Events

Lites of Love

Lites of Love

Annual Fundraiser

Lites of Love is an annual fundraiser to fund equipment, services and programs that enhance the comfort and well-being of Aspirus Riverview patients.

For $3 each, anyone can purchase a Lite of Love in honor or memory of a loved one. There are also opportunities to donate $25 (Silver Level) or $100+ (Gold Level) in honor or memory of a someone special.

Download Lites of Love Order Form

The lights shine throughout the holiday season on the Lites of Love trees, located between Aspirus Riverview Hospital and Riverview Expressway. Lites of Love may be purchased in the Aspirus Riverview Gift Shop at any time by individuals, organizations and businesses to remember or honor those who have had an impact on their lives and our community.

Everyone is invited to attend the Lites of Love tree lighting ceremony at Aspirus Riverview Hospital on the Thursday before Thanksgiving at 6:30 p.m. The ceremony includes light refreshments, music and a countdown to the ceremonial lighting of the Lites of Love trees.

Thank you to all our 2017 Sponsors:

Current Technologies, Inc., Feldner-Ritchay Funeral Home, Herman-Taylor Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Ho-Chunk Gaming Nekoosa, Ritchay Funeral Home, Solarus, WFHR Radio Station, Wisconsin Rapids City Times, WoodTrust Bank, Bohn Trucking & Excavating, Inc., Legacy Accounting & Financial Services, LLC, Renaissance, River Cities Bank, Wisconsin River Orthopaedics

Tee Off Fore the Girls

Tee Off Fore the Girls

June 27, 2018

Hosted by Ladies of Lake Arrowhead

The Tee Off Fore the Girls golf outing proceeds are given to the Aspirus Riverview Foundation/Aspirus UW Cancer Center Women’s Cancer Patient Fund for breast cancer patients.

The fund assists patients of Aspirus UW Cancer Center with cancer-related expenses, such as: medication co-pays, transportation expenses, durable medical equipment, medical supplies, nutritional supplies, oral care supplies, skin care supplies, and other expenses.

Swing Against Cancer Golf Outing

Swing Against Cancer

June 25, 2018

The Swing Against Cancer Golf Outing is designed to help people suffering from any type of cancer to deal with unmet expenses related to cancer treatments. The money raised is donated to local cancer patients and the Aspirus Riverview Foundation Cancer Patient Fund.

For more information, please visit the Swing Against Cancer Facebook page.

Renaissance Race Against Cancer

aspirus cancer center holding check

June 9, 2018

Join us to have fun with family and friends while supporting Aspirus Riverview Foundation/Aspirus UW Cancer Center.

Many participants are there in honor of loved ones who have battled cancer. This family-friendly event includes a 5K run/walk, 10K run, free kids fun run, food, and children’s activities. Runners, walkers, stroller/wagon riders, teams of all kinds are welcome! Please visit the Renaissance Race Against Cancer website to register.

All proceeds from the event will help support the Aspirus Riverview Foundation/Aspirus UW Cancer Center, Cancer Patient Fun The cancer patient fund is used to assist Aspirus UW Cancer Center patients who are in need of financial assistance with some of their unmet expenses related to their cancer treatment (such as food, fuel, transportation, medications, wheelchairs, and walkers).

Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest tent with tables

October 6, 2018

Noon-9 pm

Bull’s Eye Country Club, 2800 Ridgewood Trail, Wisconsin Rapids

Join us for our 3rd Annual Oktoberfest event.

Enjoy your afternoon dancing on the large wooden dance floor with alternating polka bands, Neal Zunker & Music Connection, Polish Connection, and Polka Country Musicians.

Admission includes one gourmet brat or chicken sandwich plate and two beverages. All proceeds from our Oktoberfest event are used to support our mission to enhance the health and wellness of the communities we serve.

To inquire about how you can get involved in these activities, visit the Aspirus Riverview Foundation Facebook page or call Aspirus Riverview Foundation at 715.421.7488.

Hot Pink YOUniversity Wiggin’ Out

Hot Pink University

February 8, 2018

Hosted by Hot Pink YOUniversity

Ann Murgatroyd-Soe & Christie Gause-Bemis, co-creators of Hot Pink YOUniversity, hosted their 5th annual Wiggin’ Out event.

The proceeds from the Wiggin’ Out event are donated to the Aspirus Riverview Foundation Women Warriors Fund. The fund benefits local women during their cancer treatment journey for things not covered by insurance that may help soothe, pamper and heal them during their treatments.