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Steinhafels associate shares her story to help spread breast cancer awareness

Published May 7, 2019

At Steinhafels we are committed to helping our local communities in a variety of ways. Some causes are more personal than others. One of those is our support of local breast cancer research. It's a cause that has been important to the Steinhafels family for years, and continues to affect our associates. The good news is, treatments are constantly improving, and YOU can help us in this mission.


Urban spelunking: Douglas' Collins House

Published May 31, 2018

Although it's been altered over the years, the 1876 cream city brick home designed by James Douglas for grain broker Gilbert Collins, still stands tall at 1363 N. Prospect Ave.


ABCD provides one-on-one support to breast cancer patients, 19 years running

Published May 10, 2018

While Americans have gotten used to the idea of thinking pink each October, there has remained a gap in services, says Ellen Schupper, the executive director of ABCD - After Breast Cancer Diagnosis. For 19 years, her international organization has set out to change that, founded and grounded right here in Milwaukee.


Third Ward's first pop-up bra shop supports breast health, sexiness

Published May 26, 2017

After launching The Vibrant Body Company and selling bras successfully online, Michael Drescher opened the city's first "temporary bra pop-up shop" last week in the Third Ward, 315 N. Broadway St. The pop-up shop will operate through June 20.

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Ending Breast Cancer Takes a Team Effort

Breast cancer touched our lives in 1991 when it took the life of Ellen’s mother.  The tragedy became an inspiration to us, and we are now committed to raising funds for breast cancer research, education, screenings and treatment. But we can’t do it alone. That is why we are ser...

The results are in.

At the beginning of October we thought it would be cool to do something to support breast cancer research. We decided to donate $2.50 for every single display that we rented, with an additional $2.50 for every pink flamingo display rented. We also decided that we would donate a minimum of $100.Oc...

Donation Update

Today is the 10th of October so we are one third of the way through Breast Cancer Awareness Month. I thought is would be a good idea to give everyone a little update on our fundraiser. So far we have rented a total of 8 displays. Which has raised $20.00. Two of those displays were Flamingos so th...

Flamingos donating to Susan G Komen for the Cure!!!

Yesterday I turned the calendar from September to October and the female firefighter in the picture for October was wearing a "Save the Ta Tas" t-shirt. That got me to thinking about how our little company could help with breast cancer awareness month and here is what we decided to do...

Race Day Tomorrow

Race day is finally tomorrow! I have been busy getting ready for the big day.  The Pink Cosmos team has really come together pulling in donations throughout the team.  Our top fund-raisers are:Mary Vollmer at $350.00Christine Zielinski at $315.00Kate Petrosky at $300.00 Here are so...

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