Event Photos

Laugh It Up 2016

EVENT: The Harry & Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center and Special Olympics Wisconsin hosted Laugh It Up, a fundraising event, at The Riverside Theater, with special guest Patton Oswalt.
CAUSE: Funds raised will support Special Olympic Wisconsin’s special needs programs for children and adults at the JCC.
PROCEEDS: More than $44,000 was raised through ticket sales and sponsorships.
Photography by Dan Wilson

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Puttin on the Ritz 2016

EVENT: The Zoological Society of Milwaukee held a fundraising event at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino.
CAUSE: Proceeds benefited the organization and its mission to conserve wildlife and endangered species, educate people about the importance of wildlife and the environment, and support the Milwaukee County Zoo.
PROCEEDS: More than $200,000 was raised via a live voice auction and admission costs.
Photography by Dan Wilson

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Denim and Diamonds

EVENT: The Mequon Jewish Preschool hosted its Denim and Diamonds Dinner Gala at the Peltz Center for Jewish Life.
CAUSE: Proceeds, which were raised through an auction, ticket sales and outright donations, benefited the preschool’s commitment to excellence in Jewish early childhood education.
HONORED: Community champion Franklyn Gimbel was honored at the event.
Photography by Maria Harris

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UnMasKEd 2016

Donning fun masks, guests enjoyed hors d’oeuvres, a silent auction, dancing and much more at Jewish Family Services’ annual masquerade ball to support mental health awareness.
Photography by Maria Harris

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Flip Flops in February Artisan Chili Throw Down

Held at willows gallery and fair trade in Oconomowoc, the Flip Flops in February Artisan Chili Throw Down allowed guests to sample their way through more than 12 artisan chilis with the purchase of a one-of-a-kind Stone Pony Pottery bowl. Proceeds benefited the Humane Animal Welfare Society of Waukesha County.
Photography by Sarah Haas

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Raise Your Glass for Girls on the Run

Girls on the Run held its annual wine and beer tasting event at Café 1505. Proceeds benefited the GOTR program, which combines an interactive curriculum and running to inspire self-respect and healthy lifestyles in preteen girls.
Photography by Maria Harris

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Go Red for Women at Gerhard's Kitchen & Bath Store

Gerhard's Kitchen & Bath Store in Brookfield kicked off American Heart Month and National Wear Red Day with an event that featured healthy cooking demonstrations by professional chef Annie Leslie, who is also a congenital heart disease survivor.
Photography by Sarah Haas

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