Business Alliance announces participating nonprofits for Networking After 5 program

By Freeman Staff

March 27, 2014

WAUKESHA – The Waukesha County Business Alliance has announced the list of nonprofit organizations participating in the Alliance’s Networking After 5 program, “Champions of the County: Showcasing Waukesha County’s Gold Medal Nonprofits,” from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. April 15.

The program will take place at the Sheraton Milwaukee Brookfield Hotel, 375 S. Moorland Road.

The program, a special version of the Alliance’s Networking After 5 program, focuses on nonprofit and business partnerships, giving attendees the opportunity to network with local nonprofit organizations.

Participating nonprofits include the following:

■ Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Milwaukee

■ Boy Scouts of America, Potawatomi Area Council

■ Community Health Charities of Wisconsin

■ Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

■ Easter Seals Workforce Training Center

■ Food Pantry of Waukesha County, Inc.

■ Habitat for Humanity Waukesha County

■ Interfaith Senior Programs, Inc.

■ Kiwanis Early Risers of Waukesha

■ La Casa de Esperanza, Inc.

■ National Multiple Sclerosis Society-Wisconsin Chapter

■ Safe Babies Healthy Families

■ Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts

■ St. Coletta of Wisconsin, Inc.

■ St. Joseph’s Medical Clinic

■ The Salvation Army

■ The Wisconsin Philharmonic

■ United Performing Arts Fund, Inc.

■ United Way in Waukesha County

■ Waukesha Choral Union

■ Waukesha Civic Theatre

■ YMCA of Central Waukesha County

The program costs $20 for Business Alliance members and $40 for non-members.

The networking program, sponsored by Waukesha State Bank, gives business people from throughout Waukesha County the opportunity to learn about each other’s products and services, network, share referrals and discover potential partnerships.

“We’re thrilled to have participation from so many local nonprofits, as we think this program is a great way to get the business community engaged with the nonprofit community and vice versa,” said Suzanne Kelley, president of the Waukesha County Business Alliance.

For more information or to register, visit www.waukesha.org.