Northwestern Mutual is recognizing local area nonprofits with
grants totaling $225,000 through its Days of Sharing program.
Now in its
seventh year, the Days of Sharing program provides employees
with the opportunity to nominate a nonprofit organization in the
Milwaukee area to receive funding from the Northwestern Mutual
700 employees nominated their preferred local nonprofit. The 25
winning grants were chosen at random each day for a week in
November and range in size from $1000 to $10,000. Some of the
recipients include Hope House, Schools That Can Milwaukee,
Vision Forward, and Wauwatosa East Band Boosters.
Northwestern Mutual provided employees the chance to vote for
pre-selected nonprofits to receive grants totaling $125,000. The
five chosen include Alzheimer’s Association of Southeastern
Wisconsin, Fisher House Wisconsin, Girl Scouts of Wisconsin
Southeast, AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin and Make-A-Wish
Foundation of Wisconsin.