The Helen Bader School of Social Welfare’s (HBSSW) Office of Applied Gerontology organized a session on older adults and hoarding, on Thursday, June 13, 2019. Hoarding is linked to a variety of conditions including dementia, mental illness, attention problems, physical impairments, and medical comorbidity. The World Elder Abuse Awareness event focused on older adults and … Continued
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
The Bader Philanthropies office will be closed on Monday, January 28, 2019 due to hazardous weather conditions. We expect to resume normal operating hours on Tuesday, January 29, 2019.
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, May 7, 2019 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 21, 2019 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, August 6, 2019 from 5 p.m. … Continued
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
The simple act of sharing a story can connect and inspire us, but it can become more meaningful when it takes place between generations. Wisdom, humor, and perspective are all things that older adults can bring to our creative spaces. How can we share that creative spirit? Bader Philanthropies and the Milwaukee Jewish Federation invite … Continued
Join us for the Grand Opening Celebration of our Global Headquarters on Monday, October 22, 2018 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Roma Educational Empowerment: How to Shape the Future in the Czech Republic & Film Screening The Way Out [Cesta Ven] In the Czech Republic, the Roma community has a long, culturally rich, and somewhat difficult story as the country’s largest minority ethnic group. Once derided as Gypsies, racial hostilities toward the Roma were glossed over … Continued
Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease creates a unique form of grief that involves losing a loved one over a longer period of time. The caregiving experience is often punctuated with uncertainty, anxiety, and difficult decisions, whether a loved one is at home or in a care facility. Dr. Darcy L. Harris explores … Continued
Bader Philanthropies, Inc. seeks a Social Media/Communications Intern who will assist with the Foundation’s communications and social media activities. This is a part-time, paid position (a one-year commitment is requested), offering an excellent opportunity to gain a thorough background in communications as it relates to philanthropy. Social Media/Communications and General Office Activities: Works with Communications … Continued