Match Day for Milwaukee Rescue Mission

Match day again:
You may have heard of the Greater Milwaukee Foundation’s Match Day event, where local charities receive matching funds for every dollar raised between now and March 19th. The Milwaukee Rescue Mission is grateful to again be a Match Day recipient!

Here’s how it works. Visit between now and March 19th and make a donation. All gifts given through that website will be proportionately matched by the Greater Milwaukee Foundation based on the total amount raised by each organization.

But that’s not all – give today and your gift will receive an additional match! To kick off our Match Day campaign, a generous couple who are longtime friends of MRM have offered an additional $25,000 match! This means that TODAY THROUGH FRIDAY, February 27th if you make a gift through the Match Day website your gift will be MATCHED TWICE to feed, clothe, shelter and help transform even more lives of the hurting in our community!


Thursday (March 13) is match day at Milwaukee Rescue Mission, and it is an especially good day to make a donation to the Rescue Mission:

You can enter it now and it will post on March 13.

Thank you to the Greater Milwaukee Foundation, which launched Match Day in 2012 to raise awareness about families struggling for basics like food and shelter, and to raise support for the organizations that serve so many of our neighbors in need. Over the past two years, more than 8,000 individuals in our community rallied behind these organizations and more than $4.6 million was raised to strengthen their capacity to serve.

Thank you for generously giving to help Milwaukee’s hurting and homeless on Thursday!

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About Tom Bolton

I'm a Husband and Dad, an Enterprise Systems Manager at the City of Milwaukee, and a Disciple and Lay Servant at First United Methodist of West Allis. I love working beside young people. As I study the Bible, sometimes I feel moved to work through my understanding by writing poetry. I also am going through a process to discern my calling, and to learn more about Christian Leadership. Sometimes I just feel like writing about something that grabs my attention too.
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