Save the Date! Safe & Sound’s Awards Breakfast is Nov. 1


Please join us for our annual awards breakfast on Friday, November 1, 7:30 a.m. at the Italian Conference Center. Co-chaired by Ben Wagner and Randi Becker, the event will honor community leaders who have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to the mission of making our community better. We are thrilled to announce the 2013 award recipients:


            Herb Kohl Champion Award: Steve Smith, Chairman and CEO of Journal Communications

            Law Enforcement Leader Award: District Attorney John Chisholm

            Corporate Leadership Award:  BMO Harris Bank

            Youth Leadership Award: Mariell Johnson

This year’s theme—Safer. Stronger. Together.—highlights the collaborative approach Safe & Sound takes in making Milwaukee’s neighborhoods safe and vibrant communities in which to live, work and play. Our nationally recognized approach includes:

     Community Engagement: Bringing residents, businesses and community organizations together to improve neighborhood safety.

     Safe Places: Providing safe place sites as alternatives for youth during after-school hours.

     Partnerships: Serving as a nexus between communities, law enforcement and city services to resolve issues of crime, safety and neighborhood blight.

                                                             The result: We are Safer. Stronger. Together.

Table sponsorships begin at $750. For more information on purchasing a table or questions about the event in general, please see the Sponsorship Form or contact Angela May at (414) 220-4798 or

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