News & EVents: Annual Spring fundraiser and Auction
REgister Now for the Annual Spring fundraiser: Sunday, April 10, 2016
You are invited to attend the Dominican Center's Annual Spring Fundraiser on April 10, 2016 at the Wisconsin Club in downtown Milwaukee. This year’s theme is “Tip Your Hat to the Dominican Center.” Your participation in this event helps us fulfill our mission of working with Amani neighborhood residents and partners to build a better future.
Click here to register for this grand event!
Join us in making our 2016 spring fundraiser event the best yet! Below are some ways you can help.
Sponsorship and Underwriting Opportunities
Thank you to Northwestern Mutual Foundation, Children's Hospital and BMO Harris Bank for sponsoring this event!
Please consider joining these organizations in supporting the Dominican Center. Contact Kathleen Brady to make your commitment, 414-444-9930.
Gold at $2,000 - includes a table of 8
Silver at $1,500 - includes 6 tickets
Bronze at $1,000 - includes 4 tickets
Invitations and postage - $750
Printing - $500
Desserts - $300
Valet parking and coat check - $300
Choir - $250
We invite you to participate in this outstanding event by donating an item or gift card for our silent auction. Gift cards from area restaurants and stores are always welcome.
Contributions are needed by March 25, 2016. If you should have questions or require any additional information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Your support will be gratefully acknowledged in our event program, publications and website. Your generosity makes a difference in the lives of our neighbors and community.
2015 Hats off to the Dominican Center: 20th anniversary celebration
Bright sunshine, spring flowers, and colorful hats filled the Wisconsin Club on April 12, 2015 as more than 150 friends gathered to celebrate the Dominican Center's 20th anniversary. In addition to the silent auction, heartfelt speakers and the All Saints gospel choir recognized the DCW's impact in the community.
A special thanks to our sponsors Northwestern Mutual Foundation, BMO Harris, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Greater Milwaukee Foundation, LISC of Milwaukee, Associated Bank, and We Energies. Thank you to individual donors Chuck Klawitter and John Kordsmeir for their generous donations.
2014 one voice - Pictures from our April 13, 2014 Brunch
2013 Home is where the heart is - pictures from our april 21, 2013 brunch
On April 21, 2013, we had a wonderful gathering at the Wisconsin Club, celebrating with our friends.Over 170 guests enjoyed viewing the many auction items, and eagerly awaited the results of the silent bids to see if they would be going home with a treasured item.
A very fine brunch was served up with great style. Stories were shared by Diane and Vanessa about how our programs impacted their lives, encouraging us to continue. Denise explained how the Building Neighborhood Capacity Program is empowering residents, giving them a voice in their neighborhoods.
Special thanks to our corporate sponsors and event underwriters, who helped make this event a success.
2013 Spring Event corporate Sponsors
We thank our corporate sponsors, BMO Harris Bank and Northwestern Mutual.
We thank our event underwriters, Diversified Insurance Solutions, Weiss Berzoski Brady LLP, Wixon, Mary Ann Wilkes, and Robert and Anne Trunzo.