Our French soiree and arty party, Treasure, was a HUGE success! In our second year, we raised more than $45,000 to further the mission of the Memories in the Making® program and the Alzheimer's Association - and we're still counting!
If you weren't able to attend the event but want to make a contribution to further the mission of the Alzheimer's Association and the Memories in the Making program - please contact Kendra Albers at 414.479.8800!
Treasure would not have been possible without the backing of our generous sponsors: Martin Schreiber & Associates, RW Baird Foundation, Hunt Memorial Trust, Direct Supply Inc., Brown-Forman Corporation, ComForCare Home Care, Lutheran Home & Harwood Place, Milwaukee Catholic Home, Milwaukee County Department on Aging, Park Bank, St. Camillus, Stowell Associates, The Villa at Bradley Estates, Nita Soref, Nelson Irvings & Wessels SC, Mike Armitage, and St. Anne's Salvatorian Campus.
Thank you's also go out to the amazing chefs who created fantastic dishes for our guests to enjoy: Burke Candy, La Merenda, La Scala Italian Community Center, Milwaukee Sail Loft, The Soup Market, Sprecher Brewing Company, Starbucks, Suzy's Cream Cheesecakes, Verduras Tea House & Café, and West Allis Cheese & Sausage Shoppe.
To the framers who so beautifully framed the one-of-a-kind pieces, we thank you! - Charles David's Sons, Inc, Cobblestone Limited, Frame and Fabric, Framers Workshop, Gallery 1, Greenwood Park Gallery & Framing, Leslie Davis Preservation Framing, Milwaukee Moulding & Frame, Manders Picture Framing, PJ's Frame & Gallery, and Tartan Design Framing Services.
And finally, a big thank you to these key event participants:
Honorary emcee's - Tom Strini, Senior Editor and Arts Critic, Third Coast Daily online cultural magazine and Lee Ann Garrison, Executive Director, Peck School of the Arts' Design Research Institute and Art and Design Associate Professor, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Guest Auctioneer - Frank Gimbel, Founding Partner, Gimbel Reilly Guerin & Brown, LLP, Attorneys at Law.
Fine artists - Pamela Anderson, Ann Baer, Fred Bell, William E. Burke, Sally Duback, Jennifer Hellermann, James Hempel, Pat Hidson, Tom Hlavacek, Barb Hayden, Frank Juarez, Kathryn E. Martin, Mary Ellen Mueller, Kris Reicher, Melissa Dorn Richards, Alice Struck, Richard Taylor, Della Wells, Jason Yi & Jenna Knapp.
Event Photographer - Jessica Lauren Photography
We look forward to seeing you next year for this amazing cultural event!
Special thanks to