Category Archives: Aurora Zilber Family Hospice

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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More than $27,000 raised from 2nd Annual Walk for Aurora Zilber Family Hospice

On October 2, more than 200 walkers braved the rain and gathered at Hart Park in Wauwatosa to support the 2nd Annual Walk for Aurora Zilber Family Hospice. Thanks to all walkers, donors and sponsors, more than $27,000 was raised for this important cause … Continue reading

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You can help provide exceptional end-of-life care at the Walk for Aurora Zilber Family Hospice

It doesn’t matter how long – or how briefly – hospice care lasts. The care provided at the end stage of one’s life is some of the most important care ever received. That’s because hospice care is the health care … Continue reading

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$800,000 raised during year-long celebration for Aurora Zilber Family Hospice 10th Anniversary

2015 has been a year-long celebration of Aurora Zilber Family Hospice’s 10th Anniversary. The anniversary dinner held on Tuesday, December 1 at The Wisconsin Club in Milwaukee was a wonderful culmination of the year-long celebration. More than $800,000 was raised … Continue reading

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How bereavement services helped Robert begin to heal a hole in his heart

Robert and Nancy Sobczak were together 39 wonderful years. When you hear how fondly he speaks of her, it is clear he simply adored her. “The thing about Nancy, she was so many things; an engineer, a farm girl, a … Continue reading

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The legacy of Joe and Vera Zilber is “written in the walls” of Aurora Zilber Family Hospice

Joe and Vera Zilber left an indelible legacy all over their beloved city of Milwaukee. Whether it’s the Zilber School of Public Health at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee or the Zilber Neighborhood Initiative; Joe and Vera ’s passion to make Milwaukee better is evident. … Continue reading

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A mother’s grief: Ruth says goodbye to her son

It’s never easy for a parent to watch their child pass away. For Ruth, her children and family are her world. Her son, Michael was 41 years old when he arrived at Aurora Zilber Family Hospice because of an aortic … Continue reading

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