2017 Pull Up a Chair Fundraiser

November 2, 2017

Join us on Thursday, Nov. 2, for our 9th annual Pull Up a Chair in Your Neighborhood “chair-ity” fundraiser and celebration! This ever-popular event features: Live auction of hand-painted chairs Silent auction Wine pull Holiday gifts Raffle basket drawing Visit our event page for all the latest updates! Pricing information coming soon.


Social Innovation Prize Nominations Due

September 5, 2017

  Nominations for the $10,000 Social Innovation Prize are due on Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017. Prize information and eligibility requirements can be found on our website right here. Or, begin the nomination process at my.interfaithmilw.org/sipnominate.


Clinton Rose Senior Center Closed

August 28, 2017

Clinton Rose Senior Center will be closed this week for cleaning and annual maintenance.


McGovern Park Senior Center Closed

July 17, 2017

McGovern Park Senior Center will be closed this week for cleaning and annual maintenance.


Offices Closed

July 4, 2017

All Interfaith offices will be closed today for Independence Day.


Wilson Park Senior Center Closed

June 26, 2017

Wilson Senior Center will be closed this week for cleaning.


Wilson Senior Center Closed

June 26, 2017

Wilson Senior Center will be closed this week for cleaning and annual maintenance.


Lifetime Art Exhibit at the Landmark

June 19, 2017

Our Lifetime Art Exhibition is now in West Allis! The Landmark, a Capri Communities location, is showcasing our Lifetime Art Exhibition: 30 pieces of artwork created by people 50 and older. You’re invited to stop by The Landmark to see the artwork in June and July. Please see the flyer for below for specific open gallery dates and times (in the pink section under the “Exhibit” headline). They are … Continue reading Lifetime Art Exhibit at the Landmark »


34th Annual Seniorfest

June 14, 2017

MKE seniors! Don’t miss out on this year’s Seniorfest on Wednesday, June 14! You’ll be treated to live entertainment, and can participate in art and fitness workshops, Bingo, and dancing. Plus, you’ll have access to 75+ exhibitors — including Interfaith! Be sure to stop by and say hi — we can’t wait to see you! Tickets are just $4 in advance, or $5 at the … Continue reading 34th Annual Seniorfest »


Kelly Senior Center Closed

June 5, 2017

Kelly Senior Center will be closed this week for cleaning and annual maintenance.


Senior Health & Fitness Day

May 31, 2017

  Exhibitors AARP Wisconsin – Walk Audit Aurora Health Care Interfaith Milwaukee County Department on Aging Milwaukee Recreation Department SDC Senior Companions YMCA – Blood Pressures UW-Extension FoodWise Program Walgreens Wisconsin Senior Olympics


Offices Closed

May 29, 2017

All Interfaith offices will be closed today for the Memorial Day holiday.


Lifetime Art Reception at Meadowmere

May 25, 2017

Meadowmere Senior Living Community in Oak Creek will be hosting a reception for Interfaith’s Lifetime Art Exhibition on May 25. View this fantastic artwork, all created by artists 50 and better. Some of the winning artists will even be there! Enjoy live music, champagne, and hors d’oeuvres — the event is free and open to the public.


Washington Park Senior Center Closed

May 22, 2017

Washington Park Senior Center will be closed this week for cleaning and annual maintenance.


Lifetime Art Exhibition Opening

May 19, 2017

Celebrating its 30th anniversary, the 2017-2018 Lifetime Art Exhibition will make its first stop in Oak Creek. The exhibition includes 30 pieces of artwork, all created by artists age 50+. For additional information on Lifetime Art, visit the event page right here on our website. Unfortunately, this event is not open to the public, but future exhibition locations will be. You can still take a look … Continue reading Lifetime Art Exhibition Opening »


Wilsonaires Spring Fling Concert

May 19, 2017

Spring is in the air, so come and enjoy a trip down memory lane, courtesy of our very own Wilsonaires Chorus!


Wine & Beer Tasting at the Basilica

May 18, 2017

An Interfaith favorite — the annual wine and beer tasting at the Basilica of St. Josaphat — is back for its fourth year! Spend a spring evening sampling fine wines from Corvina Wine Company and craft beers from Raised Grain Brewing Company, all as you enjoy a tour of the historic Basilica of St. Josaphat – majestic in it’s evening light. Guests will also be … Continue reading Wine & Beer Tasting at the Basilica »


Health & Resource Fair

May 9, 2017

This educational and interactive outreach event is designed will provide valuable resources and information for older adults.


2017 Pearls of Wisdom Celebration & Fundraiser

April 27, 2017

Join us for our biggest event of the year, and celebrate older adults with us! Featuring volunteer and family caregiver honorees from the greater Milwaukee area, a silent auction, raffle, and much more, Pearls will be an evening of fun and fellowship you won’t want to miss! Get all the event details right here, including a sneak peek at a $750 auction item. We can’t wait … Continue reading 2017 Pearls of Wisdom Celebration & Fundraiser »


Washington Rummage Sale

April 22, 2017

Washington Park Senior Center’s annual rummage sale is on Saturday, April 22, from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm. The entry fee is just $0.50! Stop by to support Interfaith, and see what you can find from our 35+ vendors. We’ll also have bake sale items and concessions for you to purchase and enjoy. See you soon!


