Taste of Culture

Save the date!

The Taste of Culture is Friday, April 28, 2017, at UW-Rock County. This is the main fundraising event for the UW-Rock County Foundation and the proceeds support scholarships for UW-Rock County students as well as faculty and staff development and ongoing expenses.  Join us for an evening art show and sale, silent and loud auction, entertainment by the UW-Rock County Jazz Musicians, as well as delicious food.

2016 Artist Contract

Become an event sponsor

There are a number of sponsorships available for the 2017 Taste of Culture event.  The Foundation would need your commitment by March 31, 2017 in order to be advertised as an event sponsor.  

Presenting Sponsor-$3,000 level

  • Name and recognition in all printed material: Taste of Culture Program, posters, invitations, & sponsor signs as the Presenting Sponsor
  • Radio spots recognition
  • Named Table/twelve tickets to the event

Gold Sponsor-$2,000 level

  • Name and Recognition in Taste of Culture program, sponsor signs
  • Named table/ten tickets to the event

Silver Sponsor-$1,000 level

  • Name and Recognition in Taste of Culture program, sponsor signs
  • Named Table/ eight tickets to the event

Table Sponsorship-$500 level

  • Name and Recognition in the Taste of Culture program
  • Named Table/six tickets to the event

Coffee/Dessert Sponsor $500 level

  • Name and Recognition in Taste of Culture program
  • Name at Coffee/Dessert table/six tickets to the event

Life of an Artist Award Sponsor $300 level

  • Name and Recognition in the Taste of Culture program
  • Acknowledgement during the award presentation/four tickets to the event

Music sponsorship-$300 level

  • Name and recognition in Taste of Culture program
  • Acknowledgement during music/four tickets to the event

Table Sponsorship-$300 level

  • Name and recognition in Taste of Culture program
  • Four event tickets

Please email interim Executive Director Diana Shadel regarding your interest in becoming an event sponsor: diana.shadel@uwc.edu.  UW-Rock County Foundation is a qualified 501 (c) (3) organization.

Download a sponsorship form here

Nominate an artist for
the Life of an Artist Award

The UW-Rock County Foundation is soliciting nominations for the fourth annual Life of an Artist Award, which will be presented to an honoree at the Taste of Culture event on April 28, 2017, at UW-Rock County. This award recognizes an individual from Rock County who has demonstrated creative excellence in the arts and contributions to the Rock County community. Nominee qualifications are based on artist biography and community involvement in promotion, support, education, programming and/or development of art in Rock County.

Nomination forms must be submitted or postmarked by March 15, 2017.

Download the nomination form as a pdf.

Download the nomination form as a Word file.