Results tagged with 'volunteer'
Published Nov. 24, 2014
For families dealing with childhood cancer, the moments captured by photographers like Whitefish Bay's Ellen Cook through the organization Flashes of Hope at in-hospital photo shoots provide forever precious memories. Cook is hosting a benefit for the program on Sunday, Dec. 7.
Published July 17, 2014
Barry Johnson is a 34-year veteran DJ at WMSE and the host of Saturday afternoon's "The Boogie Bang." But it's his commitment to family, work, church and Milwaukee Public Schools that make him one of Milwaukee's many unsung heroes. This song's for you, Barry.
Published Sept. 20, 2013
More than 18,000 people will gather on the Milwaukee Lakefront Sunday morning with the goal of raising $1.2 million to support the Komen Fund and breast cancer treatment and research. Their day of mourning, celebration, support and courage is made possible by the roughly 1,000 volunteers who spend about 10 months of the year devoted to the event and the cause.
Published June 20, 2013
On Saturday, June 29, the Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company and the Milwaukee Riverkeeper invite people to help clean up the Milwaukee River as part of Leinenkugel's "Canoes for a Cause" program.
Published Feb. 10, 2013
Last year, Suzanne Garr created what will hopefully be a long-lasting relationship between Outpost Natural Foods and Ugandan children. Garr, who is the Outpost board director, coordinated Outpost's Buy-A-Bag Program with a school / orphanage in Uganda. The numbers are in: 2012 was a record-breaking year for the program.
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United Way’s #ReadingBlitzday connects people to easy Education-themed activities. Check out 5 ways you can join in on the fun! VOLUNTEER: Grab your co-workers and friends to read to students for 1 hour throughout Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County. DONATE: Host a children&rs...
These days it seems like everyone is talking about Millenials. Young people don’t vote. They are addicted to smartphones. They’re too self-centered.
My opinion? Ignore the haters. When it comes to getting involved in the community, Millenials step up. In a study...
Rebuilding Together Greater Milwaukee (RTGM), an affiliate of the nation’s leading nonprofit working to preserve affordable homeownership, and its sponsors, prepare for Rebuilding Together’s Rebuilding Day Saturday May 18th, 2013. Recipients of o...
Rebuilding Together Greater Milwaukee (RTGM) is a private nonprofit organization whose mission is to preserve and revitalize homes and communities, assuring that very low-income elderly homeowners and disabled homeowners, as well as families with children, live in warmth, safety and independenc...
Together we can Stop Diabetes. One step at a time.We are walking and raising funds for the American Diabetes Association's signature fundraising walk, Step Out: Walk to Fight Diabetes. Every step we take and every dollar we raise will make a difference in the lives of 23.6 million Americans livin...
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