Tag Archives: Aurora Health Care Foundation

Help kids like Jaleel fight Leukemia from the comforts of home

“I went trick-or-treating with my dad and grandma; I walked a block and said, ‘I’m tired,’” Jaleel explains. It was Halloween, 2015, and Jaleel knew an 11-year-old shouldn’t be tired already. That was his first warning something was wrong. Finally, … Continue reading

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You can help patients like Liz achieve greater comfort during cancer treatment

Liz was diagnosed with breast cancer in October 2014 after having her first mammogram in 30 years. “I had been putting it off for all those years because after having the first one I just never wanted to go back … Continue reading

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Eight inspiring Walks to Tackle Cancer finished- one HUGE one to go!

Thank you to everyone who participated or made a gift to support a Lombardi Walk to Tackle Cancer this June! The eight walks in June have already raised over $170,000 and donations are still coming in! That is truly incredible. … Continue reading

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Bringing the Milwaukee community together to fight sexual assault

Some of Milwaukee’s most experienced professionals in the field of sexual assault are coming together to share ideas and improve the city’s overall abuse response systems. Modeled after the Milwaukee Homicide Review, it’s called the Milwaukee Sexual Assault Review, or … 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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$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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$132,000 raised at Lake Country Gala to purchase SimBaby

Thank you to sponsors and attendees of the 3rd Annual Lake Country Gala event for raising more than $132,000 to purchase a SimBaby, an advanced infant patient simulator. The event was held on Saturday, November 21 at Marriott Milwaukee West … Continue reading

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