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Scaling Wellness in Milwaukee Meeting(SWIM)

  • Wisconsin Center 400 West Wisconsin Avenue Milwaukee, WI, 53203 United States (map)
Explore with us our 2019 conference theme of Self-Reflection, Hope and Collective Impact.  Date: October 7-8, 2019  Location: Wisconsin Center  Address:  400 W Wisconsin Ave Milwaukee, WI 53203  In October, the Social Development Commission and Marquette University will combine their expertise, resources and reach to host the 2019 Summit on Poverty and SWIM Conference. The event will merge Marquette’s Scaling Wellness in Milwaukee (SWIM) conference with SDC’s Summit on Poverty conference. Until now, the organizations held the events separately.  The Summit on Poverty and SWIM conference is a catalyst for change as it creates a safe space for well-informed, honest discussion. The conference theme is Self-Reflection, Hope and Collective Impact. This year will be different as we hold up a mirror and look at ourselves individually. Participants will be encouraged to evaluate their own beliefs and even biases. Together, we’ll look at how this impacts our work and the community. The conference also examines local, state and national policies that impact poverty and trauma.  The 2019 Summit and SWIM Conference targets community leaders, human service professionals, educators, advocates, board members and people experiencing poverty in Wisconsin.  For more information about the 2019 Summit on Poverty and SWIM Conference, visit  summitonpoverty.org .  For sponsorship opportunities, please contact LaToya Jones at 414.906.2823 or  ljones@sd-foundation.org .

Explore with us our 2019 conference theme of Self-Reflection, Hope and Collective Impact.

Date: October 7-8, 2019

Location: Wisconsin Center

Address:
400 W Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53203

In October, the Social Development Commission and Marquette University will combine their expertise, resources and reach to host the 2019 Summit on Poverty and SWIM Conference. The event will merge Marquette’s Scaling Wellness in Milwaukee (SWIM) conference with SDC’s Summit on Poverty conference. Until now, the organizations held the events separately.

The Summit on Poverty and SWIM conference is a catalyst for change as it creates a safe space for well-informed, honest discussion. The conference theme is Self-Reflection, Hope and Collective Impact. This year will be different as we hold up a mirror and look at ourselves individually. Participants will be encouraged to evaluate their own beliefs and even biases. Together, we’ll look at how this impacts our work and the community. The conference also examines local, state and national policies that impact poverty and trauma.

The 2019 Summit and SWIM Conference targets community leaders, human service professionals, educators, advocates, board members and people experiencing poverty in Wisconsin.

For more information about the 2019 Summit on Poverty and SWIM Conference, visit summitonpoverty.org.

For sponsorship opportunities, please contact LaToya Jones at 414.906.2823 or ljones@sd-foundation.org.