Category Archives: Aurora Family Service

How your gifts to Aurora Family Service help families stay whole

Aurora Family Service is focused exclusively on family wellness and stability. It helps promote self-sufficiency through every stage of life, integrating physical health, mental health, social services, family and marriage therapy, and a variety of financial wellness programs too. Because of generous support from the … Continue reading

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Bringing happiness home: Family to Family Thanksgiving

3,100 families a year. 61,000 families total. 250,000 smiling faces! That’s from helping one family at a time, but about a generation in all: this is what Aurora Family Service can talk about when it talks about the 20-year history … Continue reading

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One simple way you can help students start the school year off right

Every year, Aurora Family Service celebrates the community with its Annual Neighborhood Block Party during the United Way of Greater Milwaukee and Waukesha County’s Season of Caring.  The party features kids’ games, senior bingo, complementary haircuts, live music, health screenings … Continue reading

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Aurora caregivers break fundraising record with 2016 Aurora Partnership Campaign

Did you know that every October and November, Aurora caregivers come together for an annual charitable giving campaign that’s among the largest in the state? It’s called the Aurora Partnership Campaign. Founded in 2000 by the Aurora Health Care Foundation, … Continue reading

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Junior League of Milwaukee commits $100,000 to help pregnant women facing domestic violence

An Aurora Health Care program designed to help pregnant women experiencing domestic violence is gaining new strength, thanks to the Junior League of Milwaukee! As a part of its 100th-anniversary celebration, the Junior League selected the Safe Home Environment program as its Centennial Anniversary Community … Continue reading

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Why help Family to Family Thanksgiving? Just ask Yvonne.

How can your donation make a difference this Thanksgiving? Just ask Yvonne Dixson of Milwaukee. Her grandchildren depend on her and she shared that money is tight. When Yvonne and her five grandchildren came together to pick up their groceries … Continue reading

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You gave 3,100 families a Thanksgiving meal this year

Thanks to the outpouring of support from donors in our community, Aurora Family Service assembled and distributed 3,100 bags of groceries – including a 12 pound turkey – to help families who otherwise couldn’t afford to make a Thanksgiving meal … Continue reading

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