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Pathfinders Year End Campaign

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Join us this holiday season and help us reach our year end campaign goal! Due to a few  very generous donations, we are excited to announce that every contribution made up to our $50,000 goal will be matched dollar for dollar! 

The need for your continued generous support has never been greater:

  • Nearly 500 youth are homeless and on the streets on any given night in Milwaukee, yet our supportive housing program waitlist is three times greater than our current capacity.
  • Milwaukee leads the country in alarmingly high rates of teen pregnancy, infant mortality, and youth unemployment.
  • Human trafficking has reached levels that make Milwaukee a national hub for the exploitation of youth.

And the results of your investment have never been more inspiring:

  • Our work is recognized nationally by HUD as a model program for its effective use of rapid re-housing for ending youth homelessness.
  • Our Housing First approach is embraced by the Wisconsin Department of Children and Families and promoted across the State as an effective youth-centered and trauma-informed strategy.
  • Our evidenced-based interventions have reduced infant mortality to 0% for the young parents served in our Rosalie Center home visiting program.

Every one of our youth deserves a caring adult in their lives.  Thank you for being that caring person.  Thank you for being the change we need to see in the world.  And through your generous donation, thank you for helping support Pathfinders as we continue our mission of Empowering Youth and Changing Lives!

The Team: $87,915 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Amount Raised



76% Raised of $100,000 Goal

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John Sheaffer - Tim Baack

Amount Raised



233% Raised of $1,000 Goal

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Jessica and Nate Olson

Amount Raised



188% Raised of $1,000 Goal

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Julie Bock

Amount Raised



161% Raised of $1,000 Goal

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Pete Lewis

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305% Raised of $500 Goal

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Thomas Koplin

Amount Raised



138% Raised of $1,000 Goal

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Christine Stelzer

Amount Raised



190% Raised of $500 Goal

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Mary Hinderliter

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50% Raised of $1,000 Goal

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