Celebrating 20 years in business, Amelishan Bridal hosted a reception for clients and friends to enjoy refreshments and entertainment at its shop in Hubertus.
Photography by Maria Harris
More than 300 guests attended the dedication ceremony for Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Center for Advanced Care. Located on the Froedter & MCW academic medical center campus in Wauwatosa, the new building opened in late October. It houses the Froedtert & MCW Heart and Vascular Center and Transplant Center and is the new entrance for patients arriving for surgery and other procedures.
Photography by Toufue Yang, with Froedtert Hospital
EVENT: Rogers Memorial Hospital Foundation hosted the Celebrate the Light gala at the Pritzlaff Building.
CAUSE: Proceeds benefited patients and programs at Rogers Memorial Hospital, as well as state-wide stigma reduction initiatives.
PROCEEDS: The gala raised $165,000 through ticket sales and a silent auction.
Photography by Dan Wilson
EVENT: Present Music hosted its Carnival-themed fundraising dinner at the Broadway Theatre Center.
CAUSE: Proceeds benefited Present Music’s educational programs — the Creation Project and ComposeMilwaukee.
PROCEEDS: Approximately $7,000 was raised via an interactive theatrical quiet auction.
Photography by Christopher Perceptions of CMPerceptions LLC
EVENT: UW-Milwaukee’s Helen Bader School of Social Welfare held its 50th anniversary gala at the Harley-Davidson Museum.
CAUSE: Proceeds benefitted student scholarship funds.
PROCEEDS: The event raised nearly $100,000 through ticket sales, event sponsorships and donations.
Photography courtesy of UWM Photo Services
EVENT: Prevent Blindness Wisconsin held its 35th annual celebrity waiters dinner at the BMO Harris Bradley Center.
CAUSE: Proceeds supported the organization’s free vision screening programs for preschool children, school-age children and adults.
PROCEEDS: More than $120,000 was raised through silent, live and paddle auctions.
HONORED: Robert W. Baird was presented with the 2015 Community Partner Award, and Axel Schmidt was recognized as Prevent Blindness Wisconsin’s 2015 Preschool Vision Screening Ambassador.
Photography by Jacob A. Velicer of J&Jacobs Photography
EVENT: The Oconomowoc Women’s Club held its annual style show at the Golden Mast in Okauchee.
CAUSE: Proceeds benefited local philanthropies supported by the Oconomowoc Women’s Club.
PROCEEDS: Approximately $8,000 was raised through a bakery sale, raffle, business donations and boutique sales.
Photography by Tamara Conley Gogin