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Annual Community Change-Maker Awards 2019

September 19 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

$45

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* Activism
* Fundraiser

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* Has LGBTQ content
* May be of interest to the LGBTQ community

We invite you to join Community Shares of Wisconsin for our Annual Community Change-Maker Awards Event on Thursday, September 19, 2019, at Union South!

Each year Community Shares of Wisconsin honors 3 Change-Makers and 24 Backyard Heroes who work to advance social and environmental justice in our communities throughout Wisconsin. These local award winners are nominated by our member nonprofits, organizations on the front lines of issues important to you – from housing rights to safe, clean drinking water.

We will be celebrating our 2019 Community Change-Maker Award winners!

This year’s Change-Makers are:

Talib Akbar, Nominated by MOSES-WISDOM of Madison – Winner of the Linda Sundberg Civil Rights Defender Award

Ginger Baier, Nominated by OutReach – Winner of the Liesl Blockstein Community Leadership Award

Ruth Schmidt, nominated by Wisconsin Early Childhood Association – Winner of the Sally Sunde Family Advocate Award

Community Shares of Wisconsin will also honor 24 exceptional Backyard Hero Award Winners for their volunteer work at Community Shares’ member nonprofits. Learn more about them here: https://www.communityshares.com/whats-new/backyard-heroes/

To sponsor this event or buy tickets: 2019 Community Change-Maker Awards Event: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-community-change-maker-awards-tickets-61998047830

There is a sliding fee scale please contact skilmer@communityshares.com for more information.

Details

Date:
September 19
Time:
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
$45
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-community-change-maker-awards-tickets-61998047830

Organizer

Community Shares of Wisconsin
Phone:
(608) 256-1066
Email:
csw@communityshares.com
Website:
http://www.communityshares.com/

Venue

Union South
1308 W Dayton St.
Madson, WI 53715 United States
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Phone:
(608) 890-3000
Website:
http://www.union.wisc.edu/visit-unionsouth.htm