The Christmas CommuniTree Competition & Show

Posted on : 30 Oct 2017 | No Comments

Back by popular demand, Best Events and KANDU present The Christmas CommuniTree Competition & Show. Businesses, organizations, clubs and groups are invited to provide and decorate their own tree for display throughout the lobby and banquet areas of the Pontiac Convention Center. Completed trees will then be voted on by the public, based on most […]

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Congratulations to Our Award-Winning Chef!

Posted on : 30 Oct 2017 | No Comments

Congratulations to Best Events Executive Chef Chris Gebhardt for earning the two top awards during the YWCA’s Cookin’ for a Cause fundraising event at the Janesville Country Club. On October 12th, Chef Gebhardt received accolades for “Best Food Item,” as well as the “People’s Choice” award for his bleu cheese and basil infused grits with […]

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KANDU’s Fish Fry & Harvest Buffet

Posted on : 30 Oct 2017 | No Comments

Join us as we celebrate or nation’s veterans during the last Fish Fry event of the year. KANDU will honor Veteran’s Day with FREE meals for veterans during November 10th’s Fish Fry & Harvest Buffet at The Armory. From 5:00 to 7:30pm, this all-you-can-eat buffet features Best Events’ famous beer-battered cod, along with six additional […]

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A Halloween Dance Party

Posted on : 30 Oct 2017 | No Comments

On Friday, October 20th, KANDU clients, staff and caregivers danced the night away during the annual Halloween party. Everyone in attendance had a “spooktacular” time showing off their costumes and guessing the identities of those behind masks. Best Events transformed the banquet hall with ghoulish décor and provided tasty treats. Activities included costume contests and […]

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Thank You, 3rd Quarter Donors!

Posted on : 09 Oct 2017 | No Comments

KANDU would like to thank all of our wonderful donors who contributed to our mission during the months of July, August and September. Adecco Anonymous Blackhawk Transport, Inc. Boardtracker Harley Davidson Brothers Main Appliance & TV Lisa Buggs Chipotle Mexican Grill Cheryl Donovan Doug Stener Photography & Design Consultant DryWater Productions Elise Erdmann Festival Foods […]

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Game Show Golf

Posted on : 03 Oct 2017 | No Comments

On Thursday, September 28th, KANDU’s 15th Annual WINNERS Golf Outing was held at Glen Erin Golf Club in Janesville. Golfers experienced a beautiful fall day, along with “Game Show Golf” themed food, décor and mini games. Teams participated in 18 holes of golf along with a men’s and women’s longest drive competition and three opportunities […]

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United Way’s Day of Caring

Posted on : 03 Oct 2017 | No Comments

On Wednesday, September 20th, volunteers from KERRY participated in United Way’s Day of Caring by contributing their time and energy to KANDU. KERRY volunteers spent the day assisting with cleaning projects. A record 895 volunteers from 43 companies participated in United Way Blackhawk Region’s Day of Caring. Thank you KERRY and United Way Blackhawk Region […]

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Fish Fry & Harvest Buffet

Posted on : 03 Oct 2017 | No Comments

KANDU’s popular Fish Fry & Harvest Buffet returns Friday, October 6th from 5:00 to 7:30pm to The Armory. This all-you-can-eat buffet features Best Events’ famous beer-battered cod, along with six additional entrée options including sliced turkey, grilled chicken and BLT mac and cheese. A delicious selection of seven sides and salads are also available, along […]

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Rock County Senior Fair

Posted on : 03 Oct 2017 | No Comments

On September 15th, KANDU participated in the 2017 Rock County Senior Fair at Janesville’s Holiday Inn Express. Participants had access to over 80 local agency and business booths, as well as health screenings, immunizations and three free workshops. Program Director, Julie Smith and Development Assistant, Kristin Larson presented a booth for KANDU’s Day Services/Memory Care […]

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Ways to Give

Posted on : 31 Aug 2017 | No Comments

KANDU offers various opportunities for supporting our mission and the clients we serve. Among the exciting fundraising events available throughout the year, is a quick and easy option to become a supporter right from your computer or smart device. Not only are one-time donations available through our website, but you can also set up weekly, […]

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Fundraiser at Texas Roadhouse

Posted on : 31 Aug 2017 | No Comments

On Monday, August 28th, Janesville’s Texas Roadhouse hosted a Dine to Donate event benefiting KANDU. Guests who dined at the popular restaurant between 4 and 10pm were eligible to donate 10% of food and beverage sales when presenting the official flyer. Thank you to everyone who came out to support KANDU and, of course, to […]

