ABCD: After Breast Cancer Diagnosis nurtures hope and restores confidence in all those affected by breast cancer. Founded and grounded in Milwaukee, ABCD offers personalized information and one-to-one mentoring to patients, family and friends. Learn more here.
ABCD is the proud Stage sponsor of Sista Strut.
All of Us is a health research program funded by the National Institute of Health (NIH) and part of the Precision Medicine Initiative.Our goal is to help researchers better understand why people get sick and some stay healthy, positively impacting the quality of healthcare in Wisconsin and the nation.All of Us is looking for people who are 18 yrs of age and older to share their health data to help us build the largest health database of its kind.Together, let's create a healthier future for all of us.We hope you will join us in this historic research effort. This program is supported by University of Wisconsin-Madison Center for Community Engagement and Health Partnerships, and Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin.
Visit the Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield booth to learn about their programs and services, like how to choose a [medical] doctor, dental and vision benefits, and more.
The Asha Project is the rebirth of Asha Family Services, Inc. under the umbrella of End Domestic Abuse, WI. The Asha Project is a domestic violence and sex trafficking prevention agency specializing in African American culturally specific services, located in the central city of Milwaukee, WI. Asha was founded in 1989 and developed by it's Chief Executive Officer, AntoniaDrew Vann.Our mission is to help survivors empower themselves. We seek to provide culturally specific programming for the complex issues of domestic violence, sexual abuse, and sex trafficking. This complexity is often compounded by problems along racial lines, historical trauma, discrimination, a lack of access to services in the community,and providers' inadequate cultural knowledge of daily issues for victims of abuse residing in the community.
BIRDSONG’S “the oil people” www.birdsongsonline.com Birdsong’s is a fragrance company specializing in body oils, essential oils, burning oils, lotion, shower gel, car fresheners, incense, sage, black soap, an a full line of African clothing. We have over 500 different fragrances to choose from.
Children’s Community Health Plan (CCHP), an affiliate of Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, is an HMO dedicated to providing access to the highest quality health care and services to our members living in Wisconsin. We are proud to serve over 140,000 members between our two products. With the combined resources of Children’s Hospital, Children’s Community Services, Children’s specialty and primary care clinics, and our community partners, we are committed to improving the medical and social well-being of our members and the community.
The City of Milwaukee Health Department will be providing information on free mammograms for women who are eligible for the Wisconsin Well Woman Program. The health department will also provide information on cardiovascular risk reduction screenings for women.
Common Ground Healthcare Cooperative is a non-profit Wisconsin based health insurance company that is 100% member governed. As a local cooperative serving people over profit, we proudly support the Sista Strut efforts to bring our community together to celebrate breast cancer survivors and honor loved ones. We are raising awareness because together we are stronger – so let’s work to beat breast cancer and change healthcare for the better.
Stop by the Community Warehouse’s booth to see how we are offering hope and changing lives one household at a time! Community Warehouse is a non-profit, faith-based organization. We offer home and facility improvement materials to individuals, businesses and organizations in Milwaukee’s Community Block Grant Development Zone. Our goal is to partner with foundations, non-profits, builders and manufacturers to provide the resources that are needed for rebuilding Milwaukee’s under-resourced communities, resulting in significantly improved quality of life in our neighborhoods.
FOX6 is proud to partner with Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin on Buddy Check 6 - an important public service initiative to remind women to perform breast self-examinations on the 6th of every month.
Visit Lakeshore Technical College’s booth at Sista Strut to find out how LTC is on course to take the next generation into the workforce of the future. LTC’s strong collaborative partnerships with local companies make them a key partner in workforce development. LTC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in employment, admissions, or its programs or activities. Women, minorities and veterans are encouraged to apply.
Landmark Credit Union is your local connection to financial solutions in Milwaukee. From services to advice to opportunities, Landmark is your best solution when looking for banking, financing and savings needs.
The Lifecourse Initiative for Healthy Families (LIHF) is an initiative in Wisconsin funded by the Wisconsin Partnership Program to support African American women and their families to have healthy and thriving lives. LIHF addresses inequities in African American birth outcomes in Kenosha, Milwaukee and Racine using community-driven and evidenced-based strategies.
Mental Health America of Wisconsin (MHA) is a community-based non-profit promoting wellness through mental health screenings, resources and outpatient services for mental health and substance use disorders.
MHS Health Wisconsin is an HMO that provides coverage for Wisconsin members in BadgerCare Plus, SSI and Medicare Advantage. MHS’ Medicaid plan is accredted through NCQA. MHS Health Wisconsin offers increased vision benefits and a rewards program that helps you stay healthy.
The Milwaukee Brewers are proud to partner with V100.7 at their annual Sista Strut event for such a great cause! Stop by our Hydration Station, where your Brewers will be handing out giveaways and water bottles, courtesy of Pick n' Save!
Milwaukee Brotherhood of Firefighters assists the city of Milwaukee with its goal and desire to have a diverse Fire Department, while serving as role models.
The Milwaukee County Democratic Party is the party of the people, supporting a forward moving, progressive thinking platform for America's future. We believe in a role for government in promoting the advancement of social and economic growth for the American people and we are working to create a fair playing field where EVERYONE has an opportunity to make a more perfect union.
