Last updated on July 2nd, 2019 at 09:36 am
*Tuesday, Nov. 11, the Association of Fundraising Professionals – Southeastern Wisconsin Chapter will celebrate the 36th annual National Philanthropy Day at the Pfister Hotel, located at 424 E. Wisconsin Ave. in downtown Milwaukee. The event honors individuals and organizations making a lasting philanthropic impact on the region. The day also includes education sessions for the philanthropic community. Education sessions will run from 9 to 11 a.m., followed by a luncheon at noon along with the awards program. Cost is $95 for the education sessions and awards luncheon, $70 for the awards luncheon only, and $35 for the education session only. More than 650 attendees are expected to take part in the event. For more information or to register, click here.
*Thursday, Nov. 13, the Nonprofit Center of Milwaukee will hold an information session on “What’s New with the Affordable Care Act for 2015?” The free workshop will cover health care reform, changes in the coming year, and health insurance purchase options. The workshop will run from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the Nonprofit Center, located at 2819 W. Highland Blvd. in Milwaukee. For more information or to register, visit www.npcmilwaukee.org.
*Thursday, Nov. 13, the Young Nonprofit Professionals Network Greater Milwaukee Chapter will hold a discussion highlighting “Short Takes on Nonprofit Trends.” The event will feature speakers from a range of backgrounds – Keisha Russell of YNPN Milwaukee, Ian Abston of Newaukee, Steve Strang of BoardStar, and Bonnie Andrews of the Nonprofit Center of Milwaukee. Speakers will present in a round-robin style. The event will run from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Greater Milwaukee Foundation, located at 101 W. Pleasant St. in Milwaukee. Admission is free for YNPN members and costs $5 for nonmembers. For more information or to register, visit www.ynpn.org/milwaukee.
*Wednesday, Nov. 19, the Metropolitan Milwaukee Association of Commerce will host a community conversation on funding for greater Milwaukee’s cultural and entertainment assets. The free event will explore how much money should be invested in cultural and entertainment assets and where specifically investments should be directed, particularly as these assets enhance quality of life and help the region attract top talent. A panel discussion will anchor the event as Zoological Society CEO Dr. Bert Davis, Milwaukee Art Museum director Dan Keegan and Milwaukee Public Museum president/CEO Dennis Kois weigh in with their perspectives on funding. The session will run from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at the MMAC’s offices, located at 756 N. Milwaukee St., Suite 400, in Milwaukee. For more information or to register, visit www.mmac.org/events.
*Wednesday, Nov. 19, FUEL Milwaukee will hold a “Purely Social” event at Who’s On Third, located at 1007 N. Old World 3rd St. in Milwaukee. The organization’s “Purely Social” series brings together young professionals from across the region to network and explore a variety of bars, restaurants and venues. The November social will feature drink specials and complimentary appetizers for attendees. The event will run from 6 to 9 p.m. and is free for members and non-members. For more information or to register, visit www.fuelmilwaukee.org.