2017 Chippewa Valley Book Festival Sponsors

Festival partners—the Eau Claire Regional Arts Council, the Eau Claire Area School District, L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library, and the Friends of L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library—gratefully acknowledge the generosity of donors whose direct funding and in-kind support ensure that the Chippewa Valley Book Festival remains a vibrant and enriching community experience. Please consider sponsoring part of the Festival.

If you have donated and do not see your name listed after a week or two, contact Meredith Pirazzini at the Arts Center Business office:  715.832.ARTS or via e-mail.

Eau Claire Best Seller:  $5,000 and greater

These Foundations and Businesses donate at the highest level to help create a long-range plan for our Festival, including the ability to create long term budgets planning goals to ensure the quality of authors remains at the highest level year after year.  Thank you!

  • The John and Elizabeth Morris Funds, UW-Eau Claire Foundation

Publisher: $1,000 and greater

These businesses and individuals donate significant support and allow us to bring in national and international authors to the Chippewa Valley so you can enjoy their presentations!

  • Lopa Basu
  • Jim Carter & Victoria Miller
  • L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library
  • Brady & Jeanne Foust
  • Steve & Eileen Immerman
  • Mildred N. & Brian F. Larson
  • Orgel Wealth Management
  • Ruder Ware, LLSC

Editor: $500 to $999

  • Northwestern Bank
  • Plank Enterprises
  • Royal Credit Union (RCU)
  • Katherine Schneider
  • Cathy and Michel Sultan
  • Mahmoud S. Taman Foundation
  • Sally Webb
  • Weld Riley, S.C.
  • Xcel Energy
  • Thomas and Jill Barland
  • Chippewa Valley Orthopedics
  • Judy Dekan and Rick Koziel
  • Details Fine Apparel & Accessories
  • Kerry and Dr. Dan Kincaid
  • L.E. Phillips Family Foundation
  • Markin Mickelson Financial Group
  • OakLeaf Clinics: Southside Medical: Southside OB/GYN, Eau Claire Medical Clinic, Women’s Family Care, OB-GYN Clinic of Eau Claire

Copywriters:  $250-$499

  • Susan & Douglas Pearson
  • Meredith & Mark Pirazzini
  • Rotary Club of Eau Claire
  • Robert St. Louis
  • Rita Simon, M.D.
  • WESTconsin Credit Union
  • Mark & Karen Wise
  • Kristin & Brent Wogahn
  • Timothy & Shannon Young Family 
  • Greg and Teresa Burnett
  • Commonweal Development
  • Eau Claire Anesthesiologists
  • Suzanne Gallagher
  • JAMF Software, LLC
  • Meg Nord & Paul Kaldjian
  • Ray & Chris Kondrasuk
  • Paulis & Irene Lazda
  • Maury Pasternack & Shelley Fredson

Proofreaders:  $10 – $249

  • Nate and Linda Aaseng
  • David and Carol Anderson
  • Ark Animal Hospital
  • Louise A. Barfknecht
  • Jack & Carol Bartingale
  • Jim & Kathy Bartl
  • Lucy and Charlie Bauer
  • Bruce & Barbara Bayley
  • Kay Beardsley
  • Carol Benning
  • Amy & Bill Benson
  • Eric Lundberg & Karen Betzig-Lundberg
  • Theresa Boetcher
  • Margot Bouchard
  • Paul Bowman
  • Ann & Rusty Brand
  • Susan Bruce
  • Tom & Sara Bryan
  • Marjorie Bunce
  • C. T. Bundy 2d
  • Sybelle & Tom Burce
  • Mary Burt
  • Jack Bushnell & Jenny Shaddock
  • Bette Butler
  • Dick Cable and Family
  • Charter Bank
  • Thomas & Nancy Chisholm
  • Christianson & Freund, LLC
  • Tom & Wilma Clark
  • Richard & Susan Cochrane
  • Carlyn Conway
  • Darlene Cornell
  • Connie Cranford
  • Ruth Crouse
  • Kirk and Cindy Dahl
  • Carol & Larry Doyle
  • Eau Claire Energy Cooperative
  • Bob and Lisa Eierman
  • Elements for Healthcare
  • Steve & Kelly Endres
  • Robert J. Fabiny
  • Yvette and Daniel Flaten
  • Mary Flynn & John Lawler
  • Lou & Jan Frase
  • Bill and Carol Gabler
  • Brigid Geroux
  • Susan Girnau
  • Penny Graham
  • GroverWoods Yoga, LLC
  • Tom and Carol Hadley
  • The Halmstad Family
  • Phil & Jan Happe
  • Harry Harder
  • Sarah Harder
  • Karen Hebert
  • Patricia R. Henke
  • Ann Heywood
  • Roland & Pam Hicks
  • Virginia Hilbrich
  • Michael Hilger
  • Tim & Karen Hirsch
  • James Hoeppner
  • Peter and Sue Holm
  • Alan & Cameron Jackson in memory of Lucretia Jackson
  • Marlene Jannusch
  • Eric Jennings
  • Tom & Kathie Jewell
  • Carol Johnson
  • Lila Johnson
  • Carol Kading
  • Joseph Kaufman
  • Betsy Kell
  • Rosemary Kilbridge
  • David and Marianne Klinkhammer
  • Vicki Kragenbring
  • Mary and Jerry Kuehl
  • Phyllis M. Kurtz
  • Warren and Marion Lang
  • Vicki Lord Larson
  • Sandra Lindow
  • Kate Lindsay
  • Allyson and Jon Loomis
  • Nanette & Ivar Lunde
  • Sherry Macaul
  • Rick Magyar and Lyria Palas
  • Patrick and Ruth Ann Macken
  • Sharon & Jim Manz
  • Richard & Kathie Matter
  • Susan McLeod
  • Marge McManus
  • Dan & Karen Mittag
  • Emily & Gregg Moore
  • Tom & Kathy Morgan
  • Joy & Joe Motto
  • Tony and Michelle Nelson
  • Claudia & Greg Niemuth
  • Helen & Charles Nordstrom

In Kind Donations

  • Altoona Public Library
  • School District of Altoona
  • Augusta School District
  • School District of Bloomer
  • Chippewa Falls Unified Area School District
  • Chippewa Valley Montessori
  • Chippewa Valley Museum
  • Chippewa Valley Technical College
  • Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild–The Grand Theatre
  • Eau Claire School Libraries Friends Group
  • Fall Creek Public Library
  • Flynn Elementary PTA
  • Forage
  • Friends of the ECASD School Libraries
  • Indianhead Federated Library System

 

  • Insty Prints
  • Leader Telegram
  • The Lismore Hotel
  • Meadowview Elementary PTO
  • Memorial High School Teen Literacy Initiative
  • Sam Davey PTA
  • School District of the Menomonie Area
  • Menomonie Public Library
  • Mondovi School District
  • The Oxbow Hotel – The Lakely
  • Senior Review
  • Unitarian Universalist Congregation
  • University of Wisconsin Eau Claire Foundation
  • Volume One
  • Wisconsin Public Radio