CHECK OUT A VIDEO THAT WEST BEND COMMUNITY TELEVISION CREATED TO PROMOTE FIESTA LATINA 2018!
Casa Guadalupe Fiesta Latina Video
THANK YOU TO ALL!!!
Casa Guadalupe Education Center and our Executive Director, Noelle Braun, would like to thank everyone who was involved in our 6th annual Fiesta Latina fundraiser and Latin American cultural celebration on Sunday, May 20, 2018!
There are so many we want to thank for making the event a wonderful success!
First, a HUGE thank you to our sponsors!
Our Champions for Literacy at the $2500+ level:
Thrivent Financial / Ramiro Paz, West Bend Mutual Insurance Company & Schreiber Foods
Our Advocates for Literacy at the $1500 level:
Glacier Hills Credit Union
Our Supporter of Literacy at the $1000 level:
Allstate (Susan Kempfer office) & WE Energies Foundation
And our Contributors to Literacy at the $500 level:
A&W Iron & Metal, Commerce State Bank, Delta Defense, the Charitable Trust “In Memory of Grandpa Eddie”, Phyllis Schaefer, Quad Graphics, Star Properties / Jenny Stoffel, and Sunrise Rotary of West Bend
Thank you to Jim Edgeworth III and Edge Entertainment for his DJ services during the whole event!
Thank you to Fr. Enrique Hernandez for leading the bilingual mass. Thank you to the Anzures Musical band for the great performance! Thank you to the Milwaukee Brewers Chorizo Sausage for making an appearance! Thank you Mike Mattek from Mattek Ballroom Dancing for teaching cumbia dance steps to the attendees! Thank you to the Latinos Unidos Dance Club from Fond du Lac for performing fun dances! Thank you to Casa’s director, Noelle, for singing some songs in Spanish!
Thank you to all of our vendors/artisans who had booths at the event!
Thank you to local 4-H Ambassadors for providing kids’ activities and face painting!
Thank you to 4imprint for donating the tote bags which we gave to the kids playing games!
Thank you to the local West Bend Supercuts for providing temporary hair color and styling for kids today!
Thank you to the nurses from Froedtert & The Medical College of WI for providing free hands only CPR training!
Thank you to the local West Bend Fire Department for bringing their fire truck for the kids to look at and tour!
Thank you to the Washington County Sheriff’s Dept for providing child ID’s the many children in attendance!
Thank you to Key Logo for printing our volunteer t-shirts!
Thank you to Dunn Bros. Coffee for providing us with free coffee!
Thank you to all who donated wonderful raffle prizes for our HUGE raffle drawing!
This year, we had talented volunteers cook all of our food, which was donated by multiple restaurants, food distributors, and businesses including:
Meijer, Polanco Mexican Restaurant, Casa Tequila, La Cabaña, Thrivent Financial Action Team, Jug's Hitching Post, Woodman’s, Pick 'N Save, Gehl Foods, Café Soeurette, Omicron Family Restaurant, Perc Place, The Braising Pan and Trucker and Travelers Restaurant!
Thank you to our drink suppliers: Jeff’s Spirits on Main, 7-Up Bottling Co., Polanco Mexican Restaurant and Moondance Michelada!
Last, but certainly not least, thank you to all of our amazing volunteers who helped throughout the day to make this event possible!!!