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Family Fun Day

Posted on : 31 Aug 2017 | No Comments

Everyone had a great time at KANDU’s annual Family Fun Day event on Sunday, August 20th at the Best Events Banquet Hall. Clients, staff, board members and their families participated in an afternoon of County Fair themed games, activities and food. There was even a dunk tank, allowing participants a chance to submerge Executive Director, […]

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KANDU Family Fun Day

Posted on : 28 Jul 2017 | No Comments

KANDU’s annual Family Fun Day event will be held Sunday, August 20th at the Best Events Banquet Hall. Clients, staff, board members and their families will enjoy county fair themed games, activities and food courtesy of Best Events. Prizes will be awarded to game winners and raffle drawings will be available throughout the afternoon. We […]

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Come On Down… To Game Show Golf!

Posted on : 28 Jul 2017 | No Comments

KANDU presents the 15th Annual WINNERS Golf Outing and Dinner on Thursday, September 28h at Glen Erin Golf Club. This year’s “Game Show Golf” will feature themed food and décor by Best Events. New this year, a noncompetitive, 9-hole option begins at 2pm and includes two opportunities to win hole-in-one prizes, hors d’oeuvres and dinner. […]

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Thank You, Boardtracker Motorsports

Posted on : 28 Jul 2017 | No Comments

On Saturday, July 8th, Boardtracker Harley-Davidson celebrated the Grand Opening of their new division, Boardtracker Motorsports, with beer garden and raffle proceeds benefitting KANDU. Held at the new location on 2600 Morse Street in Janesville (formerly Flooring and More), the event offered an afternoon of live music, food vendors, face painting and motorcycle stunt shows […]

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Yee-Haw!

Posted on : 28 Jul 2017 | No Comments

KANDU’s Day Services/Memory Care and Increased Support Program (ISP) recently participated in a “Cowboy Day”. Karen from ISP spoke to the group about her son’s bull riding days, presenting pictures and equipment worn during his almost decade-long career. Several clients even had the opportunity to try on his vest and chaps! ISP then shared a […]

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Thank You, 2nd Quarter Donors!

Posted on : 20 Jul 2017 | No Comments

KANDU would like to thank all of our wonderful donors who contributed to our mission during the months of April, May and June.         ABC Supply AF Holding Inc Bonnie Allen Alpine Bank American Aluminum Extrusion Company, LLC American Westbrook Insurance Services, Inc. Brian Anderson ANGI Energy Systems Angus-Young Associates Larry Arft […]

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Take Me Out to the Ballgame Appreciation Event

Posted on : 06 Jul 2017 | No Comments

On Friday, June 30th, the annual KANDU Appreciation Event and Snappers baseball game was held at Pohlman Field in Beloit. KANDU supporters, staff, board members, volunteers and customers gathered for a pre-game tailgating party with an array of Best Events-prepared cookout foods and beverages. Two lucky guests, Mary Lou and Anthony Tucker (pictured above), were […]

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Boardtracker Motorsports Grand Opening

Posted on : 06 Jul 2017 | No Comments

On Saturday, July 8th, Boardtracker Motorsports will celebrate their Grand Opening on 2600 Morse Street, Janesville with beer garden and raffle proceeds to benefit KANDU. The event runs from noon to 4pm and features Street Cowboys Stunt Shows (12-2pm) and live music by Zac Matthews (1-4pm). There will also be several product vendors available, as […]

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Party at The Pitts 2017

Posted on : 05 Jul 2017 | No Comments

For the 8th consecutive year, KANDU held Party at The Pitts, a renowned annual fundraising event at Diane Hendricks’ beautiful estate. During the day, guests participated in various outdoor activities including fishing, archery, clay shooting and golf. Participants who demonstrated top skills in each sport were announced and awarded prizes that evening after dinner. During […]

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McDonald’s Fundraiser

Posted on : 31 May 2017 | No Comments

McDonald’s Pontiac Drive, Janesville location graciously held a fundraiser for KANDU on Thursday, May 25th. From 4-7pm, 20% of all sales profits were donated to benefit KANDU’s mission. There was an excellent turnout, allowing clients to easily support KANDU too! Throughout the event, KANDU staff offered information about our various programs and services to interested […]

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Transit Development Open House

Posted on : 31 May 2017 | No Comments

On May 23rd at KANDU’s Barberry Drive location, representatives from Janesville’s Transit System invited clients and staff to share ideas regarding possible bus service improvements. Feedback provided during this session will be considered for JTS’s 5 year plan of service. We appreciate Janesville Transit System taking the time to consider KANDU’s input!

