Monthly Archives: October 2012

What have we learned from this lethal weekend?

The Milwaukee Metro area experienced its second Sunday morning of very public gun violence and death. Our hearts are with the victims and their families, the family of the shooter, and those whose lives will never be the same again … Continue reading

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Make a new life goal and set your sights high

This past weekend, approximately 7 million people watched live as Felix Baumgartner jumped from 24 miles above the solid ground of Earth with the intention of landing safely on the Earth. He jumped and most importantly, he landed safely. The … Continue reading

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Meet the AFS Board: Mike Arnow

On January 3, 1882, Aurora Family Service was founded as the Associated Charities of Milwaukee.  This year, we are celebrating our 130th year of building stronger, healthier families and communities.  Meet some of the inspiring leaders who are forging the future of Aurora … Continue reading

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Meet the AFS Board: Sister Joan Penzenstadler

On January 3, 1882, Aurora Family Service was founded as the Associated Charities of Milwaukee.  This year, we are celebrating our 130th year of building stronger, healthier families and communities.  Meet some of the inspiring leaders who are forging the future of … Continue reading

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Meet the AFS Board: David Carter

On January 3, 1882, Aurora Family Service was founded as the Associated Charities of Milwaukee.  This year, we are celebrating our 130th year of building stronger, healthier families and communities.  Meet some of the inspiring leaders who are forging the future of … Continue reading

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Meet the AFS Board: Felicia Miller, PhD

On January 3, 1882, Aurora Family Service was founded as the Associated Charities of Milwaukee.  This year, we are celebrating our 130th year of building stronger, healthier families and communities.  Meet some of the inspiring leaders who are forging the … Continue reading

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Teaching kids tolerance means moving beyond “us” vs. “them”

Given the work that I do with human beings, I listen to people talk about other people quite a bit. Even when couples or family members think they are talking to each other, they are really talking about the other. … Continue reading

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