People. Places. Things.

Bravo – March 2022

POWER of 100+ Fox Cities By Tim FrobergPlan to make a difference in our community! POWER of 100+ Fox Cities will meet in April, July, and October and every connection counts toward their impact. The idea of POWER of 100+ started with Karen Dunigan as she tried to raise money for the Center for Family Health. With all her involvement in the...

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Bravo – Jan/Feb 2022

United Way is Combating Diabetes By Tim FrobergRaising nutritional knowledge goes a long way toward lowering weight and blood sugar. An area wellness organization is trying to prove that point, and seems to be succeeding. Be Well Fox Valley – a division of United Way Fox Cities – will launch the second 13-week phase of its Eat Well for Life...

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Bravo – December 2021

Encouraging the ArtsMusic and art are wonderful ways for young people to express themselves. Karissa Buck wants to make sure area youth get opportunities in both the performing and visual arts. The Appleton woman is the co-founder of The A.R.T.S. Inc., a nonprofit organization in the Fox Cities that provides free workshops and concerts for teens...

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Bravo – November 2021

A Gift of MusicLeah Witthuhn explored her passion for music at an early age, thanks to the generosity of the Appleton community. Witthuhn is doing the same by giving the gift of music to young, aspiring musicians. The Appleton native is the founder of The Music Mission: a nonprofit organization that provides donated musical instruments and...

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Bravo – October 2021

Making Something Out of NothingNathan Slavens has an artistic gift for making magic out of metal. He’s a skilled, creative artisan who can take flat pieces of precious metal and transform them into high-quality pieces of jewelry.  The fact that he’s a 13-year-old junior-high student and a self-taught craftsman makes his work even more remarkable....

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