Many thanks to all our sponsors
It takes an entire community to make a wish come true. Whether you are a small business, a large corporation or a community club or organization, you can make a difference. The below showcases some of our steadfast partners and the ways in which they have aligned to support their business goals and grant magical wishes as the same time.
Associated Bank is a long-term supporter of Make-A-Wish, sponsoring statewide events and hosting branch fundraisers. Their latest and most significant partnership to date is that of Presenting Sponsor of the Kids For Wish Kids program, where Associated Bank is inspiring philanthropy by providing a monthly match to the chapter’s Kids for Wish Kids Program
Badger Mutual Insurance Company
Badger Mutual Insurance Company has been one of Make-A-Wish Wisconsin’s longest-standing corporate supporters, aligning with events across the state and providing media exposure related to events. Badger Mutual employees support the mission by volunteering, wish granting and serving on committees. In addition, each year their employees volunteer and provide in-kind donations.
Each fall, Bergstrom dedicates a special month to their Drive for Dreams campaign, raising funds through test drives, social media and a special Lube-A-Thon event. Over the past 16 years, Bergstrom team members have raised more than $1.65 million to help make hundreds of wishes come true.
Bonded Transportation Systems
For more than 25 years, Bonded Transportation Solutions has been helping make wishes come true by providing our Chapter with complimentary delivery services. Delivering gifts for wish families, auction items from donors or packets for special events, Bonded sees its tremendous in-kind support as a unique and practical way to help children.
Calypso Lemonade hosts the “Make-A-Wish Lemonade Stand” in grocery and convenience stores throughout the state. With each bottle sold money comes back to Make-A-Wish Wisconsin. Calypso sponsors events across the state and provides auction items and in-kind donations.
Green Bay Packers
From unforgettable wishes, to Green Bay Packers players participation like Mason Crosby who serves as our statewide spokesperson, to their generous sponsorship of Wish Night, Gourmet Wishes and Golf for Wishes, we are honored and grateful to be aligned with the Green Bay Packers!
Johnson Controls - Luxaire Heating & Air Conditioning – Design Air
Luxaire is a National Corporate Sponsor; locally, Luxaire dealers and Design Air support wishes through cause-marketing promotions. Parent Company Johnson Controls and Luxaire sponsor events throughout the state.
We treasure our partnership with Johnsonville as Title sponsor of our Sargento & Johnsonville Make-A-Wish® Golf Event each year. Their executives serve on our event committee and help plan our event. Plus, they contribute highly valued treasures for our event auction.
Kesslers has been a steadfast supporter of the Make-A-Wish Radio-A-Thon since 2009. They created the Kesslers Diamond Dig at Wish Night and Women for Wish Kids, which brings in thousands of dollars. In addition, they hold fundraisers in their stores benefiting Make-A-Wish® throughout the year.
Meijer entered the Wisconsin marketplace dedicated to wish granting through Make-A-Wish, as they do in their other markets. We are grateful for their partnership as Presenting Sponsor at Milwaukee Walk For Wishes, where they also donate in-kind items to enhance the walk experience
Runzheimer has been a supporter of Make-A-Wish Wisconsin since 2008 when they began sponsoring the Milwaukee Walk For Wishes. Since then, Runzheimer has continued to be a leader at the Walk and has organized fundraisers, sponsored Wish Night and brought many great volunteers to Make-A-Wish.
Sargento Foods, Inc.
We treasure our partnership with Sargento Foods as Title sponsor of our Sargento & Johnsonville Make-A-Wish® Golf Event each year. Their executives serve on our event committee and help plan our event. Plus, their employees contribute through workplace giving initiatives.
We thank Sartori for their generous sponsorship of our signature events, including Wish Night and our Make-A-Wish® Golf Outings, our Constellation Star Campaign, for their generous partnership with Mason Crosby and their wonderful cheese donations!