A total of $4,700 was raised at the annual Taste of Wisconsin event held April 7 at Smith’s Manawa Steak House. This money will be donated to the Well Woman Program of Waupaca County.
The fundraiser included vendors, samples of Wisconsin-made products, prizes and raffles.
Shelia Besaw won the door prize basket donated by Smith’s Manawa Steak House.
Amy Bishop won the 50/50 cash raffle.
Winning bidders in the live auction were: James Lang – handmade Crown Royal quilt donated by Barb Hansen; Peter Burkhart – handmade whiskey barrel coffee table donated by Dan Koehler; Amy Bishop – necklace donated by Heimbruch Septic; Derry Abraham – earrings donated by Heimbruch Septic; Pete Burkhart – $100 gift certificate donated by Abraham Seed Group and wine topper donated by Heimbruch Septic.
The raffle winners were: Julie Kaye Wurth – basket donated by Winemakers Daughter; Gena Sullivan – basket donated by Smiths Steak House; Karen Cady – turkey vest donated by Heimbruch Septic; Teri Rae Suehs – basket donated by Lori Liebscher Paige; Debbie Sarna – basket donated by Flower Pot; Bobbi Leask – gift certificate donated by Cedar Springs; Jeff Fakler – wine bag donated by Keglers and gift certificate donated by Waupaca County Post; Craig Copes – handmade cribbage board donated by Jeremy Schoenike, gift certificate donated by Club 161, and bottle of adult beverage donated by Scott and Julie Schoenike; Emily Conroy – hand bag, tanning lotion and gift certificate donated by Olde Country Barn; Greg and Donna Guderjohn – basket donated by Smiths Steak House and gift card donated by The Store; Craig Copes – jewelry donated by Brenda Goodell VanderZanden jewelry and gift certificate donated by Waupaca County Post; Barb and Brian Haase – gift certificate donated by Cedar Springs; Craig Copes – basket donated by Smiths Steak House, basket and gift card donated by The Store; Don Craig – basket donated by Belmont Finance and gift certificate donated by Waupaca County Post; Billie Jo Rosenau – flower and stand donated by Cross Cut Solutions Green House; Joe Bailey – framed Lambeau print and gift box donated by Dupont Cheese; Gene Griffin – gift bucket donated by Bear Lake.