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Transformational gift charts course for new UWM research vessel

Study and protection of the Great Lakes reached a watershed moment in November when an anonymous donor of the Greater Milwaukee Foundation committed $10 million toward a new research vessel for the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s School of Freshwater Sciences.
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Community leaders honored with Greater Together Awards

The Greater Milwaukee Foundation recently honored four community leaders – Chris Her-Xiong, Geneva Johnson, Lynnea Katz-Petted, and Judge Derek C. Mosley – whose exceptional contributions in time, talent and treasure make a better place to live for all who call our community home.
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Bequest deepens public appreciation for Shorewood Public Library

File this under nonfiction: The Shorewood Public Library recently received a seven-figure planned gift from a generous local couple and chose to partner with the Greater Milwaukee Foundation to ensure the most enduring impact.
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