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The 2023 convention is dedicated to providing solutions to some of the problems our organizations are encountering. It may be recruiting

new members, keeping current members, fund raising, or community involvement. The convention will provide an opportunity for Members to share whatever is working for them. 

October 3 - 5, 2023 

Room block registration and convention reservation deadline has been extended to September 15.

  • President's Invitation Letter and Registration Brochure Packet    (2023-8-15)              PDF

  • Registration Form  (2023-8-15)  XLS    PDF

  • Partners of WHA Mary Licht Memorial Scholarship Application   WORD    PDF

Holiday Inn and Convention Center, Stevens Point


Chair:  Betty Oddo

Convention Committee Members

Betty Oddo, Chair

  • Ann Bergmann

  • Pat Bertrand

  • Donella Christianson

  • Vivian Dahl

  • Jaci Fuller

  • Marge Geissler

  • Jan Giedd

  • Terri Hutson

  • Ellen Kiefer

  • Char Pagenkopf

  • John Tully

  • Mary Rose Willi

  • Sue Wynimko

Vendors who have agreed to attend the 2023 Convention.

If you are interested in supporting volunteers by vending at or making a donation toward the 2023 Partners of WHA convention, please contact 

Betty Oddo ( 715-559-8021

A significant portion of our fundraising support for Convention comes from our raffle.  Tickets are available from the local member organizations, state officers and raffle chair.  If you have an item that you would like to donate, please contact Betty Oddo

( 715-559-8021


List of Raffle Prizes as of 2023

  • $200 Cash

  • Christmas Holiday Gift Basket - Donated by Cumberland Heathcare Volunteer Partners

  • Kwik Trip Basket - Donated by HSMS Sacred Heart Hospital Volunteer Partners

  • Baking Basket - Donated by Betty Otto

  • One Night Stay at the Holiday Inn Stevens Point

  • Money Tree - Donated by Betty Oddo Jan Giedd, May Rose Willi

  • District Gift Baskets

.....and many more prizes

There will also be a Silent Auction of items donated by our organizations and other individuals.  We appreciate the donation of:


Thank you to the following organizations who supported Volunteer Education by donating to make the 2023 convention affordable. 


  • Ascension Wisconsin 

  • Gundersen Moundview Hospital & Clinics 

  • Marshfield Medical Center

  • Wisconsin Hospital Association 



  • Fort Healthcare 

  • Froedtert Health 

  • Mercy Health System 

  • Prairie Ridge Health 



  • Beloit Health System 

  • Essentia Health 

  • Gundersen Boscobel Hospital & Clinics 

  • Marshfield Medical Center-Ladysmith 

  • Partners of Hayward Area Memorial Hospital

  • SSM Healthcare 



  • Edgerton Hospital 

  • Ripon Medical Center Auxiliary

If your organization is interested in making a donation toward the 2023 Partners of WHA convention, please contact Betty Oddo ( 715-559-8021

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Questions, please reach out to:

Betty Oddo


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