Event Photos

Student/Alumni Art & Design Sale Preview Party

The Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design held a preview party to kick off its annual Student/Alumni Art & Design Sale, where students and alumni sell thousands of edgy and elegant works priced for beginning to experienced collectors.
Photography by Maria Harris

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Christmas is for Kids

The Shorewest family of companies held its annual Christmas is for Kids event at Klemmer’s Banquet Center, sharing the holiday spirit with close to 300 children living in southeastern Wisconsin. Employees contribute thousands of dollars and hours to Christmas is for Kids, which provides books through the year, back-to-school supplies in the fall and the holiday party.
Photography by Matt Haas

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Year of the G.I.R.L.

EVENT: The Boys & Girls Club of Greater Milwaukee (BGCGM) held a Year of the G.I.R.L. (Growing Inspirational and Responsible Leaders) celebration on Nov. 5 at the Harley-Davidson Museum.
CAUSE: Proceeds programming and operational costs for the BGCGM.
PROCEEDS: More than $200,000 was raised through the event, which included an art auction and partnerships with local business leaders to auction off one-of-a-kind experiential learning opportunities.
Photography by Matt Haas

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Denim & Diamonds Dinner Gala

EVENT: The Denim & Diamonds Dinner Gala was held at the Peltz Center for Jewish Life on Nov. 2.
CAUSE: Monies raised will benefit the Mequon Jewish Preschool.
PROCEEDS: The event raised $75,000.
HONORED: Tom Weickardt was honored
with the Community Champion Award,
and Jerry Becker was celebrated with the Children’s Volunteer Award.
Photography by Daniel Wilson

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IDEAL Awards

EVENT: Keep Greater Milwaukee Beautiful hosted a fundraising event on Nov. 1 at the Intercontinental Hotel.
CAUSE: Proceeds benefited the organization’s environmental education programs and Team Responsible Environmental Education (TREE) Center.
PROCEEDS: The event raised $10,000.
HONORED: Award recipients included Kohler Co., River Revitalization Foundation, Ozaukee Washington Land Trust, CH2M Hill, The North Face and the Southwestern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission.
Photography by Matt Haas

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Cedarburg Education Foundation Fall Gala

EVENT: The Cedarburg Education Foundation hosted a fundraising gala at the Ozaukee County Pavilion.
CAUSE: The foundation raises funds in support of curriculum innovation and special programs not accounted for in the Cedarburg School District budget.
PROCEEDS: Approximately $30,000 was raised through silent and verbal auctions, raffles and a wine pull.
Photography by Maria Harris

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Signature Chefs Auction

EVENT: March of Dimes hosted a Signature Chefs Auction at The Pfister’s Grand Ballroom on Oct. 30.
CAUSE: Funds raised support the mission of March of Dimes, whose programs help moms-to-be in Wisconsin have full-term pregnancies and healthy babies.
PROCEEDS: The event raised $90,000 through silent and live auctions, two raffles and “Fund the Mission” (outright donations).
Photography by Stacy Kaat

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