Stories tagged: "how to help"


Save This Number in Your Phone. You Don’t Know When You Might Need It.

During the pandemic, domestic violence rates skyrocketed in Wisconsin. But good news quickly followed the bad, and one county launched a free, local 24/7 text line for people living in abusive situations.

This Wisconsin Woman Started Making & Hiding Little Hearts for Mental Health Awareness. Her Movement is Now Huge.

Last year, we introduced you to Kathleen Jensen, an Onalaska woman who launched The Little Heart Project, a mental health movement. Her project isn’t so “little” anymore!

How to Support Wisconsin’s Jewish Community This Holiday Season

Around 42,000 Jewish adults live in Wisconsin. More than half live in Milwaukee and Madison. They're our neighbors. Our friends. Our family members. Our co-workers. Local business owners. Teachers. Political leaders. And much more. And like any minority group facing discrimination, they need our support.

Presents with Purpose: Your Guide to Wisconsin-Made Gifts That Give Back

The average American spends $650 on holiday gifts each year. Here are some you can feel good about giving.

$50 in Just One Hour! The Salvation Army Needs Your Help Ringing Bells, Raising Money This Holiday Season

It's beginning to sound a lot like Christmas outside grocery stores across Wisconsin! Find out how much money you can raise in just ONE hour of bell-ringing.

Giving Tuesday Turns 10: Find a Place to Donate Your Time, Money Near You

Giving Tuesday started as a simple idea: after Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday– why not create a day that encourages people to share their gifts rather than buy more? Find a place to give back near you!

Food Pantries Anticipate Record Demand This Thanksgiving. They’ll Need Record Donations to Meet It.

Nearly three years since the pandemic began, high grocery prices are now driving thousands of families to their local pantries. Many, for the first time.