Every family needs a little help making their budget stretch. The Milwaukee County Energy Assistance Program is here to help families likes yours make energy (heating and electric) bills more affordable. Last year, the average Milwaukee County household received just over $550 towards their heating and cooling expenses. Over 150,000 households in Milwaukee County could qualify for this program and most don’t even know it. Let’s see what we can do for your family. Applying is quick and easy. Stop by our booth to see if you may qualify. Make an appointment to apply, get some great energy savings tips and even a free gift!
Stop by the Conversations with Komen table for a welcoming talk about breast health and to learn lifesaving information. Learn More. Take Action. Get SCREENED.
Life Touches Home Healthcare is a provider of home health services in Wisconsin. We serve the cities and counties in the surrounding area and have done so for years thus earning us the trust of families who need help with caregiving for their elderly or a disabled loved one.
You should visit the Milwaukee Fire and Police Commission’s table to get an update on the amazing employment opportunities with the City of Milwaukee, specifically the upcoming recruitment for Police Officer. We are looking for diverse and dedicated individuals that want to make a difference in their city!
Next Door - Child-centered. Family-focused. Next Door offers your family high-quality, personalized and results-oriented education. And it doesn’t stop there. Through supportive programs for parents and adult learners, we provide a holistic approach that builds a foundation for a better tomorrow. We are currently enrolling children ages 6 weeks to 4 years in our Early Head Start and Head Start programs for the 2019-2020 school year. Give us a call-562-2929 ext. 2637.
Pick ‘n Save is proud to support Sista Strut and a healthier you. When you fill your cart at Pick ‘n Save you’ll find more ways to save including great sales, fuel points and digital coupons. And while you’re there, make sure to stop by and ask the pharmacist about the flu vaccine and other immunizations to help your family stay healthier this season. Pick ‘n Save pharmacies can also help you save money on your prescriptions with the Kroger Rx Savings Club. Pick ‘n Save is here to help, shop online anytime by visiting picknsave.com.
Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin offers affordable, high-quality sexual and reproductive health care services for all genders, including cancer screenings, personalized birth control, wellness exams, and STD testing and treatment.
Prime Financial Credit Union is Milwaukee’s original credit union. We’re local, we’re not for profit and with us – you’re family!
Progressive Community Health Centers provides medical and dental services to people of all ages and incomes, regardless of insurance status.
Purposeful P.L.A.Y. hosts sports camps and youth development programs after-school and for Spring and Summer Breaks. It's Way More Fun!
Sisters Can Survive - We are living, breathing proof that when you are informed, and have access to early diagnosis and treatment, you can survive.
Sisters Can Survive will be taking $10 donations for the official 2019 Sista Strut shirts. Stop by their booth to get yours!
Since 2008, the mission of Survey of the Health of Wisconsin (SHOW), housed at UW-Madison, is to provide data to improve health in Wisconsin. By taking part in SHOW’s in-home health survey and sample collection, you provide valuable information on health concerns in our community. With your help, researchers can make new discoveries and community leaders can make informed decisions on health. Come out and get to know us!
TruCannaBliss is a premier CBD product and accessory dispensary that provide customers with the holistic benefits.
Stop by the Survivor Tent for a free hand massage with our special oils.
The UWM-College of Nursing, through the Southeastern Affiliate of the Susan G. Komen Foundation Partners in Pursuit of the Promise Breast Cancer Initiative will be hosting Conversations for the Cure Breast Health Education and providing FREE clinical breast exams on-location throughout the morning!
Come early and sign up for your FREE breast exam at Sista Strut 2018!
Washington-Franklin Law Office - a boutique law firm providing professional legal services to address all of your Family Law, Civil Law & Criminal Law needs.
Do you have a loved one impacted by Alzheimer’s disease? At the heart of the Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Institute’s (WAI) Regional Milwaukee Office is community engagement centered on five integrated mission pillars: community outreach, professional education, advocacy, service, and research. This model empowers the Milwaukee and Southeastern Wisconsin communities of color, primarily African Americans, to actively participate by providing culturally-specific health care services for its aging populations affected by dementia, Alzheimer’s disease and other health disparities. The WAI draws upon the expertise and resources of the University of Wisconsin, faith and community-based professional organizations, and health care systems to develop and implement solution-based programs and services. Our model serves as a catalyst for the creation and strengthening of dementia and Alzheimer’s research, programs, and services, while reducing health disparities that disproportionately impact communities of color.
For over 106 years, Wisconsin Community Services, Inc, a Milwaukee based 501(c)3 non-profit, has worked with high-risk individuals both inside and outside the criminal justice system.The agency had remained dedicated in its commitment to working with the individuals in our communities who are facing significant adversity.Today, in addition to serving those returning to the community after incarceration, WCS serves individuals who live with chronic and persistent mental health issues, those with alcohol and drug addictions, and youth and adults who are at high risk of involvement in the criminal justice system.Because of the intensive and personalized programming offered by WCS, these individuals gain the skills they need to improve their mental health, braddiction, find and keep a job, reunite with family, and live a life free from involvement with the criminal justice system. Visit https://wiscs.org/