Monthly Archives: November 2012

9th Annual Lombardi Food & Wine Experience unites Milwaukee “foodies” against cancer

Hundreds of Milwaukee’s “foodies” came together for the fight against cancer at the 9th annual Lombardi Food & Wine Experience on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 2-3, 2013. The Tasting Gala featured extravagant displays by Nehring’s Family Markets and Hawk’s Nursery, … Continue reading

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Nurses celebrate a long legacy of home health care

More than 100 years ago, Sarah Boyd founded the Aurora Visiting Nurse Association. Her vision to provide skilled nursing care to people in their homes, regardless of their race, color, creed or ability to pay, is an inspiration to all … Continue reading

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Godfrey & Kahn raises $3,500 to support breast cancer survivors

Uniting together, employees of the law firm of Godfrey & Kahn decided to raise awareness of breast cancer through bake sales, Sloppy Joes and other events throughout October. Thanks to their efforts and determination, they raised $3,500 for the Living … Continue reading

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Patients first, always: caregiver brings hope to Hurricane Sandy survivors

When disasters occur, Aurora caregivers are always willing to help — even if that means traveling hundreds of miles across several states. Aurora caregiver Gary Rowland (right) was one of many dedicated volunteers who traveled to the East Coast to assist … Continue reading

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Jockey International gift supports survivors of sexual violence

Thank you to Jockey International for donating clothes to the Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) program at Aurora Medical Center in Kenosha. SANE services include a dedicated group of specially trained nurses who are on-call 24-hours a day to provide … Continue reading

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Who will inherit your estate: Family, government or charity?

When helping people create a legacy plan, I remind them that their estate can go to one of three places: family, government or charity. Almost everyone I talk with is quick to say, “I sure don’t want my estate going … Continue reading

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Aurora Sinai midwives receive March of Dimes $24,000 community grant

Aurora Sinai Medical Center has received a $24,000 community grant from the March of Dimes to help address the city’s high infant mortality rate. Aurora Sinai’s Midwifery and Wellness Center and the Women’s Health Clinic are the grant recipients and … Continue reading

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