In the aftermath of the Taliban seizing control of Afghanistan, Wisconsin is gearing up to take refugees. The Wisconsin State Journal reports that Fort McCoy, a U.S. Army installation by Sparta, may accept an unknown number of refugees. Here in Dane county, one organization is preparing for refugee resettlement. We spoke with Dawn Berney, the […]
Tonight, the Perpetual Notion Machine changes direction, at least a little bit, from our typical science-related topics. But it does relate to the coronavirus. Why were nursing homes hit so hard by COVID-19? Our guest is Barbara Bowers, professor and associate dean for research in the School of Nursing at UW-Madison. With some background and […]
Flights of Foundry Online Convention is organized by The Dream Foundry, a non-profit dedicated to helping beginners in the speculative fiction community. Cislyn Smith and Deanna Rymaszewski, two of the masterminds behind Flights of Foundry, talk about bringing people together during COVID-19 and their hopes for next year. In photo: organizers Smith (left) and Rymaszewski […]
PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release Contacts: Veronica Figueroa Velez 608.256.9195 For tickets visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/risingthe-power-of-community-tickets-60646480255 UNIDOS, local nonprofit agency, celebrates 23 years of ending abuse in Madison’s Latinx community and beyond Join UNIDOS as we rise with survivors and their families on our 23rd annual celebration Friday, July 26, 2019 at the Monona Terrace. This year […]
Young Shakespeare Players of Madison is a one-of-a-kind organization that produces full-length, un-modified Shakespeare plays year round, with everyone getting a part who tries out, and no child turned away for lack of funds.
The 2014 Madison Nonprofit Day will be held on Thursday, 2 October 2014. Folks from the organizing group for that day of sharing and celebration discuss what it means to be a non-profit organization and what is to happen on Non-profit Day. You can find out more at http://madisonnonprofitday.org.