Warren McKenney, custom guitar builder, pictured on left, presented his hand crafted guitar named “FOXY” to MaKena Johnson-Haroldson, on right, of Lake Villa, Illinois.
MaKena held the winning raffle ticket for the guitar at the 2nd Annual Water Celebration, July 23rd,
held by The Coalition to SAVE the Menominee River, Inc. on Stephenson Island in Marinette, Wisconsin.
MaKena, only 15 years old, plays guitar, piano, clarinet, ukulele, and has been accepted to the Chicago Academy for the Arts.
Warren McKenney also gifted MaKena with a hand-made case, leather strap, and a guitar amplifier.
Warren also serves as a Board Member for the Coalition.
MaKena is the daughter of Jeff Haroldson and Great-Granddaughter of Bill and Carole Boerner of Marinette, Wisconsin.
To learn more about Save the Menominee River – Stop the Back 40: https://jointherivercoalition.org/