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Garden Party in the Vineyard Fundraiser

  • West Bend Mutual Insurance Company 1900 S 18th Ave West Bend, WI 53095 United States (map)

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Purchase tickets online below or Download the invite to mail with check payment to Roots and Branches 1115 S. Main Street West Bend, WI 53095.

There is still room to join us!!! RSVP deadline extended. Please respond as soon as possible.


You're invited to come to "The Most Fun Party in Town" sponsored by West Bend Mutual Insurance! Join our Hosts, The Hammen Family (Dave & Lynn, Mark & Sue, and James & Pearl), in honor of Ed Hammen, and our celebrity friends for a fun-filled "Celebrity Challenge." New this year, celebrities will be creating a garden art chair and adorning with unique prizes to be auctioned off live. Other live auction items include: 2020 Road America INDYCAR race weekend VIP package, last chance for name recognition on three trees in the new Riverwalk, a behind the scene tour of the Milwaukee County Zoo, VIP Brewers package and so much more. The event also includes a great array of silent auction items and raffle prizes.

Featured celebrities are Jon Bohn (Albiero Plumbing & HVAC), Travis Dowden (Culaccino Bar + Italian Kitchen), Lisa Hammer (Wells Fargo Advisor), Scott Hammer (CA Short Company), Mark & Sue Hammen (Shorewest), Mary Windal & Alicia Dineen (A Conversation Piece), Daniel Frey (Modern Woodmen Fraternal Financial), Jay & Sandy Shambeau (City of West Bend), Mary Koel (Educators Credit Union), Jenni Rands (Kohler Credit Union), Bryce Gannon (Richards Insurance), and Paul & Janet Roeming (West Bend Mutual Insurance).

Photo Credit: Top-Hammen Family, Bottom-Sharon Mead

Photo Credit: Top-Hammen Family, Bottom-Sharon Mead

Raffle and Silent Auction Donors

Consider donating a raffle/auction item this year to help us raise funds for the many programs provided by Roots and Branches in the community such as our clean-up campaign, free seminars open to the public, Arbor Day program and tree distribution in the schools, Adopt-a-plot gardens around town and so much more.   Your name will be listed on our publicity and materials surrounding the event.  It will also appear on our website and social media to give you maximum coverage.  And, we’ll send you a formal invitation so you can join us too.  Roots and Branches is a non-profit 501©(3) so your gift is fully tax deductible.

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