Events Across Wisconsin
February 25, 2017
Wisconsin LGBTQ Summit
Mark your calendar for the 2017 Wisconsin LGBTQ Summit (formerly known as the Wisconsin LGBTQ Leadership Conference)!
The 2017 Summit will be focused on building a more skilled and connected network of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (LGBTQ), and allied individuals who are empowered to achieve and protect LGBTQ equality in their local communities across the state of Wisconsin.
Join established and emerging leaders, activists, advocates, community members, and allies from throughout Wisconsin for a day of learning and networking.
Visit the LGBTQ Summit website for more information and to register.
March 3, 2017
2017 MMG Law Annual Conference
Christ Presbyterian Church, Madison, WI
"The Community Components of Legal Services for Immigrants"
For more information and to register click here.
March 31 - April 2, 2017
The Vagina Monologues
March 31: Madison, WI
April 1: Waukesha, WI
April 2: Green Bay, WI
Deaf Unity, Inc. is proud to offer benefit productions of Eve Ensler’s Award-Winning play, “The Vagina Monologues.” The play will be performed by deaf actresses and conducted entirely in American Sign Language (ASL), with interpreters. All proceeds from the event will go to benefit Deaf Unity.
April 11 & 12, 2017
2017 Trauma Informed Symposium - Healing Trauma in Youth and Adults
Best Western Waterfront Hotel, Oshkosh, WI
2017 Trauma Informed Symposium - Healing Trauma in Youth and Adults is a two-day event featuring practical, informative seminars and keynotes for professionals and community members responding to trauma in all life stages.
Who Should Attend: Mental Health Professionals, Healthcare Professionals, Teachers, School Counse- lors, Daycare Providers, Foster Parents, Clergy, Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Advocates, Social Service Professionals and other community members committed to improving understanding of trauma and its effects.
There are a limited number of discounted spots for victim services providers.
Presented by Reach Counseling, Neenah, WI
To access the symposium website and to register click here.
To see event flyer with click here.
July 9 - 14, 2017
Summer Learning and Leadership Camp
St. Norbert College, De Pere, WI
The Diversity Leadership Iinstitute & Moore, a program of The Privilege Institute, is pleased to announce our summer camp for future leaders. The region’s first ever diversity and leadership overnight summer Institute for kids entering grades 9-12. Programming includes interactive workshops, keynotes, performances, wellness activities, service work, networking with community leaders & Moore.
All activities and programming are designed to focus on mind, body and spirit. Participants will be provided practical skills, tools and strategies for addressing complex and challenging issues related to diversity, power, privilege, leadership & Moore.
To see event posters click here.
November 15-17, 2017
End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin's Statewide Conference, Collective Liberation: Movement Building for the Year Ahead
Radisson Hotel & Conference Center in Green Bay
Details to come.
2017 SANE Training Dates and Locations
1. SANE Adult: February 20-24, Wheaton Franciscan – All Saints Hospital, Racine
Lab dates March 11th and March 25th, Meriter Hospital
To register click here.
2. SANE Adult: April 3-7, Aurora Kenosha Medical Center
Lab dates April 22nd and May 20th, Meriter Hospital
3. SANE Adult: August 7-11, Howard Young Medical Center, Woodruff
Lab dates August 26th and September 9th
4. SANE Pediatric: October 16-20, Aurora Kenosha Medical Center
For more information on the DOJ SANE Trainings click here.
If you have questions about DOJ SANE trainings, please contact Lori Thompson at email@example.com.
January 14, 2017
Fitzsimonds Boys & Girls Club, Milwaukee, WI
Grateful Girls, Pathfinders, UMOS Latina Resource Center, and the Boys & Girls Club are co-planning a human trafficking awareness & prevention Youth Summit called "Stay Out the Game 101." It is for youth ages 12-17 (anywhere in Wisconsin) and will be on January 14th from 9 a m- 1 pm at Fitzsimonds Boys & Girls Club. There will be free food, bus tickets, raffle prizes, community resources, breakout workshops from community experts, and a survivor speaker.
January 15, 26, & 31
Human Trafficking Vigil
In support of National Human Trafficking Awareness Month, the RCAHT Faith-Based Committee, made up of members of many different churches in Racine and Kenosha Counties, are hosting local vigils to bring awareness to this growing crime and to lift those victims up in prayers.
Fore more information and vigil locations click here.