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Johnson Financial Group Service Day Every Day

Posted on : 31 May 2017 | No Comments

On May 23rd, KANDU was pleased to receive five volunteers from Johnson Bank for some much needed updates. As part of their annual Service Day Every Day project, Johnson Bank volunteers spent the morning brightening KANDU’s Adel Street location with a fresh coat of paint. Thank you, Johnon Bank, for choosing KANDU to benefit from […]

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Representative Debra Kolste Visits KANDU

Posted on : 31 May 2017 | No Comments

On May 1st, KANDU was honored to welcome Janesville’s own State Representative Debra Kolste to the Adel Street location. Executive Director Gary Bersell led a tour of KANDU’s program services and production floor, illustrating the positive impact KANDU’s mission has on our clients and the community. We would like to thank Representative Kolste for taking […]

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Chipotle Night For KANDU

Posted on : 31 May 2017 | No Comments

Eat at Janesville’s Chipotle on Friday, June 16th between 5 and 9pm and KANDU receives 50% of your total purchase. Simply tell your cashier you’re there supporting KANDU! CLICK HERE to follow the event on Facebook. Please share!

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Client Bowling Party

Posted on : 31 May 2017 | No Comments

On Wednesday, May 24th, KANDU clients, staff, caregivers and volunteers participated in an after work bowling party at Janesville’s RiversEdge Bowl. Clients enjoyed some friendly competition and socializing with their friends outside of typical work hours. As usual, clients wowed spectators with their impressive bowling skills! A very special thank you to KANDU’s dedicated program […]

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KANDU 5K Run, Walk & Roll

Posted on : 31 May 2017 | No Comments

Saturday, May 13th marked the first annual KANDU 5K Run, Walk and Roll: A Race Without Limits. Over 120 attendees participated in either the 5K or 1 mile event, beginning in KANDU’s parking lot. Top performers in each race received medals. Congratulations to the fastest 5K runners: Ben Melvin (22:21) Rod Schultz (22:46) Susie Melvin […]

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Mother’s Day Brunch at The Armory

Posted on : 30 Apr 2017 | No Comments

Treat the special mom(s) in your life to a delicious Mother’s Day Brunch at The Armory! On Sunday, May 14th, this annual event features a wide variety of breakfast and lunch options prepared by Best Events, including New York strip, roasted five spice pork loin, baked cod, chef carved turkey breast, traditional breakfast items and […]

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Client Wellness Program

Posted on : 30 Apr 2017 | No Comments

On April 1st, KANDU clients began a 6-week wellness program that will conclude with a celebratory victory lap during the May 13th KANDU 5K Run, Walk & Roll event. Each week, clients receive a “Healthy Choices Journal”, allowing participants to document their daily health goals, including fruit and vegetable consumption, water intake, exercise and acts […]

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Take Your Legislator To Work

Posted on : 30 Apr 2017 | No Comments

On April 25th, Wisconsin State Representative Don Vruwink visited KANDU’s Barberry location as part of Take Your Legislator To Work Day. Vruwink, a former Milton teacher and coach, met with KANDU staff and clients and even assisted with some production work. Take Your Legislator To Work Day is a statewide campaign allowing constituents with disabilities […]

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Thank You, 1st Quarter Donors

Posted on : 25 Apr 2017 | No Comments

KANDU would like to thank all of our wonderful donors who contributed to our mission during the months of January, February and March.         Shannon Ahrens ANONYMOUS (x3) Axley Law Firm Arjun Banerjee Debbie Bayreuther Mary Becher Beloit Regional Hospice Bjoin Limestone Inc. Blackhawk Bank Bodacious Shops of Block 42 Genise Brandt […]

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KANDU at the 60Plus Expo

Posted on : 05 Apr 2017 | No Comments

Thursday, May 11th, the Gazette and Bliss Communications present the 15th Annual 60Plus Expo at Holiday Inn Express Janesville Conference Center. From 8am to 2pm, this event for active seniors features seminars, health screenings, demonstrations, entertainment and more! Along with sponsoring the event, KANDU will offer an exhibition booth featuring information regarding our Day Services/Memory […]

