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2022 Susan B. Anthony Award Winners Announced in Kenosha

KENOSHA – The Susan B. Anthony – Women of Influence Awards committee has announced the winners of this year’s awards. The Susan B. Anthony Awards recognizes women who have made a significant impact for women’s equality in Kenosha County. The 31st Susan B. Anthony – Women of Influence Awards Dinner will be held at Madrigrano […]

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2022 Susan B. Anthony – Women of Influence Award Nominations being Accepted

The Kenosha Women’s Network, AAUW-Kenosha (WI) Branch, and Tempo Kenosha are accepting nominations for next year’s Susan B. Anthony – Women of Influence Awards. These awards recognize the women who are making a difference in Kenosha County. Awards recognize women who: Believe in equality and exemplify this philosophyGive of themselves that others might learn, grow, […]

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Free Presentation and Book Signing comes to Kemper Center

Hospice Alliance is hosting a special presentation and book signing on the topic of having healthy, productive conversations about death and dying. Children’s book author Sherrie Barch will be presenting her new book entitled, “Heaven’s Bell,” with a book signing afterward. Barch, who hails from northern Illinois, has a passion for storytelling, even when the […]

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Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce Foundation Announces 2021 College Scholarship Recipients

KENOSHA- The Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce Foundation is honored to announce the 2021 scholarship recipients for three different scholarship types: the Foundation Scholarships to graduating High School Seniors, Herzing University Adult Learner Scholarships, and Tempo Kenosha Scholarships. The Chamber extends their gratitude to the dedicated Scholarship Committees who read through the submissions, interviewed and […]

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Community Care Expands PACE Services to Kenosha County

Community Care, Inc. is expanding its Program of All-Inclusive Care to the Elderly (PACE) to Kenosha County, beginning Aug. 1. PACE is a unique program offering wrap-around services to help frail seniors and individuals with disabilities, 55 or older, who qualify for nursing home care but choose to remain in their homes. Community Care is the […]

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Tempo Kenosha Offers 2021 Adult Learner Scholarships

Tempo Kenosha announced that they have partnered with the Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce Foundation to provide three $1,500 scholarship for the continuing education of local women who are at least 21 years of age to attend Carthage College, Gateway Technical College, Herzing University, or UW-Parkside to obtain an Associate’s, Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree. Applicant […]

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Kenosha County Food Pantry Needs

In response to numerous inquiries from community members on how they can help during theCOVID-19 emergency, the Kenosha County Joint Information Center is periodically publishing alist of needs at local food pantries. This list is compiled by Extension Kenosha County in cooperation with the Joint InformationCenter. To add your organization to the list, please contact […]

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Two Directors Join Girls Inc.

RACINE – Heather Asiyanbi and Lia Francetic, MSc, have joined Girls Inc. of Southeast Wisconsin. In their new roles, Asiyanbi and Francetic will oversee the organization’s programs serve its participants throughout the greater Racine area, and its growth into Kenosha and beyond. Asiyanbi, director of Girls Inc., comes to the organization after more than 20 […]

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Nominations sought for 2021 Susan B. Anthony – Women of Influence Awards; Scholarships also available

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2021 Susan B. Anthony – Women of Influence Awards to recognize women who are making a difference in Kenosha County. In addition to the coveted Susan B. Anthony Lifetime Achievement Award, which recognizes a woman who has dedicated her life to women’s equality; additional award categories are: Business/Government/Nonprofit; […]

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Kenosha Community Foundation

Nonprofit Mission and Vision Statements Kenosha Community Foundation is here to enhance the present and ensure the future of the Kenosha community. Please provide a paragraph or so about what your organization does in the community. Include any recent achievements, projects, and goals. Founded in 1926 as a tax-exempt public charity, we are a collection […]

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STEM Progress Alliance for Racine and Kenosha

Nonprofit Mission and Vision Statements SPARK Summer Camp is a free science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) camp for 7th and 8th-grade girls in the Kenosha and Racine area, held at Carthage College over three days and two nights during July. Hands on, interactive workshops aim to captivate, excite, and educate campers on the possibilities […]