Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Cancer Network offers personalized cancer care delivered with compassion by nationally known cancer specialists who have in-depth expertise in each specific type of cancer. Innovative treatments include clinical trials that may expand your options for early stage as well as advanced stage cancers. The Cancer Network, backed by the power of eastern Wisconsin's only academic medical center, offers multiple locations, making it as convenient as possible to find high quality cancer care near you.
Versiti is a fusion of donors, scientific curiosity, and precision medicine that recognize the gifts of blood and life are precious. We are passionate about improving the lives of patients and helping our healthcare partners thrive. We see 800 blood donors daily, collect 300,000 units annually, and distribute to more than 50 hospitals to meet the blood services needs in Wisconsin. The mission of Versiti Organ and Tissue is to save and enhance lives through organ and tissue donation. We work to ensure that every organ and tissue donation opportunity is realized through effective collaboration with and support for donor families, our communities, and donation partners.
Versiti Organ and Tissue is a federally designated organ procurement organization supporting the transplant community in southeastern Wisconsin. Versiti provides tissue services to the state of Wisconsin. We are regulated by the Federal Drug Administration (FDA) and accredited by the American Association of Tissue Banks (AATB). We serve nearly 600 organ and tissue donor families annually.
ABCD: After Breast Cancer Diagnosis: Founded and grounded in Milwaukee in 1999, ABCD is a national breast cancer organization that provides free, customized, one-to-one emotional support to empower anyone impacted by a breast cancer diagnosis — patients, family and friends. Working as a complement to medical care, all of our support services are delivered virtually over the phone or online, making them available anywhere in the world. Our signature service is creating a unique match with a professionally-trained Mentor/breast cancer survivor who not only shares a similar diagnosis and treatment, but whose age, life stage and interests closely align with yours. All ABCD Services are free, confidential and available at any point during your breast cancer journey.
Ascension: In Wisconsin, Ascension operates 17 hospital campuses, more than 100 related healthcare facilities and employs more than 1,100 primary and specialty care clinicians from Racine to Appleton. Serving Wisconsin since 1848, Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 143 hospitals and more than 40 senior living facilities – in 19 states and the District of Columbia. To learn more, visit ascension.org.
Nurses Affecting Change/UWM-College of Nursing - 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 exam on-location throughout the morning! Come early and sign up for your FREE exam at Sista Strut 2022!
Brewers Community Foundation: Brewers Community Foundation harnesses the pride, passion and commitment of Brewers fans, players and other supporters to positively impact the lives of children and their families in Greater Milwaukee and Wisconsin.
Funding efforts shall strategically extend financial support to nonprofits that provide quality programming in the areas of health, education, recreation and basic needs, with a particular focus on low-income and disadvantaged youth and their families
Chorus Community Health Plans - Chorus Community Health Plans, an affiliate of Children’s Wisconsin and formerly known as Children’s Community Health Plan, is an HMO dedicated to providing access to the highest quality health care and services, to over 150,00 members living throughout 28 counties in eastern Wisconsin.
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated - Milwaukee Alumnae Chapter: Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. was founded on January 13, 1913 by 22 collegiate young women. These young women exemplified phenomenal vision, wisdom, and courage. Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc., an organization consisting of predominantly Black women, continues to exemplify these same qualities in its current leadership. Milwaukee Alumnae Chapter began as Beta Tau in 1945. Continuing with the vision, wisdom, and courage of our dynamic Founders, the seven courageous, visionary sorors who chartered Beta Tau, found it necessary to establish a vehicle by which sorors could serve the Milwaukee community. Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. serves the community, locally, nationally, and globally through its Five Point Programmatic Thrust which includes: Economic Development, Educational Development, International Awareness and Involvement, Physical and Mental Health, and Political Awareness and Involvement. For 77 years, the phenomenal women of Milwaukee Alumnae Chapter have been at the forefront of change and have made a significant impact within the Milwaukee community and beyond. We will continue our legacy of service and support well into the future
Dunk Law Firm: Our primary goal is to assist victims of negligence to get back on their feet. We believe in doing the right thing and strive to be a voice for the injured in Wisconsin, Texas, Tennessee, and nationwide. Dunk Law Firm is committed to vigorously defending the rights and best interests of innocent individuals who, through no fault of their own, have found themselves facing some of the most strenuous and challenging times in their lives. We genuinely care about helping you move forward from the accident toward a better future. https://www.slamdunklawyer.com/milwaukee/
Embody Yoga: Embody Yoga was founded by Joanna Brooks in Milwaukee in 2015. At the time, Joanna noticed that there were very few people of color practicing yoga. So she started Embody Yoga with a mission to share the practice yoga with people of color. Since it’s founding, Embody Yoga has served hundreds of people, the majority of whom identify as people of color. Embody Yoga offers classes that are accessible, affordable, culturally relevant and welcoming to all. Whether you are experiencing pain or simply want to improve your physical and mental wellbeing, Embody Yoga provides a healing and friendly environment in which to do so
FOX6: FOX6 invites you to sign up for Buddy Check 6 - an important public service initiative to remind women to perform breast self-examinations on the 6th of every month. You can even ask one of our FOX6 anchors to be your buddy, and you will get a monthly email reminder from them about doing your breast self-exam.https://www.fox6now.com/tag/series/buddy-check-6
Health Connections, Inc. - Health Connections, Inc. is dedicated to the practice of primary care, HIV care/treatment/prevention, transgender health, COVID-specific services, behavioral health, and health-related social services care coordination. Although our goal is to provide services for all of the Greater Milwaukee area, there is a special focus on vulnerable populations that traditionally experience barriers to accessing health care and health equity.
