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GNBS Membership Information

Please consider helping the Great Northern Blues Society by joining our ranks either with an individual Membership, or through a higher-level Corporate Sponsorship. We need your help to continue on our mission. 

Your membership helps bring great shows to the Wausau area, including the Blues Cafe, Blues in the Schools, scholarships for area high school students, and much, much more.

  Individual Membership Dual-Individual Family Membership Bronze Corporate Silver Corporate Gold Corporate Platinum Corporate
GNBS Sponsorship Contribution $10.00 $15.00 $50.00 $100.00 $250.00 $500.00 $1,000.00
Tickets to Blues Café 0 0 2 4 6 12 25
Logo/Sponsor Mention in Print Ads for Café No No No Name Logo Logo Logo
Logo/Sponsor Mention in Radio Ads for Café No No No No Yes Yes Yes
Logo/Name Added to GNBS Website No No No Yes Yes Yes Yes
Logo/Name Added to Video Display Screens at Blues Café Between Main Stage Acts No No No Yes Yes Yes Yes


Sponsorship / Membership brochure available here

To become a member, please download and complete our
Membership Application (Acrobat PDF), and mail to us, or via PayPal below

Corporate Memberships:
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Supporter Memberships:
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 About the Great Northern Blues Society:

MISSION STATEMENT: Conserve, promote and present Blues music in all of its forms for audiences of all ages through community outreach. Serve as a support network for Blues musicians; encourage their artistic growth and help them thrive by providing opportunities to perform.

    President - Mike Tatro
Vice President - Jeff Busha
Treasurer - Jean White
Ass't. Treasurer - Ron Pecha
Secretary - Rylan Hoerter 
  Mike Tatro
Jeff Busha
Jean White
Ron Pecha
Rylan Hoerter
Jason Busha
Deb Blegen
Jeff Oelke
Pete Samolinski
  Deb Blegen – Membership & Volunteer Coordinator
Carol Dorava – Merchandise Coordinator
Jeff Busha – Web Dude & Videographer
Mike Tatro - Official Photographer
Jason Busha - Stage Manager

The Great Northern Blues Society meets every second Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m., (in the back room) at Loppnow’s Bar, 1502 N. Third Street in Wausau.

All members are invited and encouraged to attend.

Email us for more information or with any questions.


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