charitable giving

November 1, 2016 - 8:00am
In an election year as historic as this one, debate naturally zeroes in on the role of government – to address individual needs, solve community problems, or even effect change beyond our country’s borders. Here in Milwaukee, much of the local news...
August 14, 2015 - 8:00am
Recent deliberations over the prospect of a new arena for the Milwaukee Bucks have brought up some soul-searching questions for Greater Milwaukee of late. What cultural, social, and economic assets do we need to be a thriving, "major league" metro...
July 17, 2014 - 8:00am
We mentioned in an earlier blog post why the strength of Greater Milwaukee’s nonprofit sector is a policy issue worthy of some attention. Accordingly, in a new report released today, we take a look at revenue trends within the nonprofit sector and...
October 8, 2013 - 8:00am
There’s a concept in economics known as a multiplier, which basically says that the initial impact of some action induces a secondary effect that may be even larger than that initial impact. Like a ripple effect.  The same principle applies to...