Community Shares of Wisconsin is the oldest social action fund in the country, dating back almost 50 years. Cheri Dubiel, Executive Director, shares some of the work the organization and its 70 member non-profits have done to support systemic change of social inequities, and talks about the annual “Change Maker Award Event“, being held virtually […]
Jan talks with Araceli Esparza, Communications and Marketing Director at Community Shares of Wisconsin, as well as the winners of the 2019 Change-Maker awards, Talib Akbar, Ginger Beier, and Ruth Schmidt about the work they’ve done making the community stronger and better.
Celebrating its 45th Anniversary, the Community Shares of Wisconsin each year presents “Change-maker Awards” to individuals in the area who have made substantial contributions to the community. Jan Miyasaki talks to Sr. Maureen McDonnell, Darla Lannert, and Erica Nelson about their service and their awards. They, and recipients of the “Backyard Hero Awards” will be […]
Jan Miyasaki interviews the 2015 CSW Change-Maker Award winners.
Community Shares of Wisconsin presents its Award Winners on the Access Hour! This year’s Community Change-Maker Award Winners are: – M Adams from Freedom Inc. M is a community organizer, a movement builder, and a mentor for emerging young leaders – Melanie Ramey from League of Women Voters of Wisconsin Voting rights are Melanie’s passion: […]
Wednesday 8 O’Clock Buzz host, Jan Miyasaki, talks with Executive Director of Community Shares of Wisconsin, Crystal Anders, about the Cultural Competence Leadership Institute that Community Shares is hosting April 20-21. For more information, visit http://www.communityshares.com/news/ccli/