Posts Tagged: Madison WI

WISCONSIN COUNCIL OF CHURCHES SPEAKS OUT ON ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL ISSUES

Guest:  Peter Bakken, Ph.D, Coordinator of Public Policy, Wisconsin Council of Churches Over one million church members in 2000 congregations covering 20 Christian traditions are all connected as members of the Wisconsin Council of Churches. They work together to promote peacemaking and social and economic justice for Wisconsin’s most vulnerable residents. Following the guidelines of… Read more »

IN LEAGUE WITH JOY CARDIN AND FRIENDS

Guest:  Joy Cardin, former Wisconsin Public Radio Host; Board member, League of Women Voters of Wisconsin What happens when a well-known radio host retires? Joy Cardin, former Wisconsin Public Radio Host, has found a new home with the League of Women Voters where she now serves on the Board of the League of Women Voters… Read more »

TEEING OFF TO SUPPORT ALZHEIMER’S RESEARCH AND PATIENT CARE

Guests:  Steve Ramig, Sr. Dir. of Development, UW Initiative to End Alzheimer’s; Will Clifton, UW Research Participant, Caregiver, Advisory Board, IEA “Birdies for Health” – that is the charity arm of this year’s American Family Insurance Championship Golf Tournament, June 21-23, at University Ridge. In partnership with UW Health and the UW School of Medicine… Read more »

HELP WANTED: FOSTER GRANDPARENTS

Guests: Laura Mikkelson, Intergenerational Volunteer Coordinator, RSVP of Dane County; Larry Orr, Foster Grandparent RSVP (Retired and Senior Volunteer Program) of Dane County is looking for more seniors who wish to become Foster Grandparents. Foster Grandparents work with children in Dane County schools, Head Start programs and community centers, mentoring and helping them to be… Read more »

MADISON’S HISTORY OF PROTESTS

Guest:  Stuart Levitan, author, Madison in the Sixties It’s widely known that Madison was one of America’s centers of student protest during the 1960s. But the protests of the 1960s weren’t only about the Vietnam War. On this intriguing program which takes us back to a remarkable period in Madison’s history, Stu Levitan joins “All… Read more »