Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare hosted a fundraising event at the Renaissance Place to benefit the Foundation for St. Francis and Franklin’s cancer care projects. Photos by Matt Haas.
Life Navigators (formally ARC of Greater Milwaukee) held a gala at the Blue Mound Golf and Country Club honoring John Klein. All proceeds will help support children and adults with disabilities. Photos by Matt Haas.
The Wisconsin Humane Society’s Paws and Claws gala was held at The Pfister. Festivities included a dinner featuring local and sustainable fare, silent and live auctions, a special awards presentation and live music. All proceeds benefit domestic and wild animals at the Wisconsin Humane Society’s Milwaukee and Ozaukee Campuses. Photos by John Ciciora Photography
Thousands of eclectic works of art were on display at the MIlwaukee Institute of Art & Design's 2012 Student/Alumni Art Sale. Proceeds from the event went to benefit the school, which is Wisconsin's only independent, non-profit college of art & design. Photos by Mark Bertieri.
More than 600 guests attended RunUp 2012: The Roaring 20s — a celebration of fashion and design in Milwaukee at the Historic Pritzlaff. The event, which raised funds to support the development of a Cancer Translational Research Unit at Froedtert & The Medical College of Wisconsin, featured a 20s-themed cocktail party, live music and dancer performances, and a runway fashion show of local designers and "Project Runway" alum Ra'Mon-Lawrence. RunUp, presented by Froedtert Health, The Iron Horse Hotel and Marcus Hotels & Resorts, is chaired by Jordan Dechambre of M Magazine, David Caruso of Dynamic Events and Libby Castro of LP/w Design Studios. Photos by Matt Haas.
More than 5,000 guests attended the Hidden River Art Festival on the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center grounds, inside Brookfield’s beautiful Mitchell Park. Highlights of this year's festival included two new attractions - "Art by Design: Beer Wine and Cheese" and "Art by Design: The Automobile." Photos by Mark Bertierri.
Volunteers of America of Wisconsin hosted a Scotch Tasting Benefit at O’Donoghue’s Irish Pub in Elm Grove to support residential programs serving low-income seniors and adults with disabilities or mental illness. Photographs by Matt Haas