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Basic Needs Giving Partnership awards new grants of nearly $1.6 million to end poverty

18-Dec-2018
(APPLETON, WI) — December 19, 2018 — Nearly $1.6 million has been awarded to 135 nonprofit organizations supporting innovative programs helping those in need throughout Northeast Wisconsin. Collaborating nonprofits/organizations were granted funds for programs addressing the root causes of poverty through the community foundations in Green Bay, Fox Valley and Oshkosh....

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2018 U.S. Venture Open raises $4.13 million

09-Aug-2018
(APPLETON, WI) — August 8, 2018— More than 1,100 attendees raised $4.13 million in the U. S. Venture Open, the nation’s single largest one-day charitable event dedicated to ending poverty. Michael Phelps spent the day golfing at the event and treating dinner guests to a live interview. Phelps said attending the U.S. Venture Open was an easy decision. “It’s...

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Olympian Michael Phelps to Keynote 2018 U.S. Venture Open

27-Feb-2018
(Appleton, WI) Feb 27, 2018— U.S. Venture, Inc. announces the most decorated Olympian of all time, Michael Phelps, will be this year’s celebrity guest at the U.S. Venture Open. The 2018 U.S. Venture Open will be held on Wednesday, August 8, 2018 and funds raised from the annual event help end poverty in Northeast Wisconsin. When he retired from competitive swimmin...

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Basic Needs Giving Partnership Holds Report To The Community

13-Dec-2017
(APPLETON, WI) — December 13, 2017 — More than $5.56 million in grants to more than 200 nonprofit organizations are supporting innovative programs helping those in need throughout Northeast Wisconsin. One hundred and sixty-three collaborating nonprofits/organizations were granted funds for programs addressing the root causes of poverty through the Community Foundation...

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2017 U.S. Venture Open Raises $3.96 Million

10-Aug-2017
(APPLETON, WI) — August 10, 2017 — Officials from the U.S. Venture Open confirm the one-day charity event raised $3,966,133 million. More than 865 golfers and 500 contributing partners raised funds to combat the root causes of poverty in the 32nd annual event. In three decades the event has raised more than $37 million with more than $18.3 million granted to nonprofit...

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NBA Champion Dwyane Wade to Keynote 2017 U.S. Venture Open

05-Apr-2017
Appleton, WI — April 5, 2017 — U.S. Venture, Inc. announces current Chicago Bulls player and three- time NBA Champion Dwyane Wade as the keynote speaker at this year’s U.S. Venture Open. The 2017U.S. Venture Open will be held on Wednesday, August 9, 2017 and funds raised from the annual event help fight poverty in Northeast Wisconsin. One of the most decorated pl...

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