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Easter Brunch at The Armory

Posted on : 05 Apr 2017 | No Comments

Come enjoy a mouthwatering Easter Brunch at The Armory on Sunday, April 16th. This annual event features a wide variety of breakfast and lunch options prepared by Best Events, including eggs benedict, blueberry muffin french toast, roasted black olive bruschetta chicken, prime rib, herb crusted pork loin and much more. Click here to view the […]

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Spring Evening Bridal Expo

Posted on : 05 Apr 2017 | No Comments

Best Events presented the annual Spring Evening Bridal Expo on Thursday, March 2nd at the Pontiac Convention Center. Future brides, grooms and their loved ones had the opportunity to view trends for the 2017 wedding season and consult with 37 local vendors, offering samples, product demonstrations and ideas to assist couples in planning their big […]

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Our Work, Our Choice

Posted on : 05 Apr 2017 | No Comments

On March 2nd, the A TEAM gathered at the state Capitol for the annual Day for Choice. Over 120 members, including clients and other representatives from KANDU, spent the day promoting independence and work choice for individuals with disabilities. Members shared powerful testimonies to nearly 50 legislators, including Lieutenant Governor Rebecca Kleefisch, Senator Janis Ringhand, […]

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Fish Fry & More!

Posted on : 01 Mar 2017 | No Comments

KANDU’s two popular fish fry events return Friday, March 10th and Friday, March 24th from 5:00 to 7:30pm at The Armory. This all-you-can-eat buffet features Best Events’ famous beer-battered cod, along with five additional entrée options including baked cod, fried chicken and Thai barbeue pork chops. A delicious selection of seven sides and salads are […]

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Grapes & Hops 2017

Posted on : 01 Mar 2017 | No Comments

KANDU’s Grapes & Hops proved to be a phenomenal success once again at The Armory. On February 10th, local Celebrity Pourers served samples of over 40 varieties of wine and beer, all competing for the coveted title of “People’s Choice Pourer,” an honor reserved for the guests’ favorite Celebrity team. Themed booth designs showcased each […]

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New Wheels!

Posted on : 01 Mar 2017 | No Comments

Clients and staff are excited about KANDU’s recent vehicle addition – a bus! This is the ideal mode of transportation for clients participating in program services, as it fits up to five passengers in wheelchairs, as well as six ambulatory seats. Two of the wheelchair spots can be converted to passenger seats, offering flexibility for […]

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KANDU 5K Run, Walk & Roll

Posted on : 03 Feb 2017 | No Comments

Mark your calendars! On Saturday, May 13th, KANDU presents a community run/walk event for everyone. KANDU 5K Run, Walk & Roll: A Race Without Limits offers several distance options, based on each participant’s preference and abilities. Race options include: a 5K run/walk, kids’ mile, wheelchair mile, and a ¼ mile for KANDU clients. This event […]

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Spring Evening Bridal Expo

Posted on : 03 Feb 2017 | No Comments

On Thursday, March 2nd, Best Events presents the Spring Evening Bridal Expo at the Pontiac Convention Center. Brides, grooms and their loved ones are invited to visit with a wide array of local wedding vendors, providing the opportunity to plan the perfect event… All in one place! Guests can sample complimentary wine, beer and appetizers, […]

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Supported Community Employment

Posted on : 03 Feb 2017 | No Comments

KANDU is pleased with the recent success and expansion of the Supported Community Employment program (SCE). Currently working with over 60 clients, SCE’s services have more than doubled over the past year. KANDU’s Supported Community Employment program connects with area businesses in an effort to help identify and develop job opportunities within the community for […]

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Thank You, 4th Quarter Donors

Posted on : 19 Jan 2017 | No Comments

KANDU would like to thank all of our wonderful donors who contributed to our mission during the months of October, November and December of 2016.       INDIVIDUALS Christine Abrahamson Shannon & Russ Ahrens Joanne & John Anderson Brian & Sarah Anderson Anonymous (x16) Jean Austin John A. Bauwens Gary & Audrey Bersell David […]

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CommuniTree Results Are In!

