Thanks to the Community
A round of applause to the wonderful people and businesses that made our 2021 Festival of Tree a success. We raised over $22,000 to support women and children in our community and beyond. Your generosity and creativity are greatly appreciated, especially during our COVID limitations. A “TREE-mendous” Thank You to:
Our Tree Sponsors: Forks Forum/Peninsula Daily News, D&K BBQ, Dan Kousbaugh, Forks Outfitters, Engeseth Logging, Miller Tree Inn, and Melvin Fraker.
Our Wreath sponsors: Kim’s Creation/Tulle Shed, In Place, Chinook Pharmacy, Berlinda James, Forks Avenue Real Estate, Max & Gina Copping, Cora Sasticum, Woodland Inns, Pacific Pizza, Heidi Anderson, WestEnd Tip & Sip, Katie Krueger, Decker City Hardware, West Waste, Pacific Forest Management, Browning Sportsfishing, Ron’s Shell, Quileute Tribal Council, Bogachiel Garden Club, Forks Lion’s Club, Shelly Castellano, Blakeslee’s Bar and Grill, Evergreen 76, Dahlgren Logging, The Fleck Family, Forks Family Dental, Rain of Terror, and Salon 305.
Our Decorators: Karen Reaves, Kim Pham, Melanie Rushton, Christina Adams, Linda Wells, FHS Culinary Class, The Fleck Family, Iva Johanson, Nerissa Davis, Katie Krueger, Kim Leppell, Sarah Decker, Lauren Decker, Dixie Robbins, Christi Baron, Starla Daman, Pat Soderlind, Kristie Soderlind, Jolene Price, Chelsey Simons, Tanya Curtis, Jeanna Snell and the Rainy Day Gamerz, Stephanie Browning, Ashley Browning, Maureen Engeseth, Sena Engeseth, Tabetha Gaydeski, Paige Pearson, Amber Ramsey, Punky Goakey, Pam Nelson, and Sharla Fraker, the teams from Forks Community Hospital Rural Health Clinics (Clallam Bay, Family Health Clinic and Bogachiel Clinic), FCH Reception, FCH Dietary, FCH Cardiology/Pulmonary, FCH United Way Committee, FCH West End Outreach, FCH Ambulance, SIORF members and more than should be recognized but didn’t leave their names.
Our hosts: Dana’s Hair, Umpqua Bank, First Federal, Forks Outfitters, Farmer’s Insurance, Chinook Pharmacy, In Place, Forks Avenue Real Estate, Hoh Tribe, Pacific Inn, Westend Taproom Tip and Sip, the RAC, and the Congregational Church.
And special thanks to Shawn Kugler for the use of his trailer to pick up wreaths and garlands, Carter and Sean Norbisrath for unloading our greens, Olympic Corrections Center for making raffle items and Adirondack chairs, Bob Tuttle for wood for the chairs, Ken and Darlene Olson for trees, David Hurn and Josef Echeita and the basketball team for tree deliveries, the Forks Forum for fantastic coverage, and “soropti-misters” for lending a hand in setting up, picking up, and deliveries.
Soroptimist International of the Olympic Rainforest