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
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community members attended events on local campuses
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ENHANCING QUALITY OF LIFE IMPACT STORIES SUBMITTED 677

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


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Mike B

I came to the Broadband Boot Camp 2016 and took away a lot more than I ever expected. It was well-presented and informational. Thank you so much.


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Jackie S SWCAP Early Head Start

SWCAP Head Start/Early Head Start would like to sing praises to the UW Extension. SWCAP "Tapped Into" utilizing the money smart in Head Start project approximately eight years ago. The Extension has provided a monthly newsletter for all Head Start families.


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Emily P

UW-Sheboygan is close to my home and allows me to commute and spend time with my family, which I really enjoy. My favorite professor is Dr. Pilmaier, an English instructor. As an English major, I've had her multiple times and love how she pushes students and always supports them.


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Brandon

Wisconsin Public Broadcasting has a long history of aiding Wisconsin veterans like myself. In the video below, I, a former marine, discuss my story as part of Wisconsin Public Television’s Veterans Coming Home project.


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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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Christine V

I participate in Level 1 Master Gardener Training. The course provided extensive knowledge from planting and harvesting to identifying invasive species. All of the class material was accompanied with researched fact sheets and links to online sources.


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