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Hank the #BallparkPup is more than a story of a rescued dog

Hank’s popularity has taken off. He has been featured on television news stories, front page of newspapers, in InTouch and People Magazine and even has his own hashtag –  #BallparkPup. Once a homeless stray in Maryvale, Hank has become the darling mascot … Continue reading

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Your opinion matters and you can make a difference

As members of our community who support Aurora Health Care Foundation, we wanted to you to be aware of this opportunity to share your feedback. You shape health care with your gifts – and are always contributing to the future … Continue reading

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Another reason to take pride in 55 years of Aurora St. Luke’s South Shore

The challenge of mental illness has a profound impact on many people in our community.  To strengthen our continuum of services for individuals who need help, Aurora St. Luke’s South Shore offers a partial hospitalization program for adult patients who … Continue reading

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Patient joins research trial; skates to successful outcome

77-year-old John Corrigan arrived at St. Luke’s on a Monday for open heart surgery.  Only two days later, holding a flashlight and wearing his green hospital green robe, he and his girlfriend—he calls her “Sweet Wheels”—would roller-skate for the unit … Continue reading

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Aurora Sports Medicine Team takes the title at Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis

With almost 150 caregivers, family members and friends participating in this year’s Milwaukee Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis, Aurora Sports Medicine Institute (ASMI) again captured the largest-team title for the sixth time. The run/walk was held on Sunday, Nov. 3, … Continue reading

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Benefit Ball names scholarship honoring Kathy Skowlund

Thanks to the support of generous donors Tom and Cindy Stuhley, the Benefit Ball Committee is proud to announce the Kathleen Skowlund Scholarship. While the Committee has sponsored an annual scholarship for years, it’s been renamed in honor of recently … Continue reading

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Celebrate ten years of walking for better health!

We’ll be celebrating a very special anniversary this summer!   Since June 2003,  concerned citizens have taken a stand in Milwaukee through the African American Walk for Quality Health.  The need is still there, while advancements have been made, we … Continue reading

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