International Institute of Wisconsin


The International Institute of Wisconsin, established in 1936, assists immigrants and refugees in transitioning into the community by offering programming and support services. From immigration and social services to refugee resettlement, the Institute promotes international cooperation, understanding, and a multi-ethnic, multi-cultural perspective.




INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF WISCONSIN TO HOST ANNUAL WORLD CITIZEN CELEBRATION DINNER


Saturday, April 25
Women's Club of Wisconsin
813 E. Kilbourn Ave., Milwaukee


Reception and Silent Auction at 6:00 p.m.
Dinner at 7:30 p.m.
Program at 9:00 p.m.


The 2015 event will salute those that have played a leadership role in shaping the IIW and its commitment to the local and global communities. The following people will be recognized at the event:


  • • Sister Edna Lonergan, President of the St. Ann Center for Intergenerational Care: World Citizen Award
  • • Christiana Attere and Liliane McFarlane, Community Volunteers: World Citizen Award
  • • Jack Douthitt, Bonsai Artist: Expressive Cultural Heritage Award
  • • Milwaukee Public Television (MPTV): Corporate Citizens Award

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