Posted on : 03 Jan 2017 | No Comments

The winners of Pontiac Convention Center’s Christmas CommuniTree Competition & Show have been chosen! Local businesses, organizations and groups set up and decorated trees to promote their mission and creativity to the public. The trees were available for public viewing December 5th through the 23rd and visitors were asked to vote for their favorites. Congratulations […]

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A Holiday Celebration

Posted on : 03 Jan 2017 | No Comments

KANDU clients and staff celebrated the holiday season with food and fun on Thursday, December 22nd. Staff served lunch to clients at both Adel Street and Barberry Drive locations. Best Events prepared the delicious holiday feast, fit for Mr. Claus himself. Speaking of Santa… He happened to find time in his busy schedule to drop […]

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Thank You, Data Dimensions!

Posted on : 03 Jan 2017 | No Comments

KANDU’s Day Services/Memory Care Program recently received a generous item donation, collected and delivered by Data Dimensions. This bountiful donation contained a variety of useful (and fun!) items including snacks, games, puzzles, activities and much more. These donations were received in response to a Christmas tree displayed in the lobby of Data Dimensions, decorated with […]

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KANDU Christmas Concert

Posted on : 03 Jan 2017 | No Comments

On Thursday, December 15th, KANDU clients and staff were invited to celebrate the holiday season with a complimentary dinner and show at The Armory. The space was transformed into a winter wonderland, resembling a beautiful Christmas card depiction of the North Pole. Best Events prepared a delicious waited dinner and dessert, while special guest Lannette […]

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KANDU Fish Fry & Harvest Buffet

Posted on : 02 Dec 2016 | No Comments

KANDU recently held two successful fish fry fundraising events, spanning two months and two separate venues. The first was held on Friday, October 14th at the Best Events Banquet Hall and featured beer-battered and baked cod along with an array of additional entrees and sides. In honor of Veteran’s Day, the November 11th event took […]

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Tickets Available for Grapes & Hops!

Posted on : 02 Dec 2016 | No Comments

Mark your calendars – KANDU’s popular wine and beer tasting event, Grapes & Hops, is Friday, February 10th at The Armory! Tickets make great holiday gifts and can be purchased now by calling (608) 755-4123. Sample over 40 varieties of wine and beer poured by local “celebrities”, along with delicious hors d’oeuvre pairings by Best […]

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So Much To Be Thankful For!

Posted on : 02 Dec 2016 | No Comments

In appreciation for the daily contributions of all KANDU employees and clients, a traditional Thanksgiving dinner was served during lunch on Wednesday, November 23rd. Many clients and staff enjoyed a delicious, turkey dinner with all of the fixings and dessert prepared by Best Events. Meals were provided at both Adel Street and Barberry Drive locations. […]

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Experience India

Posted on : 02 Nov 2016 | No Comments

On October 27th, KANDU presented the final event of it’s cultural series: Experience India at The Armory. This stunning event offered attendees a sample of the sights, sounds and flavors of India. Best Events prepared a delectable, gourmet Indian buffet and transformed the space to reflect the beauty and vibrancy of an Indian festival. The […]

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Christmas CommuniTree Competition & Show

Posted on : 02 Nov 2016 | No Comments

Back by popular demand, Best Events and the Pontiac Convention Center present the Christmas Communitree Competition & Show. Businesses, organizations, clubs and groups are invited to provide and decorate their own tree for display throughout the lobby and banquet areas of the Pontiac Convention Center. Completed trees will then be voted on by the public, […]

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A Spooktacular Dance Party

Posted on : 02 Nov 2016 | No Comments

On Friday, October 21st, KANDU clients, staff and caregivers danced the night away during the annual Halloween party. Everyone in attendance had a “spooktacular” time showing off their costumes and guessing the identities of those behind masks. Best Events transformed the banquet hall with ghoulish décor and provided tasty treats. Music was courtesy of our […]

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Thank You, 3rd Quarter Donors

Posted on : 27 Oct 2016 | No Comments

KANDU would like to thank all of our wonderful donors who contributed to our mission during the months of July, August and September of 2016.   Alliant Energy Anderson, Kaj Associated Bank Janesville Blain Supply Boardtracker Harley Davidson Brothers Main Appliance & TV Carroll, Theresa Cernicky, Amy Conway, Elizabeth Corporate Contractors, Inc. Data Dimensions Davies, […]

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KANDU Fish Fry & Harvest Buffet

Posted on : 05 Oct 2016 | No Comments

KANDU’s popular Fish Fry & Harvest Buffet returns Friday, October 14th from 5:00 to 7:30pm at the Best Events Banquet Hall. This all-you-can-eat buffet features Best Events’ famous beer-battered cod, along with six additional entrée options including herbed chicken, roasted pork loin and roast beef. A delicious selection of seven sides and salads are also […]

