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Milwaukee Pride donates over $23,000 to mission-critical causes

Milwaukee, WI –   In honor of PrideFest 2018, the largest LGBTQ event in Wisconsin history, the Milwaukee Pride Board of Directors has disbursed over $23,000 in financial donations, scholarships and gifts to local causes, including: $12,200 to Diverse & Resilient, via the PrideFest Plus One campaign $3,000 to Kimberly Wilbern, recipient of the 2018 Rising…

AIDS Walk Wisconsin & 5K Run 2017 Honorary Chair

The AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin (ARCW) is pleased to announce award winning actress and singer Jane Lynch will be Honorary Chair of the 28th annual AIDS Walk Wisconsin & 5K Run. The event will take place on Saturday, October 7th at the Summerfest Grounds. “I am proud to join…

The Big Share Raises Over $260,000 in 24 Hours

Madison–The second annual Big Share(tm)-the area’s local online giving day-raised over $263,000 from more than 2,000 donors in 24 hours on March 1. A total of 70 nonprofits were part of the collaborative fundraiser, hosted by Community Shares of Wisconsin (CSW) for its member nonprofits. Wisconsin Council on Children and…

After Black Friday & Cyber Monday…comes Giving Tuesday!

Giving Tuesday is December 1, 2015. Giving Tuesday is a worldwide campaign that promotes giving back to the community during the holiday season. This can be in the form of volunteering, providing a service for free, or donating to organizations who are positively impacting the community. Are you looking for…

AIDS Walk Wisconsin & 5K Run 2015 Raises $402,542

MILWAUKEE… Walkers and runners from across Wisconsin gathered in Milwaukee today to celebrate raising $402,542 to support HIV prevention, care and treatment programs throughout Wisconsin at today’s 26th AIDS Walk Wisconsin and 5K Run. “Today marks another successful AIDS Walk Wisconsin. We are grateful to the thousands of walkers who…

Community Shares of Wisconsin Named Outstanding Philanthropic Organization

MADISON—Community Shares of Wisconsin (CSW) today announced that it will receive the 2015 Outstanding Philanthropic Organization award from the Madison Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP). Each year the Outstanding Philanthropic Organization award is presented to an organization or foundation that demonstrates outstanding commitment through financial support and…

The Big Share a Resounding Success for 70 Local Nonprofits

Community Shares of Wisconsin Hosted Online Giving Day, First in Area MADISON – Community Shares of Wisconsin (CSW) today announced that the area’s first online giving day, The Big Share(tm), raised over $232,000, surpassing the goal of $180,000, to benefit 70 local nonprofits. The nonprofits reached out to potential donors,…

Greater Madison Golf Show Furthers Community Reach

(Madison, WI) – The 14th annual Greater Madison Golf Show will partner with local organizations, this February, in a new fundraising initiative. This endeavor will allow groups to raise funds for their own organizations while selling tickets for Greater Madison Golf Show. Participating organizations will receive fifty percent of the…

Support LGBTQ organizations on #GivingTuesday

The Tuesday after Thanksgiving has been dubbed “Giving Tuesday” as a way to give to those organizations doing good work in our communities and counteract the buying frenzy of Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Here are some ways you can support LGBTQ non-profits in the Madison area and beyond this…

ACT12 Wisconsin AIDS Ride info session

Type: Informational This Event: Has LGBTQ content Is LGBTQ hosted May be of interest to the LGBTQ community ACT12 is a 4 day, 300 mile bike ride that benefits the AIDS Network. This year’s ride will be July 31 – August 3. This informational session will provide you with information…