25th Annual Spring Fling
In a packed ballroom at the Hilton Milwaukee City Center on May 9th, a gathering of supporters, donors, sponsors, volunteers, board members, and staff helped to make some magic. The Spring Fling event was a mix of food, fun, donating, and serious talk about why we do what we do at Community Advocates.
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Poverty Symposium: Bringing Leaders Together to Inspire Change
The Community Advocates Public Policy Institute is inviting the public to a Poverty Symposium that is dedicated to the proposition that our leaders and citizens have the strength and ability to work together to turn despair into hope and hope into action. Please RSVP to join us October 11th at the Italian Community Center for this free event.Read more »
Project Homeless Connect photo gallery fundraiser
Join us for a unique gallery event showcasing portraits of past Project Homeless Connect event guests. Dialing a number next to many portraits allows viewers to listen to audio of guests describing how they became homeless. View the guest portraits, listen to the stories, enjoy refreshments, and bid on items from local artists in our art auction. This event offers a unique window into the homeless experience and an opportunity to make a difference. You have two attendance options: Friday Sept. 21st or Saturday Sept, 22nd, both at Community Advocates.Read more »
Reducing Poverty in Wisconsin
Please join us for a briefing on an innovative set of proposals to cut the poverty rate by more than half, created by the Community Advocates Public Policy Institute and tested by the Urban Institute. The Pathways to Ending Poverty Project is changing the way we think about poverty by creating and testing a specific "policy package" that, if implemented, would greatly reduce poverty in Wisconsin.Read more »
Join more than 500 business and community leaders and friends of Community Advocates and the Milwaukee Women’s Center as we gather to support our consumers, services and missions. This festive event features wonderful cuisine courtesy of area restaurants, entertainment, a program, and silent auction.Read more »
Milwaukee Musicians Band Together to Host Benefit for Milwaukee Women's Center
Thirteen Milwaukee musicians are banding together to raise money for the Milwaukee Women's Center (MWC) by playing two events. The $5 cover charge will be donated directly to the MWC, thanks to the generosity of the musicians and the venues.Read more »
Giving Back is Chic!
Chic Lounge in Milwaukee's Third Ward has stepped up to support the mission of the Milwaukee Women's Center and help individuals and families affected by domestic violence in our community.Read more »
More About Community Advocates and Our Clients
Community Advocates helps people meet their most basic needs -- like a roof over their heads, the lights and heat on at night, and healthcare for their kids. Meet Eloise and Marty, two grateful individuals who have been helped »