Children's hospital of wisconsin

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Do Good with Food: Dine out Aug. 31 to support Children's Hospital

Published Aug. 28, 2019

This weekend, you can "Do Good With Food" by eating at one of six Downtown restaurants. That's thanks to an initiative sponsored by the Milwaukee Kitchen Cabinet, a group of restaurateurs committed to growing opportunities in the restaurant industry and strengthening the communities where they live and work.

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MACC Fund's June research donations take total since 1976 over $60 million

Published June 28, 2017

The MACC Fund contributed $1,387,500 on June 27 to its three beneficiaries, the Medical College of Wisconsin Cancer Center, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin and the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center. Those took the MACC Fund's total donations since 1976 to over $60 million.

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Admirals' annual charity game will be April 2

Published Feb. 23, 2017

Milwaukee Admirals President Jon Greenberg announced today that the team will hold its annual Charity Game on Sunday, April 2 when they host the Texas Stars at 3 p.m. at UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena.

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Milwaukee Talks: Children's Hospital CEO Peggy Troy

Published July 29, 2015

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin is more than a hospital. It's at the center of an ongoing discussion about health, wellness and access to care for all kids in the state. Today, Peggy Troy talks about the mission, vision, challenges and opportunities at Children's.

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Survivor gives back after cancer

Published May 9, 2015

Rob Wagner speaks the truth when he says everyone is affected by cancer in some way, shape or form. Wagner, who lost his grandfather and his stepfather to cancer, found out he had a rare form of childhood bone cancer in 2007. He is now seven years in remission and has helped to raise $100,000 through an annual event. And, this is just the beginning.

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Northside YMCA hosts Family Fun Fridays Feb. 13 and 27

Published Feb. 12, 2015

The Northside YMCA, 1350 W. North Ave., hosts Family Fun Fridays starting Feb. 13 and 27 for kids, adults and families. From 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., there'll be activities such as wellness tours, an indoor waterslide, movies, board and card games, sports, arts and crafts, and raffle drawings for free memberships.

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First night of Fantasticon reflects MKE's greatest traits

Published Oct. 25, 2014

When Fantasticon opened its doors officially at noon on Friday, it marked the first official comic-con in Milwaukee. And the first day of the con reminded me of what everything this city really is - cozy.

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Ask the Doctor: Need to know information regarding kids and concussions

Published June 16, 2014

There are few hotter topics in sports than concussions and the effects they have on children, but while brain trauma is serious there are measures that can be taken to not only keep your child healthy, but keep them in the sports they love. For Kids & Family Week here at OnMilwaukee.com, Doctors from Aurora Health Care and the Children's Hospital of Wisconsin address some key topics for parents and coaches.