Save Wanaki Golf Course

Waukesha County is planning to close Wanaki Golf Course in their 2020 budget. We cannot allow this to happen. This is not just a golf issue, it is a quality of life issue for Waukesha County and the surrounding areas. Waukesha County claims Wanaki Golf Course is losing money, when they have been actually diverting revenue generated by the course to other uses. If you support family centered activities, then please sign our petition to send our county officials a message to keep the course open.  Wanaki is home to:

- 270 Member Mens Club Since 1976
- 75 Member Ladies 18-Hole League Since 1980
- 40 Member Swingers Ladies League Since 1982
- 36 Member Wanaki Senior Teetotalers League Since 1984
- 75 Member Wacki Wanaki Ladies League Since 2015
- 65 Member Senior Mens Golf League Since 1970
- 35 Member Ladies Golf Belles League Since 1985
- 32 Member St Joes Mens League Since 1988
- 32 Member Brookfield Lutheran Mens League Since 2002
- 24 Member St. Dominics League Since 2005
- 16 Member VA Hospital League Since 1984
- 16 Member LPGA Amateur League Since 1978
- 360 Home Course Members of Wisconsin State Golf Association
- 250+ Junior League and Junior Golfers
- 6 boys and 5 girls high school golf teams
- The largest and strongest men's golf club in the state with 270 members
- 3 major high school tournaments as well as WIAA State regionals and sectionals
- State level qualifier tournaments sponsored by the Wisconsin State Golf Association
- The Wisconsin Public Links Association's premier 36 Hole Championship 

Money raised will be used for;
- Expenses related to the Save Wanaki effort (signs, flyers, etc.).
- If we are successful the balance will be donated for needed improvements at Wanaki Golf Course
- If we are not successful the balance will be donated to the First Tee Organization  to support junior golf.

Donations (0)

  • Lou Patscot 
    • $50 
    • 1 mo
  • Diane Ordway 
    • $50 
    • 1 mo
  • Paul Mindel 
    • $50 
    • 3 mos
  • Kristine Knudsen 
    • $50 
    • 3 mos
  • Patrick Kobler 
    • $500 
    • 3 mos
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Organizer

David Strackbein 
Organizer
Sussex, WI
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