Our community’s effective, coordinated response to the COVID-19 pandemic is only possible through the generous contributions of time, talent and treasure of those recognized below. updated 5-8-20


The Greater Milwaukee Foundation expresses deep gratitude for the following partners who have contributed to our MKE Responds Fund:

  • American Family Insurance
  • Arnold Ventures
  • Associated Bank
  • Baird Foundation
  • Badger Meter Foundation
  • Brico Fund
  • Burke Foundation*
  • Brewers Community Foundation*
  • Caerus Foundation
  • Converge MKE
  • Croen Foundation
  • Enerpac Tool Group
  • Friendship House
  • Greater Milwaukee Foundation & Our Donors
  • Herb Kohl Philanthropies*
  • Hydrite Chemical Company
  • Jane Bradley Pettit Foundation
  • Johnson Controls Foundation
  • JP Morgan Chase
  • KPMG
  • Milwaukee Home
  • Medical College of Wisconsin*
  • Momentum Fund
  • Northwestern Mutual Foundation
  • Public Welfare Foundation
  • Rite Hite Foundation
  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
  • Town Bank
  • Wells Fargo
  • Weyco Group
  • Wisconsin Bank & Trust
  • United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County*
  • US Bank
  • Zilber Family Foundation*

* indicates both a Funding Partner and Community Partner


The Foundation additionally thanks the following partners for their close collaboration and commitment to our work together to ensure the community’s well-being.

  • Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment
  • Bader Philanthropies
  • City Forward Collective
  • City of Milwaukee
    • Community Development Grants Administration
    • Mayor’s Office
    • Health Department and Office of Violence Prevention
  • Feeding America
  • Greater Milwaukee Committee
  • Hunger Task Force
  • Mental Health America of Wisconsin
  • Milwaukee Bucks
  • Milwaukee County, Dept. of Health and Human Services 
    • Behavioral Health Division
    • Housing Division
  • Milwaukee Healthcare Partnership
  • Milwaukee Public Schools
  • Milwaukee Succeeds
  • Rebel Converting
  • Teach for America
  • Wisconsin Partnership

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Through a cross-sector coalition, partners are coordinating information, resources and efforts to help those affected most by the COVID-19 pandemic.