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Bader Philanthropies Part of the Fabric of Milwaukee’s Harambee Neighborhood

August 19, 2019. Read story from Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.  Read a portion of the Milwaukee Journal article below.  The move was a little more than three miles, from leased space in Milwaukee’s Historic Third Ward to a renovated $12 million headquarters in Harambee, a neighborhood on the city’s north side. But for Bader Philanthropies, which made the move a little more than a … Continued


Renaissance Theaterworks Presents Sixth Annual Br!NK New Play Festival

August 12, 2019. Read story from Broadway World.  Read a portion of the Broadway World article below.  Renaissance Theaterworks (RTW), Milwaukee’s only professional theater company dedicated to promoting the work of women onstage and off, presents the Br!NK Award annually to Midwestern women playwrights to develop and advance their work.  Br!NK continues to expand opportunities for women by fully staging a … Continued


Milwaukee Business Journal Article and Podcast Featuring Bader Philanthropies in the Harambee Neighborhood

July 19, 2019. Read story from Milwaukee Business Journal. Read a portion of the Milwaukee Business Journal article below. Also this week, we visited Bader Philanthropies’ North Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive headquarters one year after it opened. President Dan Bader and Katie Sanders, executive director of nonprofit organization Safe and Sound, spoke about their efforts to … Continued


Theory of Change Evaluation Workshop

On Thursday July 11, 2019, Theory of Change Evaluation Workshop participants working with older adults in Northeastern Wisconsin learned about framework and outcome-based evaluation methods. The workshop materials can be viewed here. To learn more about the grant opportunity, click here. The application deadline is October 18, 2019.


Developing and Implementing an Outward Mindset

Developing and Implementing an Outward Mindset is a unique and exclusive opportunity. We have partnered with The Arbinger Institute, the creators of this course, because we find the Outward Mindset approach to be very aligned with our mission at Bader Philanthropies, Inc. With Arbinger’s permission, we are able to bring this work session to our … Continued


Request for Proposals: Reducing Social Isolation Among Older Rural Adults Through the Use of Technology

Bader Philanthropies, Inc. is issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) for agencies interested in working with key community stakeholders to engage, train and support older adults in using technology to reduce social isolation, increase social and community engagement and improve quality of life. Timeline Considerations The application deadline is October 18, 2019. Proposals will be … Continued


Chat with Bader

Join Bader Philanthropies for conversations and refreshments at 3300 N. Martin Luther King Drive. Learn how to partner with Bader Philanthropies and community organizations in the Harambee neighborhood. Tuesday, August 6, 2019 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, August 20, 2019 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. (BBQ with Bader)


Honoring the Life and Legacy of Dr. Alfred Bader

It is with great sadness that we share the news of Dr. Alfred Bader’s passing on December 23, 2018. Dr. Bader was born in Vienna, Austria on April 28, 1924.  He was a generous philanthropist supporting the arts and issues of social concern in Milwaukee and around the world. His legacy will live on through … Continued