Enhancing Quality of Life

Healing gardens, clean waterways, engaging public radio and television programs, and wide-open community-focused campuses. We’re covering the map with programs and services designed to educate, protect, inform, entertain and improve Wisconsin lives.

$90m
in capital raised for clients
$440m
combined value of facilities
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ENHANCING QUALITY OF LIFE IMPACT STORIES SUBMITTED 673

See how our institutions are enhancing quality of life throughout Wisconsin:


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Kevin N

I have been in the agricultural business for 20+ years and have worked with my county agent from day one. Kevin Jarek of Outagamie County Cooperative Extension has put together a very successful forage council.


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Eric W

Participating in the Owl Prowl has allowed me to spend quality time with my son as well as create positive learning opportunities for him. It has helped to create an awareness regarding nature and local wilderness.


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Jessica S

Going in, I was terrified I'd be the only older person, never find any friends, or learn anything new. I'm so grateful to UW-Waukesha for opening up my world to Archaeology and Sociology. It, also, introduced me to my friend, Jacalyn.


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Jamie V and Neil S

We live in an apartment and have absolutely no outdoor space for a garden to grow our own vegetables. It's so nice that as participants of the Rainbow Park Community Garden we have the option to rent a space that is convenient and close.


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Judy M

I love UW-Extension! UW-Extension has brought me new friends, knowledge, adventures, and the joy of working with children. I have been involved in 4-H since 1975 where I have been a project leader, board member, and am currently President of the Leaders' Federation.


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Lloyd V

I value Milwaukee County Cooperative Extension Services because it provides information on safe and green gardening practices from a scientific aspect to the public. It provides opportunities for our children to learn how plants grow and where our food comes from.


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Wendy S

I developed a partnership with UW Continuing Education to deliver a "Senior Scholars" series at a Senior Activity Center. It worked extremely well to have a program delivered in place. The seniors appreciated the opportunity.


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Charles B

Nature in the Park is a great program for kids. Experiencing nature in different seasons is one of the great things that Brown Deer Park has to offer our community.


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Jerry D

While raising a family and working part-time, I was able to return to school and earn a teaching degree at UW-Sheboygan. The campus partnered with UW Oshkosh to bring the program to Sheboygan. My adviser and teachers were top-notch.


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