ZCare is committed to making a difference in our community. Along with our friends at G.E.C.U. and Mattress Outlet La Crosse, we provide support to our friends and neighbors in a number of ways and we couldn't do it without you. Thanks for your partnership in improving the lives of those in need.
To submit a request for assistance or share benefit details, email ZCare@z933.com.
ZCARE - UPCOMING EVENTS
Friday, December 15, 2017 - Sunday, December 17, 2017
We are so happy that we are able to make this donation to the Norma J. Vinger Center for Breast Care at Gundersen Health System.
The $2,500.00 donation is composed of a portion of the ticket sales from our Divafest event and a matched donation from Z93's ZCare Foundation.
In October of 2015, Teresa was diagnosed with Carcinosarconia Stage 3C Ovarian Cancer. A benefit for Teresa will be held on January 23rd at the Fox Hollow banquet hall from 3PM to 8PM. The benefit will include:
- Pork Sandwich Dinners
- Silent Auction
Leanne, a mother of two and now a grandmother, was diagnosed with breast cancer while in her 20s. Eventually, Leanne had overcome the cancer, however the treatment and chemotherapy have taken on toll on her heart. Leanne currently sits on the heart transplant list at UW-Madison. Currently challenged by mounting medical bills, a benefit for Leanne will be held on January 23rd at The Moose Lodge beginning at 2PM. The benefit will include:
- Free Food & Beer (while supplies last)
- Silent Auction
- Bake Sale
- LIVE Music
Tickets will be $10 at the door
Ben, a father of 3 and married to his high school sweetheart, was recently diagnosed with testicular nonseminoma embryonal carcinoma. So far, Ben has completed one surgery and is currently going through chemotherapy. Now challenged by mounting medical bills and lost income, a "Benjamins for Benjamin" benefit will be held at All-Star Lanes on January 16th from 1PM to close. The benefit includes:
- Live/Silent Auction
- Chili Supper
- Rifle/Cash Raffles
Tickets are available in advance and the day of for $10
Veronica was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis at 2 weeks old. At 4 weeks old, doctors said that Veronica's pancreas didn't function and she would need digestive enzymes during every meal for the rest of her life, along with monthly visits at the Madison Children's Hospital. A Holiday Bake Sale will be held on Wednesday, December 23rd from 9AM to 2PM at the Tomah All American Do-It Center. All proceeds will go to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation on behalf of the Roses for Ronni team participating in the Wisconsin Dells Great Strides walk.
Thanks for joining us for iFeed 2015 at Logan High School last Saturday! Thanks to your volunteerism and donations, we packed 54,718 dried meals for shipment to Nicaragua and collected 30,141 food items for the Hunger Task Force. All those items filled 32 gaylords of food - almost 13 TONS for our friends and neighbors in need!
Jesse was diagnosed with Glioblastoma (GBM), an aggressive, grade 4, malignant brain tumor. He has since been put on radiation and pill-form chemo. Join the friends and family of Jesse for a benefit with proceeds going towards Jesse and his family.
Jeremy Ulmen was a self-employed logger who was injured by a falling tree. He suffered many injuries including several broken vertebrae, a traumatic brain injury, several broken ribs and fractures to his scapula. The accident has left Jeremy unemployed along with a the challenges of mounting medical bills and providing for his family. Help support Jeremy and his family by attending the Jeremy Ulmen Benefit. It will be held Saturday, November 14th at Hokah City Hall (Hokah, MN) beginning at noon. The benefit includes:
- Live Auction
- Silent Auction
- Bake Sale
- Pulled Pork Sandwiches and more
To make a donation you can contact Jen Ulmen at 507-458-1548, Amy Schuster at 608-304-2554 or Linda Ulmen at 608-780-2321
20 year old college student, Sara Rose Hougum, was murdered in her apartment on March 26, 2012. She was a daughter, sister, granddaughter, classmate and friend who was lost too soon do to violence. Help honor Sarah by joining her friends and family at the Moose Lodge on Saturday November 7th from 5-7PM for a Spaghetti Dinner. Enjoy all-you-can-eat spaghetti and meatballs, garlic bread and salad bar for $8 (plus tax). A portion of the proceeds will be given to the La Crosse Police Department K-9 Unit in loving memory of Sara Rose Hougum.
Be part of the 1st annual 3K, 5K Veteran Honor Walk/Run in support of the Wounded Warrior Project. The event will be held Sunday November 8th at the Viroqua VFW Post 3032. Registration begins at noon: $10 for entry, $5 for veterans, children 5 & under are free
- 1PM walk/run begins
- 4PM-7:30PM Silent Auction/Raffle
- 5PM Guest Speaker
- 5:30PM-7PM Chili Cook Off
The Coulee Region Humane Society will host its annual beer and wine tasting event this Friday, October 30th to help raise funds for the Coulee Region's homeless animals. Cost is $30/ticket if purchased in advance or at the door. A discounted rate of $50 for two tickets is available until 7PM Thursday.
Sip to Save Lives:
- Friday from 5PM-8PM
- Cargill Room, 328 Harborview Plaza in La Crosse
- Samples of beers & wines
- Silent auction & Raffle
- Hors d'oeuvres
- Live music from David Reedy
- Caricatures from Mike Martino
For more info and tickets click here
Join Holmen Parks & Rec along with local organizations for a night filled with friendly witches, ghosts, vampires and scarecrows during the 2nd annual trick-or-treat in the park. A variety of games and treats will be provided for this free event for all children and family.
- Wednesday October 28th 2015
- 4:30PM to 6:30 PM
- Deer Wood Park: 500 Anderson Holmen, WI
For more info click here