Foundation Projects

2018 Alumni Awards Dinner

October 10, 2018

More than 300 people gathered on October 10, 2018 to recognize outstanding alumni from Milwaukee Public Schools. Nine men and women plus a corporate partner were honored for their exemplary careers, community work, and support of Milwaukee Public Schools. Guests enjoyed a delicious dinner at the Italian Community Center and were treated to entertainment by…

Hidden Figures

October 6, 2017

MPS Foundation kicks off fundraising campaign to launch the next generation of STEM heroes Thanks to the generous support of a group of African-American community leaders, more than 10,000 MPS students will have the opportunity to attend a screening of Hidden Figures, the hit movie that tells the incredible story of three brilliant African-American women…

Bon Voyage!

July 26, 2017

MPS Students Depart for Washington, D.C. Students from MacDowell Montessori School departed for Washington, D.C. Monday, October 23 as part of a Learning Journeys pilot program that provides a four day, all expenses paid educational experience in the nation’s capital.

Give the Bucks’ Jabari Parker an assist

July 26, 2017

Parker nominated for NBA Community Assist Award for work with MPS Voting for the award begins Wednesday, April 25 at 11 a.m. and ends Sunday May 6. Votes double on the first and last day and voting is easy.