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Funders & Partners

On GMC Way

The GMC commits to working with a diverse group of partners, funders, vendors and suppliers, seeking out those who are passionate about equitable work.

Our work could not be possible without the support of our members and partners. We appreciate your commitment to helping us make Milwaukee the best place to live, learn, work, play, and stay. A heartfelt “thank you” to all who go above and beyond!

Thank you to all our Wonderful Funders & Partners

88Nine Radio Milwaukee

All In Milwaukee

American Family Insurance

Anon Charitable Trust

Associated Bank-Corp

Athea Laboratories & Packaging

BMO Harris Bank

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee

Charter Manufacturing Co., Inc.

Community Advocates & the Rental Housing Resource Center

Direct Supply, Inc.

Elmbrook School District

Employ Milwaukee


First Midwest Bank


Greater Milwaukee Foundation

Hendricks CareerTek

Hennessy Group Inc.

Herb Kohl Philanthropies

Husch Blackwell LLP

JP Cullen & Sons

JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A.

Kahler Slater


Kresge Foundation

LISC Milwaukee

Lumina Foundation


Marquette University

Medical College of Wisconsin

Michael Best & Freidrich LLP

Michael R. Lovell

Milwaukee Area College Internship Consortium

Milwaukee Area Technical College

Milwaukee Bucks

Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design

Milwaukee Urban League


National Center For Women and Information Technology

National Endowment for the Arts

Nelson-Minahan Realtors, Inc.

Northwestern Mutual Foundation

Rails to Trails Conservancy

Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren, s.c.

Riverworks Development Corp.

Robert W. Baird Foundation

Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers


Stateline Boys & Girls Club

STUCK Management, STUCK Fund I

Surdna Foundation

Ted D. and Mary Kellner

The Empower Group

The Entrepreneurs Edge

The Marcus Corporation

The Way Out

U.S. Bank

WE Energies Foundation

Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC)

Zilber Family Foundation

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