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United Way Announces the 2015 Sweepstakes Winners

  • During the weeks of December 7 and 14, 2015, the United Way of Inner Wisconsin Sweepstakes “Prize Patrol” delivered $1,000 checks to five unsuspecting winners.  The 2015 prize winners were: Jodi Friday, Sherry Kotlowski, Earle Sellhausen, Dustin Sievers and Tracy Verjinsky. 
  • The winners qualified by making a first-time $26.00 donation to United Way of Inner Wisconsin; or by increasing their gift by $26.00 over their donation last year.  Our 2015 sponsors were: Aspirus Riverview Hospital, Heartland Farms, Inc., River Cities Bank and Timber Shores.  Thanks to our prize sponsors and everyone who qualified, our fourth annual sweepstakes was a success!
    • In South Wood County
      • $85,299 new undesignated dollars from 768 donors
      • $44,536 from 324 people who did not give, or designated, during the 2014 campaign
      • $19,095 from 289 existing donors
      • $21,668 from 155 unknown donors (other United Ways)
    • In Adams County
      • $10,569 new undesignated dollars from 83 donors
      • $9,041 from 48 people who did not give, or designated, during the 2014 campaign
      • $1,528 from 35 existing donors
  • This years winners were:
    • Rhonda Walker from Rocktenn (sponsored by Heartland Farms)
    • Rusty Roe from the Wisconsin Rapids Police Department (sponsred by Riverview Family Clinic)
    • Kris Gruneberg from Solarus (sponsored by River Cities Bank)
    • Cheale Matthews from Mid-State Technical College (sponsored by Timber Shores)
    • The fifth prize was surrendered by June Newman to it could be reinvested ino the United Way general fund. THANK YOU!

tracy

Photo caption:  Tracy Verjinsky of Childcaring, Inc. (second from left) won one of the $1,000 cash prizes.  Pictured here is our 2015 Campaign Chair John Culhane, Tracy Verjinsky, River Cities Bank President Fred Siemers, River Cities Bank Marketing Coordinator Briel Kohl and United Way of Inner Wisconsin CEO Tari Jahns.

jodi

Photo caption:  Jodi Friday of the Wood County UW Extension (far right) won one of the $1,000 cash prizes.  Pictured here is United Way of Inner Wisconsin CEO Tari Jahns, our 2015 Campaign Chair John Culhane, River Cities Bank Marketing Coordinator Briel Kohl, River Cities Bank President Fred Siemers, Jodi Friday.

sherry

Photo caption:  Sherry Kotlowski of the Adams County Highway Department (center) won one of the $1,000 cash prizes.  Pictured here is our 2015 Campaign Chair John Culhane, Sherry Kotlowski and United Way of Inner Wisconsin CEO Tari Jahns.

earle

Photo caption:  Earle Sellhausen of WestRock (third from left) won one of the $1,000 cash prizes.  Pictured here is United Way of Inner Wisconsin CEO Tari Jahns, our 2015 Campaign Chair John Culhane, Earle Sellhausen, and WestRock General Manager Mark Jorgensen.
 

dustin

Photo caption:  Dustin Sievers from Tweet/Garot (third from left) won one of the $1,000 cash prizes.  Pictured here is our 2015 Campaign Chair John Culhane, Nan Taylor from Aspirus Riverview Hospital, Dustin Sievers and United Way of Inner Wisconsin CEO Tari Jahns.
 

 

 

 

Our Sweepstakes Sponsors

  • Once again, we'd like to thank our sweepstakes sponsors for making this year's success possible!
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