Kohl’s donates more than $500,000 to Milwaukee-area nonprofits

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Kohl's announced Wednesday, Jan 5 that it will donate $500,000 to deserving Milwaukee-area nonprofits through its Kohl's Hometown Giving Program. 

Since the program started Kohl's has donated more than $2 million in grants to nonprofits in its hometown of SE Wisconsin. 

For 2022, 30 organizations were chosen to receive a grant, and they are: 

  • Wild Space Dance Company 
  • Next Act Theatre
  • First Stage 
  • TBEY Arts Center, Inc. 
  • Milwaukee Children's Choir
  • Tikkun Ha-Ir of Milwaukee - THI
  • FORGE, Inc.
  • Milwaukee Christian Center
  • ABCD: After Breast Cancer Diagnosis
  • Girls on the Run
  • Hmong American Friendship Association, Inc.
  • Reach-A-Child
  • CORE el Centro, Inc.
  • Walnut Way Conservation Corp.
  • ArtWorks for Milwaukee
  • My Friend Linkin
  • Teens Grow Greens
  • HEAR Wisconsin
  • Street Angels
  • Digital Bridge NGO
  • Lighthouse Youth Center
  • Cathedral Center
  • Interchange Incorporated
  • Eisenhower Center
  • Unity in Motion
  • Keep Greater Milwaukee Beautiful 
  • Friends of Hank Aaron State Trail
  • River Revitalization
  • Center for Urban Teaching
  • Northcott Neighborhood House
  • All-in Milwaukee

According to Kohl's, the grants will help local organizations in a variety of ways, like providing under-served populations in Milwaukee with refurbishing technology assets and digital literacy workshops to overcome barriers, beautification programs in Milwaukee and supporting breast cancer diagnosis in African American, Latinx, & Native American women. 

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