35th Annual Challenger Event

Honoring Mike & Ginny McBride

Golf.  Dinner.  Auction.


Thank You – What a Celebration!

Thank you for raising $255,000 for kids and adults with disabilities.


What a celebration honoring Mike & Ginny McBride!  We were so pleased to have had a sold out crowd and enjoyed a beautiful day of golf, a wonderful dinner, a fabulous auction and an inspiring program.

Monday, September 17, 2018
Blue Mound Golf and Country Club
10122 West North Avenue
Wauwatosa, Wisconsin 53226

Mike & Ginny are an inspiration!  Read their story here.

Interested in getting involved with next year’s event?
Contact Amanda Stahmann, Marketing & Development Manager,
at 414-774-6255 or amanda@lifenavigators.org.


Thank you to our many sponsors!

Platinum Sponsor
Roger & Cindy Schaus

Gold Sponsors
Dave & Carol Anderson
Camp Bar/Tito’s Handmade Vodka
Curt & Sue Culver
Godfrey & Kahn
Paul & Natalia Hackbarth
Mike & Ginny McBride
Chris & John McDermott
Dick & Mary Lou McGuire
Quarles & Brady LLP
Harris Turer & the Milwaukee Admirals Hockey Club

Silver Sponsors
Baird and the Voisin Family
Gustave A. Larson Company
Haskin & Karls
Johnson Controls, Inc.
MGIC

Bronze Sponsors
Anick & Associates
Associated Bank
Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin
Executive Search Partners
Dave & Camille Kundert
Pegasus Partners
Dick & Sue Pieper
John & Maryanne Plant
Prairie Financial Group, a division of Waukesha State Bank
Securant Bank
Sodexo Health Care
Jim & Bonnie Strachota
United Performing Arts Fund
U.S. Bank Private Wealth Management
John & Vicki Wachniak
Ray & Kelly Wilson
Windward Wealth Strategies
Wipfli LLP
Zilber Property Group

Underwriting Sponsors
Beer Capitol Distributing – Beer
Mike & Maggie Butterfield – Past Honoree Flowers
CannedWater4Kids – Water
Creative Graphic Imaging, LLC – Invitation
DentaQuest – Chocolate
Envy Creative – Program
IEWC – Hole-in-One
Lemberg – Golf Cart
Life Navigators Marketing Committee – Golf Balls
Chris & John McDermott – Past Honoree Event
Murphy & Prachthauser – Save the Date Postcard
National Bakery & Deli – Past Honoree Event Cupcakes
PepsiCo – Soda
R.A. Stevens Family Foundation – Hospitality Hole
R&B Wagner Company – Beverage Cart & Consumer Volunteer
Hutch & Brenda Renk – Chocolate
Sound by Design – Sound, Design and Lighting
Turek Charitable Trust – Paula & Dave Strelitz – Reception

Hole Sponsors
Cargill
Entasis Asset Management
The KELLER Group of Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co;
Adam S. Keller, CLU, CLTC
Dr. Craig Larson & Ann Larson Living Trust
Dr. Kevin McGinn Elmbrook Family Dental
Moertl, Wilkins & Campbell, S.C.
R&B Wagner Company
Robertson Ryan & Associates, Inc.
Suburban Asphalt Co., Inc.
Jay Yuergens & Joni Anderson-Yuergens

Challenger Gifts
Dr. Scott Arbit
Don & Pat Bardonner
John & Peg Beckwith
Greg & Jessica Block
Elizabeth Blutstein
Brad & Glenna Brin
Dylan Brudny
Judith Budny
Mr. & Dr. Russell & Sara Burmeister
Mike & Maggie Butterfield
Zach & Kate Campana
Brian Cayon
Curt & Sue Culver
Nick Curran
Tom & Maripat Dalum
Douglas DeNicola
The Dickman Company
David & Therese Fennelly
Mike & Deb Fleming
Michael Frohna
Chris & Julie Gallo
Jim & Stacey Gannon
Tom & Mary Gavinski
John & Deana Geers
Randy & Terry Groleau
Greg & Sandy Groth
Marilyn Hackney
Jim & Marge Hartwig
Larry & Holly Haskin
Bill Hughes
Bill & Mary Pat Jacoby
Mark & Karen Kircher
John & Katie Klein
Robert & Gerri Kolb
Walter Koskinen
Alex Kramer
Bill & Jane Krause
Mike & Barb Lauer
Brian & Sue Lanser
Matt Mattioli
Lindi Markakis
Jim McArdle & Teri Stangler
Kevin McBride
John & Cathy McCarthy
Chris & John McDermott
Dan & Maria McDermott
Donald McNeil
Toby & Sue Mei
David & Susan Mikulecky
Frederick & Mary Ellen Muth
John & Ginny Myszewski
Kevin & Ally O’Leary
Jim & Betsy Olson
Curtis Paulsen
Donna Rae Peterson
Gerald & Therese Peterson
Jim Phillips
Jay Rabideaux
Hutch & Brenda Renk
Rod & Jodi Rinzel
Jesus & Jennifer Sanchez
Roger & Cindy Schaus
Thomas & Joanne Schoenecker
Morris & Gertrude Shechtman
Dr. & Mrs. Salvatore & Kathy Spicuzza
Amanda Stahmann
Mike & Nancy Steffes
Curt & Nancy Struyk
Sam & Heather Struyk
Owen & Kimberly Sullivan
David & Mary Ellen Tighe
Eric & Deanna Tillisch
U.S. Aluminum, Inc.
Bill & Mary Walker
Bill Wandsnider
Don & Kate Wilson
Ray & Kelly Wilson
Dale & Julie Wrycha
Patrick Young
Jay Yuergens & Joni Anderson-Yuergens
Roger & Donna Zientek
Zilber Family Foundation
Erik & Erica Zipp

Voice Auction Sponsors
Bill & Priscilla Boelter
Christine Culver
Mike Harvey
iHeart Media
Mike & Ginny McBride
Chris & John McDermott
Roger & Cindy Schaus
Joyce Ursic
The Whitehall Hotel

Silent Auction Donors