Support Our Mission

Donations of any size, even $5, help us live our mission!

Donations are used for training, scholarships, resources, and operational costs.

All donations are tax-deductible. You will immediately receive a receipt via email. A separate tax-deductible donation letter will be sent via email in January.

Donations are made through PayPal. A PayPal account can be created for free. The ONLY way we can contact you is via the email address associated with YOUR PayPal account. Please:

  • ensure the email address is accurate and accessible to you

  • check spam or junk email boxes

Note, email addresses associated with educational institutions may be tightly fire walled, reply emails may not reach you.

If you have questions or concerns, email.

Thank you for your support!



Nancy Dressel



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Who has Donated?

We extend thanks to all who have made donations including individual donors who are not listed here. The following area businesses, foundations, and organizations/clubs have donated to WI Reads | The Literacy Task Force of Wisconsin.


  • Arnott Plumbing and Heating (Tomahawk)

  • Associated Bank

  • Augie’s Collectibles (Tomahawk)

  • Berkelman Metalworks, Inc. (Eagle River)

  • Commitment to Learning, LLC

  • Eagle River Publications

  • England Realty (Rhinelander)

  • First National Bank (Park Falls Branch)

  • Forest County Potawatomi Community (Crandon)

  • Harley Davidson (Tomahawk)

  • Midwest Connect (Mosinee)

  • Marshfield Clinic (Woodruff)

  • M&I Marshall & Ilsley Bank

  • Northwoods National Bank, Rhinelander

  • Packaging Corporation of America (Tomahawk)

  • River Valley State Bank (Eagle River Branch)

  • U.S. Bank

WalMart Supercenters (Minocqua and Rhinelander)

  • Wells Fargo Bank

  • Wisconsin Public Service


  • Cardiovascular Association Foundation

  • Community Mental Health Foundation

  • Mid Wisconsin Bank Trust

  • LDF Area Improvement Association

  • Nicolet Promotions

  • North Lakeland Elementary School Foundation (Manitowish Waters)

  • Pukall Lumber Foundation (Woodruff)

  • St. Mary’s Hospital Foundation (Rhinelander)

  • Tomahawk Star Foundation

  • Wisconsin Technical College System (WTCS)


  • Beta Sigma Phi Epsilon Gamma (local chapter)

  • Kiwanis Club of Rhinelander

  • Lakeland Area Kiwanis

  • Lakeland Rotary (Minocqua)

  • Lioness Club, Manitowish Waters

  • Ministry Health Care (Woodruff)

  • Nokomis chapter NSDAR

  • Oneida Tavern League (Rhinelander)

  • Oneida County Deputy Sheriff’s Association (Rhinelander)

  • Prince of Peace Lutheran Church (Eagle River)

  • Rhinelander-Northwoods Branch, American Assn. of University Women (AAUW)

  • Rhinelander Rotary Club

  • St. Matthias Episcopal Church (Minocqua)

  • Tomahawk Optimist Club - Wisconsin Literacy, Inc. (state-wide)