The Greater Milwaukee Foundation will be steward for the $100
million former U.S. Senator and Bucks owner Herb Kohl pledged
towards the building of a new arena in Milwaukee, the
organization announced Wednesday.
President and CEO Ellen Gilligan said the organization was
ďdeeply honoredĒ to be selected as a partner.
Board of Directors has approved receipt of Kohlís gift with the
directive that the funding be dedicated to a future arena. It
amounts to the largest charitable gift in the organizationís