The CVPost’s “6 of Substance” series is part of our effort to provide news of area nonprofit organizations and increase public awareness of their missions and activities. This week’s featured organization is the Bolton Refuge House, which serves victims of domestic violence, intimate partner violence, dating violence, stalking and sexual assaults.
HSHS Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s hospitals each recently received the Partner for Change Award in recognition of programs aimed at reducing their impact on the environment. The awards came from Practice Greenhealth, the nation’s leading organization dedicated to environmental sustainability in health care. The hospitals each received this award on Thursday at the final event of Practice Greenhealth’s CleanMed […]
Eau Claire will be among the first cities in the United States to show an internationally acclaimed documentary film that depicts the horrors of sex trafficking. Fierce Freedom, an Eau Claire nonprofit organization that combats human trafficking, has organized a one night screening of the movie “I am Jane Doe,” which was released this past […]
The CVPost’s “6 of Substance” series is part of our effort to provide news of area nonprofit organizations and increase public awareness of their missions and activities. This week’s featured organization is the L.E. Phillips Senior Center, which provides a place for senior citizens to maintain independence, receive services and develop skills which enhance the quality of their lives.
The 29th annual Senior Americans Day is scheduled for June 6 at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Davies Center. Registration for the event is open through May 22. Participants ages 55 and better will be able to choose from over 40 breakout sessions which will cover topics including local history, cultural diversity, health […]
How local journalists should deal with fake news will be the topic on a special edition of Wisconsin Public Radio’s “The West Side” on Monday (May 15) at 10 a.m. The program will be broadcast on WHWC-FM (Menomonie-Eau Claire) and WRFW-FM (River Falls), 88.3 and 88.7 respectively. It will feature a recording of a panel […]