Tag Archives: Milwaukee

How you can help expand services and comfort for survivors at the Sexual Assault Treatment Center

On November 10, come celebrate the rich history of Aurora Sinai Medical Center with the second annual Tradition of Caring event. This event not only commemorates Aurora Sinai’s important legacy in the community, it also helps fundraise for unique programs … Continue reading

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In honor of survivors like Luis, let’s #TackleCancer together

“When chemo starts, you think I’m going to be a soldier. So you put on your eye black and start tackling things. But halfway through you just get unbelievably tired. I remember thinking, I’m only halfway through this?”—Luis Ayala This Sunday, June … Continue reading

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When healing comes with bold colors and a brush stroke

“It’s basically life changing, to put it mildly.” Strong words, coming from Greta who is a sexual assault survivor, to describe the impact of an art therapy project happening at The Healing Center. The initial concept and sketch for the … 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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The spirit of Aurora St. Luke’s

Aurora Health Care Foundation President Cristy Garcia-Thomas recently sat down with Marie Golanowski, President of Aurora St. Luke’s Medical Center to talk about how Aurora St. Luke’s is on the forefront of research, technology and why it is so important … Continue reading

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How Team Phoenix helped Rebecca realize that “cannot” was no longer an option

Since 2011, over 80 women have participated in Team Phoenix; it is a goal-directed fitness program, with two squads, based in Milwaukee and the Racine/Kenosha area.  It is open to cancer patients and survivors within the Aurora Health Care system. … Continue reading

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