's Office. The gates will open at 12:30pm for activities. Kids will get to play vintage games and tennis ball toss. They will also get to see how fast they throw with the RADAR Challenge (3 balls for $1).

Kids will also get the chance to try vintage base ball out on the field before the match begins. There is a silent auction and raffle that will also begin at that time. The Grand Prize is a Milwaukee Package that includes: (2) Club Level Tickets to the Milwaukee Brewers, (2) Harley-Davidson Museum Passes and a one-night stay at the Sheraton Milwaukee-Brookfield

The concession stand will also be open. The match will start at 2:00 p.m. It will be a true vintage base ball match played by 1860s-era rules. No gloves will be used, since they did not exist until the 1870s-1880s. The game will be played on a softball diamond in Menomonie's Wakanda Park

All proceeds from the day will go to the Dunn County Historical Society

http://www.dunnhistory.org/


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.



Contact info@theozrun.com.


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
www.fmpfoodbank.org, UWEC Service Center, Gordy's County Market Eau Claire Locations

Feed My People Food Bank
2610 Alpine Road, Eau Claire, WI 54703
Email: info@fmpfoodbank.org



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!

http://www.ucpwcw.org/ucp-harley-raffle/2013/08/24/roll-into-fall-creek


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!

http://www.ucpwcw.org/ucp-harley-raffle/2013/08/24/roll-into-fall-creek


MAD DASH

Oak Park Pavilion, Carson Park Eau Claire
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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 ♥

https://www.facebook.com/events/564546820257051/


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.

715-829-8772


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
715-284-4525