EVENT: The Beat Goes On Foundation hosted the Heart 2 Heart benefit at The Square at The Corners of Brookfield.
CAUSE: Proceeds raised at the event benefited the foundationís mission to improve the quality of life for children diagnosed with heart disease and defects by increasing awareness, raising funds and investing in research.
PROCEEDS: Ticket sales, a silent auction and raffles garnered $30,000.
Photos by Dan Wilson
EVENT: The Salvation Army hosted its Swing Fore the Kettle golf outing at the Wisconsin Club Country Club.
CAUSE: Proceeds raised at the event benefited a quality camping experience for Milwaukee County children at The Salvation Armyís Army Lake Camp.
PROCEEDS: A live and silent auction, cash donations and sponsorships raised $81,000.
Photos by Jake Hill
EVENT: Greater Cedarburg Foundation hosted its annual community gala, ďA Night at the Cedarburg Museums,Ē stopping by the Cedarburg Art Museum, the Wisconsin Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts and the Cedarburg History Museum.
CAUSE: The event was a fundraiser for the foundation, which awards grants for projects that preserve the local cultural heritage, enhance artistic endeavors and support educational, social and community-based services in the greater Cedarburg area.
EVENT: The American Lung Association hosted its fifth annual Lung Force Walk at the Milwaukee County Zoo.
CAUSE: Proceeds raised benefited the Lung Associationís mission of saving lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease through research, education and advocacy.
PROCEEDS: Sponsorships, individual walker fundraising and donations garnered $95,000.
EVENT: America SCORES Milwaukee hosted its Giving Tuesday at Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum.
CAUSE: Funds raised at the event benefited SCORESí mission, which aims to ensure Milwaukee urban youth are engaged in meaningful writing, service-learning and soccer programming outside the school day.
PROCEEDS: A silent auction, that included eight original works of art created by local artists who were inspired by poems from the SCORES student poem library, and other generous donations from local businesses and sports teams helped raise money that supported the literacy portion of the SCORES program.
EVENT: The Medical College of Wisconsin hosted its annual We Care: Give Thanks Give Hope Holiday Social at a private residence.
CAUSE: Funds raised at the gala benefit the Medical Collegeís We Care Fund, which supports physicians and researchers in their clinical projects in fields of cancer, cardiovascular disease, gastrointestinal disease, organ transplantation, diseases of newborns and children, and trauma.
PROCEEDS: Individual contributions raised $50,000.
EVENT: ALIVE Inc. hosted Timeless Harmony at 88Nine Radio to celebrate the magic of youth arts in the community.
CAUSE: Funds raised from the event benefited arts programming in the city and for school-aged children, including contributing to musical instruments, arts and STEAM camps and scholarships for youth arts.