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Kyle Durr from Wausau West Awarded SABA Scholarship for 2020

Kyle Durr from Wausau West Awarded SABA Scholarship for 2020

The winner of the 2020 SABA Scholarship for Wausau West is Kyle Durr.Kyle plans to attend UW-Eau Claire to study Actuarial Science. Kyle has been involved in a number of school and community activities including Boys Soccer, National Honor Society, Safe School Ambassadors, Track and Field, MC United Volunteer Soccer Coach, STEM Mentor through EMMET grant at NTTC, State League Soccer Club team, Math Team, and Science Olympiad.In addition, Kyle has been taking several AP classes in preparation for college, and has also been employed as a soccer referee ...
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SABA Golfers Hit a Hole-In-One for High School Students (Video)

SABA Golfers Hit a Hole-In-One for High School Students (Video)

Click to view video news coverage clip    By Mason Dowling, WOAW Wausau, WI - Friday, June 12, 2020 - Greenwood Hills Country ClubSeveral hours, 18 holes and 50 years of golfing for good supported local high school students on Friday.This year, organizers say, is more important than ever, given COVID-19 restrictions, event cancellations and school closures.South Area Business Association (SABA) held its 50th annual Shotgun Golf Tournament at Greenwood Hills Friday, June 12, to provide scholarships for seven Class of 2021 graduates."We've got a very great community that likes to volunteer and chip in," explained organizer Jonnee Bauer. "I think ...
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DC Everest Senior High School Scholarship Awards Night 2020 (Video)

DC Everest Senior High School Scholarship Awards Night 2020 (Video)

Every year, the South Area Business Association provides scholarship awards to area high school students who are planning on higher education and careers in business ...
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Jonnee Bauer - SABA President

From the President – Career Day 2019

From the President I just want to take a moment and say THANK YOU to everyone that participated in the Annual South Area Business Association’s Career Day on November 12th at Birchwood Highlands. We had a total of nine businesses volunteer and 20 students from DC Everest High School partner together for a day of learning.  This amazing and fun day provides students an up close and personal view of a wide variety of jobs. Students are able to explore careers in business by spending part of their day with a mentor observing and learning day in and day out tasks needed to be ...
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Wausau Entrepreneurial Training Program Orientation

Wausau Entrepreneurial Training Program Orientation

The Entrepreneurial Training Program is a 9-week (non-credit) course that provides an easy to follow, step-by-step process that shows you how to: Answer the question – "Will people buy my product or service?" Appeal to more customers Develop a lender-ready business plan Use time, money, and resources wisely Through instruction and guest speakers, the course serves those who are considering starting a business, owners of existing businesses struggling to get a handle on all the details, and those with successful companies they want to grow. PROGRAM FEE There is no cost to attend the Entrepreneurial Training Program Orientation.  For those ...
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Be Happy In Both Worlds - New Book From Sarah L. Ruffi (Ruffi Law Offices, SC)

Be Happy In Both Worlds – New Book From Sarah L. Ruffi (Ruffi Law Offices, SC)

Sarah Ruffi writes: "As women, we are conditioned to put everyone else before ourselves: Our spouses. Our kids. Our clients. Fortunately we have the ability and the right to change our priorities. It's OK to release your inner warrior and take the lead! YOU control your schedule. YOU decide what to delegate, and how. YOU decide whom you'll mentor. YOU set the pace for your firm's networking style. You'll have countless opportunities as a woman to diffuse and navigate difficult, stressful situations. If you have chosen a male-dominated career, you may need to work extra hard to prove your skills, ...
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