News and upcoming events

Upcoming Events

2019 Summit on Poverty and SWIM Conference

Monday, Oct. 7 and Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2019
Join us as the Social Development Commission and Marquette University partner in our shared commitment to service and social justice. Explore with us our 2019 conference theme of Self-Reflection, Hope and Collective Impact.

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For sponsorship opportunities, contact LaToya Jones at 414.906.2823 or 

SWIM Policy Workshop

Monday, Oct. 28 | 1 - 4:30 p.m. | Ascension SE Wisconsin Hospital - St. Joseph Campus (Auditorium)    
The SWIM Policy Workshop aims to enhance the knowledge, confidence and activation of SWIM members to participate in effective policy advocacy (not lobbying) with local and state government administrators and legislators to benefit vulnerable populations and to advance equity.

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Creating Workforce Resilience Half-day Event

Wednesday, Oct. 30 | 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. | MRA Conference Center
Attend MRA’s newest half-day event—Creating Workforce Resilience, and gain a better understanding of the impact trauma and mental health has on your organization’s success. Reduce absenteeism and turnover and increase productivity by understanding trauma and unresolved mental health issues that are impacting your workforce.

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Future Meeting Dates 

Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020
8 a.m. to 10 a.m. 

How to Get Involved with SWIM Action Teams + Contacts

SWIM has eight Action Teams each responsible with tackling a different aspect of our initiative. Read more about our Action Teams to decide which is the best fit for you