Monthly Archives: November 2014

$147,000 raised at 2nd Annual Lake Country Gala to purchase CPR devices

The generosity of sponsors and more than 200 attendees of the 2nd Annual Lake Country Gala held on November 15 at The Delafield Hotel helped to raise more than $147,000. To view photos from the event, click here. Support raised … Continue reading

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Get INSPIREd: From premature babies to Thanksgiving meals, your gifts are changing lives!

The fall edition of Inspire is now available! This issue features stories of people whose lives were positively impacted thanks to donors like you who support the Aurora Health Care Foundation. Read more about… Twin brothers who were born almost four … Continue reading

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Sharon’s eyes filled with tears and she said, “This means so much to these families.”

On Monday morning you could see the cars lined up, one after another, for about two blocks. They were from local social service agencies, churches, Parent Teacher Organizations and others, all ready to pick up Thanksgiving bags from Aurora Family … Continue reading

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How a bond over books turned into a battle against breast cancer

The ladies of the Lake Geneva book club have been getting together to read books, share ideas and just enjoy each other’s company for years. But in 2008, when one of their members was diagnosed with breast cancer, they took … Continue reading

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Local high school makes a donation for cancer care

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She was bullied as a child and lost her self-esteem, how Cindy finally got the COURAGE to be herself

Depression runs in Cindy’s family and she’s struggled with it for most of her life. Over the years she’s been desperate for help, even trying electric shock therapy multiple times. But it wasn’t until she went through the Partial Hospitalization … Continue reading

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You’re never too young to make a difference this Thanksgiving!

As thousands of people sampled foods and snacks at last week’s Taste of Home Cooking School Event and Marketplace in Waukesha, many learned for the first time about Aurora Family Service’s Family to Family Thanksgiving program and ways they can support. One of our Aurora … Continue reading

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