Rodgers, Packers and fans donate $106,700 to Salvation Army over holidays

Published Jan. 3, 2018

Thanks to the efforts and support of Packers players, fans and employees throughout the holiday season, $106,700 was donated to the Salvation Army's Red Kettle Campaign.The Salvation Army of Greater Green Bay projects that this donation will bring them to their $1.1 million Red Kettle Campaign goal.


Brewers to visit Miracle League of Milwaukee, make major donation

Published July 28, 2017

Members of the Brewers on Saturday will visit the Miracle League of Milwaukee, where players will take the field with kids and coach, encourage, motivate and cheer them on. Afterward, the Brewers Community Foundation will present the League with a $10,000 check.


Herb Kohl salutes teachers with another massive DonorsChoose gift

Published May 8, 2017

Herb Kohl Philanthropies - which funded educators' crowdsourcing campaigns last fall - is celebrating the work of educators this Teacher Appreciation Week by anteing up another $500,000 to match donations made to Wisconsin teachers' Donors Choose campaigns.


Kid boxers take a punch: Help them get off the mat

Published Jan. 21, 2014

Five young boxers out of the Milwaukee Christian Center have qualified for a national tournament, only their participation is in jeopardy because the van they travel in was wrecked in accident. They need your help to keep their dreams alive.


WISN 12, Hunger Task Force make milk donation happen

Published Jan. 28, 2013

The reporting by WISN-TV's Nick Bohr and the work done by Sherrie Tussler of the Hunger Task Force, led to the donation of 128,000 gallons of milk from the closed Golden Guernsey plant in Waukesha.


Opinion: Online bell ringing is in the spirit of Christmas

Published Dec. 13, 2005

As national retail giants like Target and local shopping centers like Wauwatosa's Mayfair Mall continue to thumb their noses at the Salvation Army bell ringers, we should recognize just how important this charitable organization has been, particularly to the Milwaukee area.