Mayor Tom Barrett

Ellen Gilligan,
President, and CEO, Greater Milwaukee Foundation

Dr. Jesse Ehrenfeld
Director, Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment; senior associate dean, Medical College of Wisconsin

Cecelia Gore
Executive director, Brewers Community Foundation

Amy Lindner
President & CEO of United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County


Media highlights

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel'We need everybody to get involved.' Philanthropists give Milwaukee nonprofits a boost during the coronavirus pandemic

Milwaukee MagazineHow Philanthropic Groups Are Banding Together in Milwaukee

Milwaukee Business JournalMilwaukee nonprofits join forces to raise over $1M for community needs during outbreak

BizTimes MilwaukeeLocal philanthropic coalition raises $1.2 million to help community during coronavirus outbreak

Committed partners

  • Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment
  • Bader Philanthropies 
  • Brewers Community Foundation
  • Burke Foundation
  • City of Milwaukee Mayor’s Office
  • City of Milwaukee’s Office of Violence Prevention
  • Enerpac Tool Group 
  • Greater Milwaukee Committee
  • Greater Milwaukee Foundation and its donors
  • Herb Kohl Philanthropies
  • Milwaukee Public Schools
  • Milwaukee Succeeds
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Northwestern Mutual Foundation 
  • Public Welfare Foundation
  • Wells Fargo
  • Weyco Group
  • United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County
  • Zilber Family Foundation

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Coalition announced March 20, 2020


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