Monday, March 30, 2009

We are pleased to announce that Walker's Point Center for the Arts was selected as one of the grant recipients by the Woman's Club of Wisconsin. In these uncertain economic times, it is wonderful to see the organization that upholds its mission and continues its commitment to the community. To see whom we shared this honor with, see the press release below.
And of course, many, many thanks to our generous donors!


Distribution of Grants to Follow, 12:00pm Luncheon on April 2, 2009 at 813 East Kilbourn Avenue, Milwaukee.

Woman’s Club of Wisconsin Foundation continues to help meet community needs despite hard economic times. Organizations throughout the Greater Milwaukee area will receive financial support.
  • About the WCW Foundation: community service has been a hallmark of the WCW since the club was founded in 1876. The Foundation was officially incorporated in 1965.
  • Purpose of the WCW Foundation: to further worthy charitable, scientific, literary and educational activities.
  • Its Mission: to support philanthropic, education and cultural programs and to ensure, through our expanding endowment, that the Woman’s Club of Wisconsin’s historic commitment to community service endures and flourishes.
Woman’s Club of Wisconsin Foundation has announced this year’s grant recipients in the following categories Arts & Education, Health & Human Service and Youth & Family:

ABCD: After Breast Cancer Diagnosis
Adoption Resources of Wisconsin
Artists Working in Education
Boys and Girls Club of Greater Milwaukee
Cathedral Center
Center for Resilient Cities
CORE/El Centro
Dominican Center for Women
Friends of Boerner Botanical Gardens
Grand Avenue Club
Interfaith Senior Programs, Inc.
Literacy Services of Wisconsin
Malaika Early Learning Center
Milwaukee Ballet
Milwaukee Children’s Choir
Mt. Mary College Historic Costume Collection
My Good Mourning Place
Next Door Foundation
Ozaukee Family Services
Renaissance Theatreworks
Skylight Opera Theatre
Sojourner Truth House
St. Marcus School
Walker’s Point Center for the Arts
Wisconsin Breast Cancer Coalition
Wisconsin Foundation for Independent Colleges
Wisconsin Humane Society

If you would like more information about this event, or to schedule an interview with our Marketing Director, Filippa Weber call the Woman's Club of Wisconsin at (414) 276-5170.

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