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Experience India: A Festival of Lights

Posted on : 05 Oct 2016 | No Comments

On Thursday, October 27th, KANDU presents Experience India: A Festival of Lights at The Armory. From 6-9pm, this exciting event offers guests a sample of the sights, sounds and flavors of India. Best Events will prepare an extensive, gourmet Indian buffet and transform the space to reflect the beauty and vibrancy of the Festival of […]

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Fall Evening Bridal Expo

Posted on : 05 Oct 2016 | No Comments

On Thursday, October 6th, Best Events presents the Fall Evening Bridal Expo at the Pontiac Convention Center. Brides, grooms and their loved ones are invited to visit with a wide array of local wedding vendors, providing the opportunity to plan the perfect event… All in one place! Guests can sample complimentary wine, beer and appetizers, […]

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Client Recognition Banquet

Posted on : 04 Oct 2016 | No Comments

On September 14th, KANDU clients received recognition for their years of excellence with an Olympic themed awards banquet and dinner at the Pontiac Convention Center. Each client was presented with a personalized certificate recognizing their years of service, the longest being 49! Best Events prepared a delicious dinner and transformed the space with elegant, theme-related […]

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A Hole-in-One Winner!

Posted on : 01 Sep 2016 | No Comments

Golfer Don Cherry received a $3,000 gift certificate to Brothers Main after scoring a hole-in-one during KANDU’s 14th Annual WINNERS Golf Outing. Cherry is the first ever golfer to score a hole-in-one during this event. This is his second lifetime hole-in-one, with his first completed over 20 years ago. According to golfdigest.com, the odds of […]

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Thank You, Grainger Foundation

Posted on : 01 Sep 2016 | No Comments

KANDU Industries, Inc. received $5,000 from The Grainger Foundation, an independent, private foundation in support of KANDU’s Supported Community Employment program. This donation was recommended by Kari Gates, Supervisor – National Facility Service Center of W.W. Grainger, Inc.’s Janesville location. KANDU’s Supported Community Employment program works with area businesses to help identify and develop employment […]

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Family Fun Day

Posted on : 01 Sep 2016 | No Comments

Everyone had a great time at KANDU’s annual Family Fun Day event on Sunday, August 21st at the Best Events Banquet Hall. Clients, staff, board members and their families enjoyed Hawaiian-themed games, activities and live entertainment by steel drum musician Bahama Bob. Prizes were awarded to game winners and raffle drawings were available throughout the […]

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Thank You, 2nd Quarter Donors

Posted on : 26 Jul 2016 | No Comments

KANDU would like to thank all of our wonderful donors who contributed to our mission during the months of April, May and  June of 2016.         6 AM Marketing Aaron & Danielle Walsh ABC Supply Acculynx Alan Buchholz Alliant Energy Foundation Alpine Bank American Aluminum Extrusion Company, LLC Amy Lokrantz Amy & […]

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WINNERS Golf Outing

Posted on : 30 Jun 2016 | No Comments

On Thursday, August 4th, KANDU presents the 14th Annual WINNERS Golf Outing and Dinner at Glen Erin Golf Club. This year’s theme, Throwback Thursday Golf, will feature memories from 55 years. Golfer registration begins at 10:30am with a delicious Best Events lunch to immediately follow. Foursomes tee off at noon, participating in an 18-hole scramble […]

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Party at The Pitts

Posted on : 30 Jun 2016 | No Comments

For the 7th consecutive year, KANDU held this renowned annual fundraising event at Diane Hendricks’ beautiful estate. Guests participated in various outdoor activities including fishing, archery, clay shooting and golf. Participants who demonstrated top skills in each sport were announced and awarded prizes that evening after dinner. During the evening portion of this daylong event, […]

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McDonald’s Fundraiser

Posted on : 06 Jun 2016 | No Comments

McDonald’s Pontiac Drive, Janesville location will host a fundraiser for KANDU on Wednesday, June 15th. From 4:00 to 7:00pm, 20% of all sales profits will be donated to benefit KANDU’s mission. During the event, KANDU representatives will be available to offer information about our various programs and services to interested customers. A special thank you […]

