News & Stories

Browse our latest news, publications and stories of impact. 

Community wellnessGreater Together Magazine All

Building health equity from the ground up

Nov 15, 2023

The Foundation is investing in the health, educational and economic well-being of people in the neighborhoods adjacent to the collaboration’s home, ThriveOn King.

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eNewsHousing All

Groups break down silos to tackle lead abatement

Mar 1, 2023

Through its convening power, social connections and advocacy efforts, the MKE Civic Action Team is helping a range of local partners and the city of Milwaukee address the ongoing threat of lead poisoning in Milwaukee homes

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Greater Together MagazineThriveOn All

Beyond the bricks and mortar

Jan 1, 2023

With lead role in ThriveOn Collaboration, Foundation makes generational investment in historically Black neighborhoods.

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Greater Together MagazineProfiles in philanthropy All

Leading by example

Jan 1, 2023

Amanda and Jon Sacks passion for West Bend motivated them to partner with the foundation to ensure that their community continues to grow and thrive.

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Inspiring Community All

Transforming community together

Sep 1, 2022

The progression of voting rights reveals how society experiences real, systemic change. Today, I reflect on that work with deep gratitude and hope, as it confirms that significant change is possible.

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EducationGreater Together Magazine All

Caring for the Caregiver

Aug 22, 2022

Early childhood education providers receive support and resources provided through the MKE Early Childhood Education Coalition.

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