Event Photos

Artists for Animals

Oconomowoc’s willows gallery hosted a chili throw-down and open mic fundraiser for the Humane Animal Welfare Society of Waukesha.
Photos by Jake Hill

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Love Your Heart

Gerhard’s Kitchen & Bath Store held a heart-healthy cooking demonstration at its Whitefish Bay location. Milwaukee Personal Chef’s Ben Zang and the American Heart Association’s Colleen McInerny shared healthy recipes and tasty samples.
Photos by Jake Hill

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Good Medieval Fun

EVENT: Guests of the St. Joseph’s Medical Clinic gala celebrated in medieval costumes at the Golden Mast Inn in Okauchee.
CAUSE: Proceeds supported the nonprofit clinic’s mission to help uninsured, underinsured and low-income neighbors in Waukesha County.
PROCEEDS: $56,000 was raised through sponsorships, raffles, donations, and live and silent auctions.
Photos by Dan Wilson

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Celebrity Waiters

EVENT: Members of the Milwaukee Admirals served dinner and wine to guests at the 36th annual Celebrity Waiters Dinner at the Grain Exchange.
CAUSE: Proceeds supported free vision-screening programs in preschools, childcare centers, schools and adult resource centers.
PROCEEDS: $107,000 was raised through silent and live auctions.
Photos by Dan Wilson

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Serving Our Youth

EVENT: The 18th Annual Milwaukee Tennis & Education Foundation Ball was held at the Peck Welcome Center at the Milwaukee County Zoo.
CAUSE: The event benefited the Milwaukee Tennis and Education Foundation, which is dedicated to improving the lives of youth through programs focused on tennis, education, life skills, fitness and mentoring.
PROCEEDS: Nearly $60,000 was raised primarily through sponsorships and silent and live auctions.
Photos by Maria Harris

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An Investment in Knowledge

EVENT: The Milwaukee Public Library Foundation hosted the Benjamin Franklin Awards Celebration at the Central Library.
CAUSE: Proceeds support lifelong learning at the library, including early literacy programs and assistance for job seekers.
PROCEEDS: The event raised $500,000 through sponsorships and a live auction.
HONORED: On behalf of the Milwaukee Bucks, Peter Feigin accepted the Ben Franklin Award for the organization’s contributions to literacy and learning in the community.
Photos by Maria Harris

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Boots and Bling

EVENT: The Second Annual Boots and Bling Barn Dance Fundraiser featuring music by Frogwater was held at LifeStriders in Waukesha.
CAUSE: Proceeds benefited LifeStriders’ therapeutic programs for people with special needs.
PROCEEDS: $35,000 was raised through ticket sales, raffles, and live and silent auctions.
Photos by Dan Wilson

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