Community Shares Of Wisconsin's Annual Community Change-Maker Awards Event

  • Union South Varsity Hall
  • 1308 West Dayton Street
  • Madison, WI 53715
  • Phone: (608) 256-1066

We invite you to join Community Shares of Wisconsin for our Annual Community Change-Maker Awards Event on Thursday, September 19, 2019, at Union South!
We will be celebrating our 2019 Community Change-Maker Award winners! This year's Change-Makers are:
Talib Akbar, Nominated by MOSES-WISDOM of Madison - Winner of the Linda Sundberg Civil Rights Defender Award
Ginger Baier, Nominated by OutReach - Winner of the Liesl Blockstein Community Leadership Award
Ruth Schmidt, Nominated by Wisconsin Early Childhood Association - Winner of the Sally Sunde Family Advocate Award

Community Shares of Wisconsin will also honor 24 exceptional Backyard Hero Award Winners for their volunteer work at Community Shares' member nonprofits. Learn more about them here:

Schedule of events:

5:00 pm - Enjoy hors d'oeuvres and a cash bar
5:45 pm - Program begins
Learn more about Community Shares of Wisconsin by visiting our website:
Have questions for us? Contact Susan Kilmer at or call 608-256-1066.

  • Times: 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
  • Admission: $45 Suggested donation