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Join Us / Support Us

Anyone interested in marketing?  Join a new marketing committee for the Beaver Dam Area Arts Association.  Our Director, Jessalyn Braun, is looking for assistance in new and creative fundraisers.  Here's your chance to make a difference and have fun too.  Call Jessalyn at (920) 885-3635.

We sincerely thank all who, as volunteers, members, and contributors support the Beaver Dam Area Arts Association’s operations, exhibits, and educational programs. We appreciate your continuing support and also welcome new contributors to help these or any other BDAAA programs: Memorial Donation/ Event Sponsorship/ Exhibit Sponsor-in-Part/ Volunteers/ Wish List/ Basic Member/ Patron Member

Memorial Donations may fund a specific BDAAA project, help with the organization’s operational budget, or support BDAAA in other ways that are suggested by the donor.

Event Sponsorships are especially helpful in the support of BDAAA events.

As an Exhibit Sponsor-in-Part (individual, organization, or business) you will receive recognition at the exhibit opening and you will benefit from a number of marketing strategies throughout the run of the exhibit.

The BDAAA always has a Wish List! Check our list on this page to see how you can help fulfill some basic needs.

Basic and Patron Memberships are accepted at any time. Current Patron Memberare listed at the bottom of this page. Contributions beyond basic membership are tax-deductible . BDAAA is a 501 (3c) non-profit organization. All members are placed on the newsletter mailing list and on the group email, if you wish, and receive discounts on classes and trips. Patrons ($100 level and above) are listed in each exhibit program. To become a basic or patron member, please send your check, payable to BDAAA, and the following information: DATE/ NAME/ ADDRESS/ PHONE/EMAIL (optional) to BDAAA/ PO Box 442/ Beaver Dam WI 53916 or click here for our membership brochure!

Membership/PATRON Levels
Student - $20/year
Artist - $25/year
Senior Citizens (60 +) - $25/year
Individual or Organization - $35/year
Family - $50/year

Patron Levels
Mona Lisa Member - $100/year
Picasso Patron - $250/year
Michelangelo Angel - $500/year
Van Gogh Benefactor - $1000/year

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!Call 920-885-3635 (The time commitment varies from once a year to more often, as you prefer.)

Greeters for the reception desk

Exhibit committee members to help plan exhibits and hang artwork 

Greeters to welcome visitors

Individuals to help with light cleaning duties

Committee members (standing or for special events)

Special event workers – Example: Volunteers to help at the BDAAA booth at the Downtown Beaver Dam River Market, held the 2nd Saturday of the month, May through September

Cooks & bakers for fundraisers and exhibit receptions

Clerical workers to prepare mailings and do filing

Computer trained people to create databases

Volunteer artists to lead Youth Art Club meetings (present a project – just one Saturday a year would be great!)

Volunteers with trucks to haul art work/ drivers


WISH LIST (or donations to purchase same)

Art supplies for Youth Art Club meetings and BDAAA classes

Paint and window blinds to redecorate some of our exhibit rooms

Office supplies, including #10 security envelopes, manilla file folders, mailing labels and stamps

Acrylic paint and paint brushes


Mona Lisa Members
Rodney Binder
Sue Braemer
Kevin & Dana Carnine
Cornerstone Funeral
Falbe Automotive
Don & Mary Geddeis
John & Melissa Landdeck
Rich Leaver, Leaver Land Surveying
Harold & Phyllis Nagler
Parent Dott
Ken & Nancy Paul
Chris & Pat Pawl
Russ & Karen Payne
John & Dorothy Ralston
Rechek’s Food Pride
Dr. Bill & Sylvia Richards
Earl & Anita Ritter
Steve & Christa Slinger
Wild Goose Fine Arts United

Picasso Patrons

Michelangelo Angel

Duane & Kathleen Foulkes Foundation

Van Gogh Benefactor
Frank Babka


P. J. Seippel Foundation

Elizabeth Aplin
Don Dohmann
Joan Elsesser
Peg Gerbitz
Jim Heindel
Edyth Howard
Lucille Krause 
Peter Seippel
Bertha Proctor
Ruth Short
Janice Wrucke

Exhibit and Event Sponsors-in-Part, to date
Gene’s Beaver Floral, National Exchange Bank, Nancy’s Notions, Melodie Willihnganz of Beaver Dam Family Hearing Care, The Print & Frame Gallery, McKinstry’s Home Furnishings, Downtown Beaver Dam, AAUW- Beaver Dam, Beaver Dam Community Hospitals Foundation, Tom & Melodie Willihnganz, Richards Insurance, InSpire Magazine, Derr & Villarreal, Fireplace Works, Alliant Energy, Dodge County Dairy Promotion, WI Women for Agriculture, Breuer Metal Craftsmen, Daily Citizen, Chelsey & Ashley Seippel of the P.J. Seippel Foundation, Doyle Law LLC, Beaver Dam Country Club, Gopher's Golf Center, Reed Chrysler Dodge Jeep, WI Women for Agriculture, Duane & Kathleen Foulkes, M&I Bank, Countryside GM Auto Group, Kratz-Gullickson Family, Summit Credit Union, Inter-Quest, Verlo Mattress, American National Bank, Mandi Saucerman Realty, Fitz's Lawn Care, Kornely's, Culver's, American Family Insurance - Kevin Carnine Agency, Bank Mutual, Community Pediatrics, Firefly Fibers, Black Waters Coffee, Dodge Central Credit Union, Lidtke Motors, Park Village Shopping Center, Family Youth Interaction Community Services, Wyllow Pet Hospital, Animart, Bullfrogs & Butterflies, Home Instead Senior Care, Chef Chanse, Heureux Design Group, American Family Insurance - Kathy Lapen Agency, AmericInn, Bradley Finishings, Dean Wahl Family Dentistry, Horicon Bank, Firefly Fibers, Waupun Fine Arts, AT&T, Next Step Consulting & Advocacy

1605 North Spring Street, Beaver Dam, WI 53916
(920) 885-3635

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