Nonprofit Calendar

*Now through Sunday, June 22, the Milwaukee Art Museum is partnering with Pick ‘n Save to run the “Feeding Families Food Drive” in support of Hunger Task Force. Museum visitors who show their Pick ‘n Save Fresh Perks card and donate a nonperishable food item to the drive at the museum will receive $5 off museum admission. The Milwaukee Art Museum is located at 700 N. Art Museum Dr. in Milwaukee.

*Saturday, June 14, the Southeast Wisconsin Tour de Cure will raise funds toward a cure for diabetes. The Tour de Cure bike ride, organized by the American Diabetes Association, welcomes riders of all abilities with a 100K route, a 50K route, a 25K route, and five-mile family ride. Rides will start a Grafton High School, 1950 Washington St. in Grafton, with staggered start times. The first ride will take off at 8 a.m. Registration costs $25 and all riders age 12 and older are required to fundraise $200. Online event registration is closed, but interested participants can register the morning of the event. Following the ride, cyclists will be able to enjoy a party with live entertainment and lunch. For more information, visit

*Saturday, June 14, SHARP Literacy Inc. and Summerfest Foundation Inc. will hold the first annual “Kids Run to Read” fun run at Henry Maier Festival Park. The one-mile race is open to children ages 6-12 and will benefit SHARP’s foundational literacy program and the initiatives of the Milwaukee World Festival, Inc., which organizes Summerfest in addition to other festivals. The fun run will coincide with the fourth annual Summerfest Rock ‘n Sole Run. The fun run will be limited to 250 youth participants, who will each take home a race T-shirt, race prize bag and finishing medal. Cost is $12 in advance or $17 on race day, if the race has not met capacity, and waivers will be required for each participant. The race will start at 10 a.m. The Henry Maier Festival Park is located at 200 N. Harbor Dr. in Milwaukee. For more information on the fun run or to register, visit the “Kids Run to Read” page of

*Wednesday, June 18, the Nonprofit Center of Milwaukee will hold an information session with an overview of its services. The session will brief attendees on the benefits of Nonprofit Center membership and will give prospective members a chance to meet Nonprofit Center staff. The free event will be facilitated by Margaret Thorn, membership manager of the center, and will run from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Nonprofit Center, located at 2819 W. Highland Blvd. in Milwaukee. For more information or to register, visit

Sign up for BizTimes Daily Alerts

Stay up-to-date on the people, companies and issues that impact business in Milwaukee and Southeast Wisconsin

No posts to display