Celebrate Life

Save the date for this year's Celebrate Life Event!

Join honorary co-chairs Karen & Greg Tylka and Shelley & Jeff Wangsness for On With Life’s seventh annual fundraising and recognition event, Celebrate Life. Mark your calendars for Friday, September 24, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. located at the FFA Enrichment Center in Ankeny.

Funds raised through Celebrate Life will enhance On With Life now and into the future through unrestricted support of innovative program development, specialized therapy equipment and healing environments for our persons served.

Individuals and businesses are invited to help make Celebrate Life a success by sponsoring the event and/or joining On With Life for the evening! In 2021, On With Life is celebrating 30 years since opening our doors! With that in mind, you know it will be an evening filled with celebration, delicious food, drinks, a live auction, raffles and powerful stories of how together we thrive!

Contact Ronnie Wells with the On With Life Foundation at ronnie.wells@onwithlife.org or (515) 289-9600 x221 with any questions.

Meet Our 2021 Honorary Co-Chairs

Karen + Greg Tylka
Shelley + Jeff Wangsness

Special Recognition

Advocate of the Year: Senator Jack Whitver
Founder's Award: Norma Hanke
Founder's Award: Nancy Greening
Volunteer of the Year: Marcia Flaugh

Click here to learn more about these special awards

Thank You to our 2021 Sponsors!

Presenting Sponsors

Diamond Sponsors

Charlene + Don Lamberti

Platinum Sponsors

  • ABB/BIS, Inc.
  • Accu-Mold, LLC
  • Judy + Jack Campbell
  • Carmine + Steve Boal
  • Community State Bank
  • Country Landscapes
  • Galligan Reid, PC
  • Lauri Harsh + Tom Ramstack
  • David McCulloch + Family
  • SVPA Architects
  • Matt Rainey: Allstate Insurance
  • June + Randy Reimers
  • Right Dose Pharmacy
  • The Waldinger Corporation
  • Shelley + Jeff Wangsness

 

Gold Sponsors

  • Abendroth Russell Barnett Law Firm
  • Après Bar Co.
  • Liz Fenstermacher
  • Feuerhelm Law Office, PC
  • First National Bank
  • Russell J. Hansen
  • Integrity Printing
  • Lamberti, Gocke + Luetje, PC
  • McFarland Clinic
  • McGough Construction
  • Reynolds + Reynolds, Inc.
  • Ryun, Givens & Company, PC
  • Spavia - Ankeny
  • The Iowa Clinic
  • Nationwide + The Kidder Company + Midwest Heritage
  • Kathy + Mel Weatherwax
  • Deborah + Doug West

 

Silver Sponsors

  • Ace Hardware Ankeny
  • Amerigroup
  • Ankeny Sanitation
  • Anthem, Inc.
  • Bankers Trust
  • Joanne Friedman with Joanne's Event Rentals
  • Kate Benson Larson + Ross Larson
  • Broadlawns Medical Center
  • Des Moines Scheels
  • EDEN+
  • H.P.C., LLC
  • Leaning Tower of Pizza
  • Molyneaux Risk Solutions
  • P&M Apparel
  • Royce + Kevin Quinn
  • Rachel + Tim Scheib, Scheib Real Estate Team
  • Jean Shelton
  • Snyder + Associates, Inc.
  • Kathy + Robert Stone
  • Studio A Designs
  • Janet + Peter Teahen
  • Jeanne + Jim Von Arb
  • Windsor Windows + Doors

 

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