Business Beautification Award Five Finalists Named

ROOTS AND BRANCHES NAMES FIVE FINALISTS FOR

THE WEST BEND MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY

BUSINESS BEAUTIFICATION AWARD

AWARDS PRESENTED AT GARDEN PARTY SEPTEMBER 12TH

Roots and Branches is pleased to announce five finalists for the West Bend Mutual Insurance Company “Business Beautification Award this year.  The award is named after West Bend Mutual Insurance Company, our first recipient of the award.  The award encourages businesses in the community to improve their facilities and landscapes to help make West Bend and even more beautiful place in which to live, work and visit.

The five finalists are:  A Conversation Piece, 132 S. 6th Avenue, Albiero Plumbing, 1940 N. Main St.,  Gallery of Wisconsin Art, 303 Water St., Jasen Wealth Advisors, 143 S. Main St.  and NTB National Tire & Battery, 1300 S. Main St...  The finalists will be recognized and the winner announced at the Roots and Branches Garden Party Reception on Wednesday, September 12th, at the Prairie Center in West Bend Mutual.   We invite you to join us to celebrate at the “most fun party in town.”

 

Honorary Hosts for the Garden Party are Joe and Edna Zadra.  Local celebrities are Jeff Wagner (WTMJ AM 620), Frances Wagner (Timmer’s Bay Resort), Dennis Fechter (American Metal & Paper), Katie Laverenz (Kiera’s Kloset), Kevin Rausch (West Bend Mutual Insurance), Craig Hoeppner (West Bend Parks, Recreation &Forestry), Dr. Jim Brugger (Woodridge Chiropractic Clinic), Sue Millin (The Hub-Volunteer Center), Richard Hartman (Gallery of WI Art), Sue & Tom Steinhafel (Steinhafel Furniture), Meghann Reigle (Lac Lawrann Conservancy), and Amy Barnes (Boys & Girls Club-Washington County.) The celebrities will adorn plants with exciting items to be put up for bid in the live auction.  Other live auction items are a behind the scenes tour of the zoo, professional corporate video package, Brewer’s package, bench and three trees for the new Riverwalk downtown. 

Individual Tickets are $35 per person and may be purchased online at rootsbranches.org/events. Bring friends and sponsor a table for eight for $275.  This is a fundraiser for Roots and Branches to support its year-round programs to improve the environment in our community. Questions?  Call 335-5083 or email us at rootsandbranches@ci.west-bend.wi.us.   We hope to see you there! Please R.S.V.P. by August 29th.  No time to spare!