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Take Me Out to the Ballgame

Posted on : 06 Jun 2016 | No Comments

KANDU invites supporters, staff, board members, volunteers and customers to a Beloit Snappers game and tailgating party on Friday, July 22nd. Best Events will prepare a pre-game cookout served at 5:30PM, with the 7:00 game versus Lake County to follow. At the game, two lucky guests will have the opportunity to throw the pitch! Invitations […]

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BA5 at The Armory

Posted on : 06 Jun 2016 | No Comments

On Thursday, June 9th, The Armory and Best Events (in partnership with Bower City Theatre Company) is excited to host a Forward Janesville Business After 5 event. From 5:00 to 7:00pm, guests will have the opportunity to tour the beautiful, historic building, as well as enjoy delicious Best Events hors d’oeuvres and beverages. Admission is […]

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60Plus Expo

Posted on : 06 Jun 2016 | No Comments

KANDU participated in the 14th Annual 60Plus Expo at Holiday Inn Express Janesville Conference Center. This event for active seniors featured seminars, health screenings, demonstrations, entertainment and more. KANDU Program Director, Julie Smith and Executive Director, Gary Bersell presented an exhibition booth throughout the event answering questions and offering information about our Day Services/Memory Care […]

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Thank You, 1st Quarter Donors

Posted on : 27 Apr 2016 | No Comments

KANDU would like to thank all of our wonderful donors who contributed to our mission during the months of January, February and March of 2016. A Red Extravaganza ABC Supply Ahvia Salon & Spa Air Products American Family Insurance, Shannon Ahrens Agency Brian & Sarah Anderson ANONYMOUS ANONYMOUS Autopoint Inc Christopher & Billie Babcock Badger […]

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Early Bird Sign Up Available

Posted on : 10 Apr 2016 | No Comments

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Sign up for the 14th Annual Winner’s Golf Outing by April 30th and receive special early bird incentives.

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Tour of Italy April 21st

Posted on : 10 Apr 2016 | No Comments

On Thursday, April 21st, KANDU presents Tour of Italy at The Armory. From 6-9PM, this exciting event features an array of Italian-style offerings, including a delicious buffet-style dinner and beautiful decor by Best Events, wine tasting courtesy of Staller Estate Winery, vocal performances by Bower City Theatre Company and local art available for purchase via […]

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Aktion Club Spring Fling

Posted on : 10 Apr 2016 | No Comments

On Friday, March 4th, Kiwanis Aktion Club of Janesville held their Spring Fling fundraiser at Best Events Banquet Hall. Attendees celebrated the end of winter with an evening of music, dancing, sweet treats (thanks, Amber Becher!) and spring fun with friends. A 50/50 raffle and photobooth were also available throughout the event. Congratulations to Janesville’s […]

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A Day at the Captial

Posted on : 10 Apr 2016 | No Comments

A TEAM members visited the state capitol to meet with legislators to ensure options and opportunities are expanded throughout Wisconsin. They also met with Governor Walker, who spoke to the entire group and commended everyone for their hard work and advocacy efforts. It was a very exciting event and a great opportunity! A TEAM is […]

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Thank You Fish Fry Volunteers

Posted on : 10 Apr 2016 | No Comments

KANDU fish fries are a great way for the community to support KANDU and the volunteers are the key to making these fundraisers successful.

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Best Events Hosts Spring Bridal Expo

Posted on : 10 Apr 2016 | No Comments

Best Events presented the annual Spring Evening Bridal Expo on Thursday, March 10th at the Pontiac Convention Center. Future brides, grooms and their loved ones had the opportunity to view trends for the 2016 wedding season and consult with 39 local vendors, offering samples, product demonstrations and ideas to assist couples in planning their big […]

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Tour of Italy

Posted on : 06 Mar 2016 | No Comments

Thursday, April 21st 6:00-9:00PM Pontiac Convention Center 2809 N Pontiac Drive Janesville, WI Follow on Facebook Featuring: A delicious Italian buffet dinner and transformative room décor by Best Events Live vocal performances by Bower City Theatre Company Wine tasting courtesy of Staller Estate Winery Local art on display for silent auction Tickets are $50 per […]

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KANDU’s – Fish Fry & More on March 14

Posted on : 29 Feb 2016 | No Comments

JANESVILLE, WI – KANDU’s Fish Fry & More will be held at the Best Events Banquet Hall at 1741 Adel Street in Janesville on Friday, March 14, 2014 from 4:30-7:30 pm. No reservations required. Adult tickets for those 12 and older are $12.95, children 4 – 11 are $7.95, and kids 3 and under are […]

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