Green Lake Renewal

Tammera Doering Named Events and Programs Manager of Green Lake Renewal’s Town Square

Tammera Doering Named Events and Programs Manager of Green Lake Renewal’s Town Square

Tammera Doering has joined Green Lake Renewal’s Town Square Community Center as Events and Programs Manager. Ms. Doering will be working closely with the rest of the staff to carry out the organization’s daily operations, including space management, creation and maintenance of  schedules, and assisting in the creation and management of future programs at Town Square.

Town Square Honors Arnetveit with Volunteer of the Year Award

Town Square Honors Arnetveit with Volunteer of the Year Award

More than 40 Town Square community center volunteers were recognized at the annual volunteer appreciation celebration, hosted by Green Lake Renewal Board Member Jo Ellen Madden and Ambassador Joan Lloyd.  The event was held at the Greenway House Bed and Breakfast and catered by Kari Schliecher of Bliss Catering in Green Lake last Friday evening.

Larry Gundrum Named Executive Director of Green Lake Renewal's Town Square

Larry Gundrum Named Executive Director of Green Lake Renewal's Town Square

Larry Gundrum, who has served on Green Lake Renewal’s board of directors for the past two years, has been named executive director of Green Lake Renewal’s Town Square Community Center. He will be responsible for planning, executing and leading all Town Square initiatives, including programming, events, and project development, as well as overseeing Town Square’s Green Lake Kitchens, Green Lake Fitness and Mill Pond Terrace, the new outdoor event venue opening this summer on the north side of Town Square.

Shae Stangl Joins Green Lake Renewal as Manager of Green Lake Fitness

Shae Stangl Joins Green Lake Renewal as Manager of Green Lake Fitness

Shae Stangl has joined the non-profit organization Green Lake Renewal as Manager of Green Lake Fitness. Ms. Stangl will be working closely with the Executive Director, Marketing Manager and Front Office Manager to oversee all aspects of the fitness center.

Harvest Fest Boat Rides on Green Lake

Harvest Fest Boat Rides on Green Lake

Norton Boat Works of Green Lake is partnering with the nonprofit organization Green Lake Renewal to offer wooden boat rides on the Saturday of Harvest Fest, September 29, from 9 am to 3 pm. Boat rides are 20 minutes long and tickets will be sold at the wharf in Deacon Mills Park for $10 each. All proceeds will benefit Green Lake Renewal's Town Square Community Center.

Community Donates $95,000 Toward Mill Pond Terrace Project

Community Donates $95,000 Toward Mill Pond Terrace Project

More than 400 individuals expressed their continued commitment to the Green Lake area’s revitalization on Saturday, July 14, donating more than $95,000 toward the development of Mill Pond Terrace, as they gathered at the home of Joe and Tina Pregont for Green Lake Renewal’s annual White Hot Party.

Green Lake Renewal Volunteers Gather to Revitalize Green Lake

Green Lake Renewal Volunteers Gather to Revitalize Green Lake

Over 50 members and friends of the Green Lake community showed support at the annual Renew Crew cocktail party, hosted by Green Lake Renewal Board Member Jo Ellen Madden and Ambassador Joan Lloyd, at the Midtown Lounge above Guth’s Candy in Downtown Green Lake on Friday, June 1st.

Date Set for Green Lake Renewal's White Hot Party

Date Set for Green Lake Renewal's White Hot Party

Now in its third year, Green Lake Renewal’s White Hot Party, one of the most popular events of the Green Lake area’s summer season, is set to take place on Saturday, July 14 from 7:00 to 10:00 pm at the home of Joe and Tina Pregont on Green Lake’s Sugarloaf Point.

Green Lake Renewal Names Executive Committee

Green Lake Renewal Names Executive Committee

Fran Hill, co-founder of the Town Square Community Center, will serve as president. Nick Vandervelde, entrepreneur with a background in finance, will serve as vice president. Phil Burkart, co-founder of the Town Square Community center, will serve as treasurer. Evelyn Galster, administrator of the Freeland Foundation, will serve as secretary. Mary-Jo Johnson, co-founder of Green Lake Renewal, will serve as past president.

Mill Pond Terrace to Break Ground in May

Mill Pond Terrace to Break Ground in May

During January and February, Green Lake Renewal’s Mill Pond Terrace Task Force met with numerous local contractors, seeking advice on how to best value engineer the project. The team is currently setting priorities and creating a timeline for completion. The project is expected to break ground in May, weather permitting.

Green Lake Renewal Donor Update | March 2018

Green Lake Renewal Donor Update | March 2018

Nine days until the official start of spring, and your generous support is creating another Greater-Than-Ever-Before season of learning, fun, wellness and community in Green Lake. See how your donations are making a direct, visible impact:

Chris Barbin to Keynote Green Lake Renewal's Entrepreneur of the Year Awards

Chris Barbin to Keynote Green Lake Renewal's Entrepreneur of the Year Awards

In 10 years, Mr. Barbin grew Appirio from a four-person startup to a 1,200-person global services firm backed by Sequioia Capital, GGV and General Atlantic—the same venture capital firms that invested in companies including Alibaba, Facebook, Linkedin and PayPal. During that time, his company received 10 Best Places to Work awards, and was recently recognized by the Great Place to Work organization which produces the annual Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For list.

Kate Salas Named Executive Director of Green Lake Renewal

 Kate Salas Named Executive Director of Green Lake Renewal

In addition, Green Lake Renewal elected new officers of its board. Fran Hill will move from staff position to a volunteer board seat, serving as board President. Nick Vandervelde will serve as board vice president, next in line to assume the role of president. Phil Burkart will serve as Treasurer and Evelyn Galster will serve as secretary.