Supporting Families & Communities

Whether we’re countering food insecurity with family gardens and assistance programs or sharing the skills to raise healthy kids and reach financial security, UW Colleges and UW-Extension are helping solve the pressing needs of Wisconsin families, communities and students.

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SUPPORTING FAMILIES & COMMUNITIES IMPACT STORIES SUBMITTED 124

See how our institutions are supporting families & communities throughout Wisconsin:


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Jeanette J

As a new food pantry manager, I was overwhelmed with not knowing how to build on our strengths to increase healthier food options at our pantry.


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Dennis R

I want to give a huge shout out to Carol McCartney of the Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey for her continued support of science education in Wisconsin.


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Betsy P

The Wisconsin Association for Environmental Education, where I serve as a Board Director, is appreciative of our partnership with UW-Extension.


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Fred S

My garden crops were not as fruitful they as used to be, so I had soil tested at UW-Extension in Appleton. When the results were in, Kevin & Kaitlin sat down with me and figured out what had to be added to the soil, how much, why, and the procedure to follow.


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Joshua C

I attended the "Insights on Recent Changes to Wisconsin Land Use Law" webinar in February produced by the UW-Extension Local Government Center (LGC) and UW Department of Urban & Regional Planning.


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Tiffany B

On behalf of the Denmark Community Business Association (DCBA), I would like to thank Allyson Watson, Community & Economic Development Educator, for all of her hard work and dedication to the DCBA in the past year.


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Tammy

I already looked up the home alone videos with my 11 year-old. She kept rolling her eyes, but I think it opened up a nice dialogue about what she really would do in a real life emergency.


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Robert B

I would like to comment on the outstanding job Mike Kornmann of UW-Extension has been doing in northwestern Wisconsin.


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Cathy M

I just want to send a thank you to Art for a job well done on our retreat follow-up report. I think you did an outstanding job of facilitating that meeting and really zeroing in on what was discussed.


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