UNA Milwaukee

Event Dates: 
Repeats every month on the second Saturday until Mon Dec 31 2018 except Sat Jul 14 2018, Sat Aug 11 2018.
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The United Nations Association - Greater Milwaukee meets on the second Saturday of each month from January - June and September - December from 10 AM – Noon at Redeemer Lutheran Church - 631 N. 19th Street (Rear Entrance) in Milwaukee).  Each meeting features a presentation & discussion on a specific topic relevant to the work of the United Nations.

 

You are cordially invited you to attend the
United Nations Association - Greater Milwaukee Global Citizens Awards Luncheon
 
Saturday – April 21st, 2018
Redeemer Lutheran Church – 631 N. 19th Street – Milwaukee, WI
Registration:  11:30 AM – 12:00 noon
Welcome, Middle Eastern Hot Lunch, & Program:  12:00 noon
 
Open to the Public
 
The UNA-GM Global Citizens Awards Luncheon will feature a Keynote Presentation on:
“Where is the Welcome Mat for Refugees? 
Local & International Challenges Facing the Refugee Resettlement Crisis”
by
Mary Flynn – Program Manager with the Refugee Resettlement Services Program Lutheran Social Services of Wisconsin & Upper Michigan
 
Kathleen Dunn, Retired Wisconsin Public Radio Host Will be honored with a Global Communicator Award “Reflecting on a career of bringing global issues to Wisconsin”
 
United Nations Association of Greater Milwaukee Global Citizens Awards will be presented to:
  • Kathleen Hart (For her work as a member of the Milwaukee Committee of 100, the Pledge of Resistance Milwaukee Chapter, Jobs for Peace, &Citizens United to Rehabilitate Errants)
  • Kate Marrs (For her work as a Charter Member of the Former Governor’s Commission on the United Nations& Longtime Member of the United Nations Association of Greater Milwaukee.
Limited parking available at the rear of the church.  Street parking available on adjacent streets.
For more information contact Annette Robertson: 
Contact annettejoanrobertson@gmail.com or 414.332.3303 (phone)
 
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Registration Form – Clip & Mail to:  UNA of Greater Milwaukee – PO Box 511638– Milwaukee, WI 53203 with a check made out to “UNA of Greater Milwaukee” by this Wednesday or RSVP by phone at 414.332.3303 or e-mail annettejoanrobertson@gmail.com
 
Cost:$35 per person ($15 students/low income)  -  Table for 8: $250  -  $40 at door without reservation.  Payment at the door can be made by check, credit card, or cash.
 
Name: ________________________ Address: __________________________________________  
 
City: ____________________ Zip Code: ________Phone: _________E-mail: __________________ 
 
Check enclosed for $ _______   Number of guests: ____ @ $35; _____@$15; _____ tables @ $250 
 
I can’t attend but here is a donation to support the low-income tickets $ _____
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Mary Flynn – Program Manager with the Refugee Resettlement Services Program of Lutheran Social Services of Wisconsin & Upper Michigan.
She has been with Lutheran Social Services of Wisconsin and Upper Michigan for over 25 years.  She joined the Refugee Resettlement Services Program in December 2009 and is responsible for LSS Refugee department operations and services including staff supervision, development and training, federal compliance and reporting, and community outreach.
 
Mary Flynn’s work also includes hosting medical and pediatric resident site visits, appearances on WI Public Radio, Milwaukee Public Radio, and WI Public Television discussing refugee trends and services, Refugee 101 overview to local, county, state, and national groups as well as conference presentations for HMO’s, ACA Assisters and Navigators, Public Health Departments, educators, mental health providers, and faith leaders.
 
Kathleen Dunn, Retired Wisconsin Public Radio Host will be honored with a Global Communicator Award. “Reflecting on a career of bringing global issues to Wisconsin”
Popular Milwaukee radio host Kathleen Dunn will receive the first UNA of Greater Milwaukee Global Communicator Award.  She has retired after hosting a two-hour call-in show, first on WTMJ-AM (620) and then at WHAD-FM (90.7) Wisconsin Public Radio for more than 40 years.
"Conversations with Kathleen Dunn" drew a vast and enthusiastic radio audience.  Kathleen engaged her prominent guests in thoughtful and probing conversations on vital global, national, state, and local issues with curiosity, poise, and diplomacy.
 
United Nations Association of Greater Milwaukee Global Citizens Awards will be presented to:
  • Kathleen Hart (For her work as a member of the Milwaukee Committee of 100, the Pledge of Resistance Milwaukee Chapter, Jobs for Peace, & Citizens United to Rehabilitate Errants)
  • Kate Marrs (For her work as a Charter Member of the Former Governor’s Commission on the United Nations & Longtime Member of the United Nations Association of Greater Milwaukee.