Community Involvement

As a long-time local business, we truly have a bond with this community and do what we can to support its residents through charitable giving and involvement in community organizations. We also strive to use products and services from local businesses whenever possible.

Helping residents in Wausau, Eau Claire, and the surrounding areas

Buska Gives Back

Our Buska Gives Back community outreach program invites Americans who have fallen on hard times to apply for an opportunity to receive six months of housing payments. One deserving family is selected annually, relieving them of this significant monthly obligation and assisting in providing an opportunity for a better future. Apply or nominate a family today.

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Deserving Families We've Helped

Clark Family

Clark Family

Travis and Mikayla's boys entered this world at a very scary 24 weeks, weighing 1 lb. 7 oz and 1 lb. 8 oz. Axel Lee sadly made his way to heaven at about 30 hours old. Baby Maverick spent 108 days in the NICU and has defied all odds during his rough journey.

Nieslowski Family

Nieslowski Family

On November 2, 2020, Brent fell 13 feet when his tree stand broke under him. Brent broke his neck and his C7 causing him to become a quadriplegic. During that time Brent, his wife Jodi, and their two daughters faced many uncertainties, question marks, and fears about their future.

Witter Family

Witter Family

Michael and Amanda Witter and their three children have been stricken with medical and employment challenges, which has made staying current with their bills challenging.

Salyers Family

Salyers Family

Kimberly Salyers was selected for this award for her strength and selflessness while facing the devastating loss of her son. In 2010, Kim’s son, Noah, was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor at the age of eight years old.

Robinson Family

Robinson Family

The Robinson family spent most of November and December under a cloud of worry when Veronica began experiencing severe abdominal pain. Adjusting to a single income while paying medical bills has been extremely challenging for the family.

Burgoyne Family

Burgoyne Family

In May of 2019, the Burgoyne family’s lives were turned upside down in an instant when Brian Burgoyne was diagnosed with MS. To make things worse, they ended up in a battle with their insurance company forcing Brian to stop recommended treatments.

We Invite You To Join Us

Public Participation Events

Activities include business expos, celebrations, fundraisers, collecting donations, doing something just for the fun of it, or simply eating some great local food!

  • Hosted by: Greater Wausau Chamber of Commerce
  • Booths 266 & 267
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  • Hosted by: University of Wisconsin Eau Claire
  • Silver Sponsor
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  • Hosted by: L.E. Phillips Senior Center
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Wausau WI Buska Retirement Solutions Public Participation Events
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Supporting Good Causes

Sponsorships & Partnerships

We proudly sponsor and make financial contributions to numerous local events and various organizations.

  • Hosted by: WDEZ
  • Angel of the Hour Sponsor - Friday, February 16th | 5PM-6PM
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St. Judes Children's Research Hospital

  • Hosted by: The Eau Claire Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Board Sponsor
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  • Hosted by: Bridge Street Mission
  • Raffle Prize Donator
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  • Hosted by: CWETA (Central Wisconsin Educational Theater Alliance)
  • Gold Sponsor
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  • Hosted by: Humane Society of Marathon County
  • Marquee Sponsor
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  • Hosted by: The Women's Community
  • Leading Role Sponsor
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  • Hosted by: Marathon County Crime Stoppers
  • Gold Sponsor
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  • Hosted by: Wausau Events
  • Silver Sponsor
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  • Hosted by: Wausau Events
  • Single Night Sponsor
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  • Hosted by: Taste ‘n Glow Balloon Fest
  • Balloon Sponsor
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  • Hosted by: Christmas in July Charity
  • Sponsor
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  • Hosted by: Wausau Events
  • Silver Sponsor
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  • Hosted by: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northcentral Wisconsin
  • Casual Dining Sponsor
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Community Theatre | Something Rotten

  • Hosted by: Christmas in July Charity
  • Platinum Sponsor
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  • Hosted by: Ice Age Trail Alliance
  • Sponsor
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  • Hosted by: Colfax Woman’s Club
  • Raffle Donator
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