Nonprofit/Philanthropy

A ping pong tournament held Wednesday to benefit Children's Hospital of Wisconsin featured a lineup of top Wisconsin athletes, including Ryan Braun of the Milwaukee Brewers and Green Bay Packers player Eddie Lacy.
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Fondy Food Center, a nonprofit that aims to increase access to fresh, local food in Milwaukee neighborhoods, will host its first pop-up farmers market at Schlitz Park.
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The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation-Wisconsin Chapter celebrated the conclusion of its 2015 "Milwaukee's Finest" campaign during a reception on May 21. Nine honorees who were nominated to take part in the campaign collectively raised $55,000 for the organization. The campaign reception, held at the InterContinental Hotel in downtown Milwaukee, included networking, a recognition program, a raffle and live entertainment. BizTimes Media served as a sponsor of "Milwaukee's Finest."
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Lake Valley Camp, a summer camp that works with Milwaukee youth from underserved communities, has named Dan Schiller executive director.
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Fondy Food Center, a nonprofit that aims to increase access to fresh, local food in Milwaukee neighborhoods, will host its first pop-up farmers market at Schlitz Park.
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As Make-A-Difference Wisconsin continues to expand its financial literacy programming across southeastern Wisconsin, the nonprofit is seeking volunteer coaches to mentor students in small groups and one on one.
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After watching her brother face the daily struggles of cystic fibrosis (CF) his entire life, Lisa Hedrick hopes that one day, with her help, CF will instead stand for “cure found.”
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The Donors Forum of Wisconsin has a new name – Wisconsin Philanthropy Network.
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Milwaukee composer Penny Corris aims to raise as much money as possible for Fisher House Wisconsin as she debuts a set of original songs at a June 13 concert on the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s campus.
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Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee and Milwaukee Public Schools this fall will partner on a new scholars program that will act as an academic support program.
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