EVENT: The Elm Grove Junior Guild held its signature event at the Blue Mound Golf and Country Club. This year’s fundraiser featured a Kentucky Derby theme.
CAUSE: Proceeds benefited the Village of Elm Grove and regional charities that align with the organization’s commitment to improving the lives of women and children.
PROCEEDS: More than $50,000 was raised through auctions, raffles and a “Best Derby Hat” contest.
Photography by Dan Wilson
EVENT: The American Lung Association hosted its annual O2 Oxygen Ball, Breathe, at the Hyatt Regency Milwaukee.
CAUSE: The ball raised monies to support the organization’s commitment to saving lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease.
PROCEEDS: The event raised more than $437,000 through silent and live auctions, raffles, a special appeal, event sponsorship and guest attendance.
Photography by Dave Jonasen
EVENT: The Wildlife in Need Center held its 21st annual banquet at Western Lakes Golf Club in Pewaukee.
CAUSE: The event raised funds for the center’s wildlife rehabilitation and environmental education efforts.
PROCEEDS: More than $37,000 was raised through silent and voice auctions, a raffle, sponsorships and ticket sales.
Photography by Tamara Conley Gogin
EVENT: College Possible Milwaukee held its first annual fundraising event at the UW-Milwaukee Union Ballroom.
CAUSE: The organization makes college admission and success possible for low-income students through coaching and support.
PROCEEDS: More than $119,000 was raised through event sponsorships and ticket sales.
Photography by Willow Hombsch and Trenice Ferguson
Participants at the 2015 Wisconsin VisionWalk enjoyed a fun day at the lakefront and raised more than $85,000 to fund sight-saving research.
Photography by Matt Haas
The Association for Pelvic Organ Prolapse Support held its inaugural Stigma*Stride Walk at Greenfield Park to generate awareness for pelvic organ prolapse, a condition estimated to impact half the female population.
Photography by Sarah Haas
Danceworks hosted its seventh annual Mad Hot Celebration, where guests celebrated another successful year of Danceworks Mad Hot Ballroom and Tap with entertainment by winning 2015 MHBT dancers and cocktail fare from Antigua Mexican and Latin Restaurant.
Photography by Maria Harris