Throughout the years, Markquart has been blessed by the support of a great community and is thankful to give back during the holiday season. This year, The Chippewa Valley voted to decide where the Markquart Dealerships would donate $50,000.
The votes have been tallied, and they are excited to announce the Markquart Gives Back 2022 Winners! Each of the following organizations (in no particular order) received $5,000 to continue making our community safe and strong. The L.E. Phillips Senior Center
The L.E. Phillips Senior Center provides a welcoming gathering place for individuals ages 50+ who reside in Eau Claire County. The center helps promote independence with access to programming to develop skills to enhance emotional, physical, and social well-being. Senior Center Website
Eau Claire County Humane Association The ECCHA provides medical attention and shelter to homeless animals in the Eau Claire area. They provide humane and loving care to dogs, cats, and other animals until they are ready to be adopted. ECCHA Website
Stepping Stones of Dunn County Stepping Stones of Dunn County has been helping the community for over 36 years by helping to prevent hunger, homelessness, and isolation through its many programs. They are excited to open a new 20-bed shelter slated to open in November 2023. Stepping Stones Website
Bob’s House for Dogs Bob’s House provides a loving home for senior and special-needs dogs in the Eau Claire area in a kennel-free environment. Their dogs receive constant love and attention, high-quality food, and the medical care they need. Bob’s House Website
Hope Gospel Mission Hope Gospel Mission provides food, shelter, clothing, life-changing rehabilitation programming and more to men, women, and children in western Wisconsin. Hope Gospel Mission provides a long-term, intentional, faith-based, healthy, healing environment for those who are struggling with addiction, homelessness, or those who just need to start over with a new beginning. It offers help with life skills, academic skills, and work skills while providing resources for addiction recovery, financial peace, nutrition and fitness, and spiritual growth. Hope Gospel’s Website
Dunn County Humane Society The Dunn County Humane Society is committed to the prevention of animal suffering in the area. They find permanent loving homes for the animals in their care in a no-kill facility. Dunn Co Humane Society Website
Scenic Hills Youth Ranch Scenic Hills Youth Ranch provides a place of simplicity through mentorship and horses. They strive to inspire hope and purpose in youths throughout Western Wisconsin that have been through life challenges or traumas. Scenic Hills Youth Ranch Website
Chippewa Humane Association The Chippewa Humane Association works to relieve the suffering of homeless companion animals by providing care and shelter. They care for the animals and work to find them forever homes while educating the community on their proper care. Chippewa Humane Website
About Markquart Dealerships
The Markquart Dealerships have called the Chippewa Valley home for over 50 years. They started as automotive dealerships and now also offer RVs. Markquart is thankful to give back to the many organizations that help make the community such a great place to call home.