Tommy Makem Cultural Legacy Fund
Tommy Makem, a legend among the Irish Music world, passed away in 2007. He was an internationally celebrated folk artist, poet and storyteller who loved Milwaukee Irish Fest and was an advocate and supporter for 30 years.
As a tribute to this friend of Milwaukee Irish Fest, we have established the Tommy Makem Cultural Legacy Fund to award an annual grant or scholarship that promotes a living legacy of Irish Music and Culture.
Help us fund this lasting legacy for a legend and a dear friend. Consider our giving levels outlined below, and make your donation online by clicking the button below. You are also welcome to mail a check made out to Milwaukee Irish Fest to: Milwaukee Irish Fest, Attn: Tommy Makem Fund, 1532 Wauwatosa Ave., Wauwatosa, WI 53213.
Irish Festivals, Inc. is a 501 (C)3 Non-Profit organization. Your donations are tax deductible.
Photo: Thom Hindle
Friends Song Club ($100+)
Legacy Friend: Bronze ($500+)
Legacy Friend: Silver ($1,000+)
Legacy Friend: Gold ($2,500+)
Legacy Friend: Platinum ($5,000+)
Thank you to our donors
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Scotty Allen in memory of Don Clark
Donation in memory of Don Clark
Donation in memory of Jim Finnerty
Donation in memory of Mike Langer
Donation in memory of Tom Riepenhoff
Donation in memory of Bill Starr
Donation in memory of Dick Stroud
Donation in memory of Maureen Tyler
Donation in memory of Chuck Ward
Donation in memory of Olive O'Hara Witt
|Paul and Peggy Baker
Kathy Beier in memory of Mike Langer
Maura K. Byrne
Maryann McTeague Keifer and Tom Keifer
Matt "Celtic" Kilroy
The McGovern Family
Ken and Terre Sullivan
Mary Stephany Trimmler
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Ed and Cathy Ward
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