Dear Editor:

On behalf of the Savanna Historical Society, thank you to all of the sponsors of the 2021 Festival of Trees held recently at the Savanna Museum and Cultural Center. Your beautiful, creative trees and gifts were greatly appreciated by our entire community and helped to make this holiday season truly something special! We thank each and every one of you:

Sponsors (donations): Vicky and Jerry Gendreau, Savanna-Thomson State Bank, Sullivan's, The Answer, Tony McCombie, Savanna Chamber of Commerce, Savanna Police Department, Palisades Golf Course, Penny Brown, Mary Ellen Brown.

Sponsors (trees and raffle gifts): Neumiller Farms, Jo-Carroll Energy, River Cities Heating & Air, Savanna-Thomson State Bank, Sandy Dunlap and Fayellen Sanetra, Great River Outreach/Classy Closet, Paula Thoele, Juliene McCormick, Timber Lake Playhouse, McLean-Fogg (Metform), Savanna Fire Department, Hawg Dogs, Mary Airhart, Rock Valley Physical Therapy, Mark Thoele, T&T Roadhouse, Big Meadows, Phyllis Picolotti, TL Auto, Toys for Tots, Country Peddler, Dee Bruening, TBK, Service Club, Elkay, St. John's Catholic Church, Miner-Gilroy-Meade, Circa 1888, Sassy Stems, Kunes Motors, Inn at 1883, Girl Scouts, Savanna Ambulance, Boy Scouts, Ridge Runners, Eric Arno, Right Steps Family Center, St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Lightworkers Union, Savanna Pool, PEO, West Carroll Schools, Law-Jones Funeral Home, River Valley Designs, cSavanna, Michele O'Hara, Pam Darrow, 1st United Methodist Church, Savanna Lions Club.

Sponsors (silent auction): Fayellen Sanetra, Jeannine Mills, Mt. Carroll Church of God, RIA Credit Union, Mel Foster Realty, Bruce and Janna Stout, Tammy Adams (Tupperware), JC Carey Motors, Havencrest Castle, Moose Lodge, Savanna Military Surplus, Mirror Image Tattoo, Sullivan's Foods, Island City Harbor, Headquarters on Main, Sunshine Restaurant, Miner Agency, Kathy Holmes, Savanna Ace Hardware, Riverside Dental.

Thanks again for your generosity!

Linda Jachino

The Jean Ferris

Events Committee