Johnson Financial Group is a privately owned financial services company offering banking, wealth and insurance solutions through its subsidiaries, Johnson Bank, Johnson Wealth, and Johnson Insurance Services. For more than 50 years, we have put our clients first by serving as a trusted advisor, with engaged family ownership, strong values and committed associates. Firmly rooted in our community, ensuring it is a better place by volunteering and providing support where needed.
Marcus Performing Arts Center - Established in 1969, the Marcus Performing Arts Center (MPAC) is the premier performing arts community gathering space in Southeastern Wisconsin, bringing high-quality arts and cultural programming to the region. As a mission-based 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, MPAC strives to act as a bridge between cultures and an energizing force for collaboration and advocacy in the community. link - www.marcuscenter.org
MHS Health Wisconsin - MHS Health Wisconsin, founded in 1984, is a health maintenance organization (HMO) that provides coverage for Wisconsin beneficiaries in BadgerCare Plus, Medicaid SSI, and Medicare Advantage through Wellcare By Allwell. The health plan serves more than 130,000 members and is accredited through the NCQA. MHS Health, through its parent company, Centene Corp., also offers specialty benefits to its members including behavioral health, life and health management, managed vision, telehealth, and pharmacy services.
Milwaukee County Department of Health & Human Services - The mission of the Milwaukee County Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS) is to improve the quality of life for individuals who need support living healthy, independent, and safe lives within the community. Services include Aging & Disabilities, Behavioral Health, Children, Youth & Family, Housing, and Veterans.
Milwaukee County Office of Equity - The Office of Equity (OOE) serves to support Milwaukee County and empower the broader community to make the County’s vision, by achieving racial equity, Milwaukee is the healthiest County in Wisconsin, a reality.
The Milwaukee (WI) Chapter of the Links, Inc. - The Milwaukee (WI) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated was chartered on December 8, 1962. Since its inception, the chapter has committed its membership and resources to combating the educational, social and financial challenges facing children and families in the Milwaukee Community via a wide range of educational, civic, health and arts-related activities.
Sherman Phoenix Foundation - From ashes to entrepreneurial hub, the Sherman Phoenix Marketplace stands as the heartbeat of the community. With 25+ small black-owned businesses and a magnetic atmosphere, visitors enjoy fair-priced products and services, and community events. The Sherman Phoenix Foundation leads all programming at the Sherman Phoenix Marketplace that brings cultural and economic vibrancy to the hub, including technical assistance for the 25+ small business tenants, wellness programming, educational offerings and arts and cultural events.
Stepping Out With Shardae’: Stepping Out With Shardae’ (S.O.W.S) currently teaches Xtreme Hip Hop step class which is high intensity cardio step aerobics. Step routines are done to Hip Hop and RnB tunes to create a fun workout environment while eliminating the feeling of “working out”. We strive to SOW into healthy choices to grow healthy results.
Pete’s Fruit Market: Fruit Market with full line of groceries. Specializing in Fresh Produce. We serve two location in the city of Milwaukee both in underserved neighborhoods where fresh produce are not always available.. Family owner and operated by Pete and his Family serving the Milwaukee community for 30 years. www.Petesfruitmarket.com
Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin: The mission of Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin is to empower all individuals to manage their sexual and reproductive health through patient services, education, and advocacy. PPWI is the largest nonprofit reproductive health care provider in Wisconsin, offering services at 21 health centers across the state. Many uninsured and underinsured patients depend on PPWI as their only source of essential health care, education, health and social services referrals. Patients of all genders are welcome at PPWI health centers, regardless of ability to pay, insurance coverage, or immigration status. https://www.plannedparenthood.org/planned-parenthood-wisconsin
Sisters Network Southeast Wisconsin: Sisters Network Inc.- Southeast Wisconsin affiliate chapter is dedicated in the fight to increase breast cancer awareness within the state of Wisconsin. We are committed to providing education, advocacy and support to empower African American women in Kenosha, Racine and Milwaukee counties. We are excited to join a powerful sisterhood of women who are compassionate towards this cause. The organization is run by breast cancer survivors and supporters who care deeply about breast cancer and health disparities in our area. With the help of generous funding locally and with our National SISTERS NETWORK® INC. organization, we offer free mammograms, care packages and financial assistance programs to help those in need. To join the Southeast Wisconsin chapter or for more information about membership, virtual support meetings and programs, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 262.488.7465 (PINK). http://www.sistersnetworkinc.org/