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Red Kettle on the Red Carpet Gala

EVENT: The Salvation Army hosted the Red Kettle on the Red Carpet Gala at The Wisconsin Club.
CAUSE: Proceeds raised from the event support the nonprofit’s more than 80 programs and services in Milwaukee County.
PROCEEDS: A live auction, silent auction and donations raised approximately $118,000.
Photos by Dan Wilson

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Xenia Trunk Show

Xenia invited guests to meet the president of Baccarat Crystal at their Baccarat Crystal trunk show and engraving event. Attendees enjoyed light appetizers and refreshments, and 20 percent of the proceeds benefited Children’s Hospital.
Photos by Jake Hill

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Past Basket Trunk Show

Past Basket invited guests for a meet and greet featuring, Devon Di lorio, a self-taught calligraphist and pyrographic artist. Visitors were treated to cake and refreshments.
Photos by Jake Hill

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Young MKE Holiday Gala

EVENT: Young Milwaukee hosted its annual holiday gala at the Milwaukee Athletic Club.
CAUSE: Proceeds benefited the Journey House, which helps families move out of poverty through adult education, workforce readiness, youth development and community engagement.
PROCEEDS: Local sponsors and ticket sales raised more than $100,000, and 2,500 toys were donated to be distributed to kids 12 and under at the Journey House’s Winter Wonderland Event the following weekend.
Photos by Dan Wilson

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Housing Champions Awards Luncheon

EVENT: Nearly 200 community members attended the Habitat for Humanity of Waukesha County Housing Champions Awards Luncheon at the Milwaukee Mariott West.
CAUSE: The event raised awareness for the lack of affordable housing in Waukesha County. The Southeastern Regional Planning Commission (SEWRPC) and RiverGlen Christian Church were awarded as Habitat Waukesha’s 2017 Housing Champions.
PROCEEDS: The event raised $15,617, which will be used to rehab or build at least 10 homes on White Rock Avenue in Waukesha.
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Friends of Villa Terrace Holiday Party

EVENT: The Friends of Villa Terrace hosted its annual holiday party at the Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum.
CAUSE: Sponsorships as well as the event’s famous basket raffle, which was donated this year by Lisa and John Simmons, raised money to benefit The Friends of Villa Terrace, a group of individuals that cares for and maintains the Renaissance Garden at Villa Terrace.
Photos by Dan Wilson

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We Care Gala

EVENT: The Medical College of Wisconsin held its We Care: Give Thanks Give Hope Holiday Gala at a private residence.
CAUSE: Funds raised at the gala support physicians and researchers working on medical research and clinical projects in the fields of cancer, cardiovascular disease, gastrointestinal diseases, organ transplantation, diseases of the newborn/child, and trauma.
PROCEEDS: The event raised approximately $77,000 through individual contributions.
Photos by Dan Wilson

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