Wilson Rummage Sale

April 8, 2017

Wilson Park Senior Center’s annual rummage sale is on Saturday, April 8, from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm. The entry fee is just $0.50! Stop by to see what you can find. And don’t forget — while you’re there, you can also shop for bargains at Wilson Senior Center’s Re-Gift shop. See you soon!


Lifetime Art Competition – United Methodist Church, Open door gallery

February 3, 2017

The Lifetime Art Competition is an annual, juried, traveling exhibition of artwork created by local, Wisconsin artists, age 50+.


Lifetime Art Competition – Milwaukee Catholic Home

January 6, 2017

The Lifetime Art Competition is an annual, juried, traveling exhibition of artwork created by local, Wisconsin artists, age 50+.


Lifetime Art Competition – Waukesha Public Library

December 8, 2016

The Lifetime Art Competition is an annual, juried, traveling exhibition of artwork created by local, Wisconsin artists, age 50+. For the full exhibition schedule, click here.


Silver Linings: Caring for the Caregiver Conference 2016

December 3, 2016

All Caregivers Welcome: Family & Professional Our 2016 Keynote Speaker: Stephanie Sue Stein, former Director of the Milwaukee County Department on Aging (MCDA). Select from nine workshops and three caregiver discussion groups: End-of-life directives Senior financial planning Dementia care specialists Parkinson’s Disease Alzheimer’s Disease Mental health Caregiver advocacy Art therapy Dementia-capable care Registration is now open! Your registration includes a meal and refreshments. For more information, … Continue reading Silver Linings: Caring for the Caregiver Conference 2016 »


Social Innovation Prize Award Luncheon

November 17, 2016


Lifetime Art Competition – Waukesha Civic Theatre

November 10, 2016

The Lifetime Art Competition is an annual, juried, traveling exhibition of artwork created by local, Wisconsin artists, age 50+. For the full exhibition schedule, click here.


2016 Pull Up a Chair Fundraiser

November 3, 2016

Join us for the 8th Annual “Pull Up a Chair in Your Neighborhood” fundraiser luncheon! Highlights include: Emcee Mark Baden, Chief Meteorologist at WISN-TV Live auction featuring hand-painted chairs and furniture Silent auction Wine pull of 100 bottles of red and white wines Holiday gifts Raffle basket drawing By supporting this event, you’re making a big impact in our community and at Interfaith, one of … Continue reading 2016 Pull Up a Chair Fundraiser »


Interfaith Announces 2016 Winner of the $10,000 Social Innovation Prize in Wisconsin

October 17, 2016

MILWAUKEE (Oct. 17, 2016)—Interfaith Older Adult Programs is honored to announce that Rev. Joseph Ellwanger, 83, is the winner of the 2016 Social Innovation Prize and will receive $10,000 to continue his work to end mass incarceration, and strengthen families and communities in Wisconsin. Ellwanger (right) is the driving force behind WISDOM’s statewide Reform Our Communities (ROC) campaign to rebuild Wisconsin’s criminal justice system. WISDOM … Continue reading Interfaith Announces 2016 Winner of the $10,000 Social Innovation Prize in Wisconsin »


Lifetime Art Competition – St. Camillus

October 13, 2016

The Lifetime Art Competition is an annual, juried, traveling exhibition of artwork created by local, Wisconsin artists, age 50+. For the full exhibition schedule, click here.


Wilson Senior Center Rummage Sale & Woodcarver Show

October 8, 2016

Stop by Wilson Senior Center’s annual fall rummage sale to shop for some great deals. The Wilson Park Wood Carvers and Wood Burners will be displaying their work for all to see, and the Model Railroad Club will be demonstrating their new layout. We hope to see you there!


Senior Fair

September 21, 2016


Lifetime Art Competition – Tudor Oaks

September 15, 2016


Announcing the 10th Anniversary of the Caring for the Caregiver Conference

September 13, 2016

MILWAUKEE (Sept. 13, 2016) — The 10th Annual Caring for the Caregiver Conference, an event dedicated to supporting family and professional caregivers, will be on Dec. 3 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Marquette University Alumni Memorial Union. The event will feature an outstanding keynote from the former Director of the Milwaukee County Department on Aging, Stephanie Sue Stein, titled “Caregiving: Valuing the … Continue reading Announcing the 10th Anniversary of the Caring for the Caregiver Conference »


Lifetime Art Competition – Milwaukee Public Library, Central

September 6, 2016


Lifetime Art Artist Talkback

May 17, 2016

Join us for an Artist Talk-back, followed by a wine and cheese reception, to celebrate this year’s winning artwork for the 29th Annual Lifetime Art Competition! Art will be available to view on the Second Floor Gallery. Parking is available at 2429 E Bradford Ave. Artwork will travel to various locations throughout 2016 and into 2017. Take a look at this year’s full schedule of exhibition … Continue reading Lifetime Art Artist Talkback »


2016 Pearls of Wisdom Celebration

May 5, 2016

Interfaith’s 2016 Pearls of Wisdom Celebration, featuring entertainment from Milwaukee’s longest running comedy show – ComedySportz – will take place on Thursday, May 5, at the Milwaukee County Zoo! Join us for dinner, live and silent auctions, raffles and a special giraffe feeding experience! For all the event highlights, visit the Pearls of Wisdom registration page.


AARP Wisconsin: Money Matters Conference

April 26, 2016

AARP Wisconsin’s Money Matters Conference is a morning of FREE, no-strings-attached financial workshops and more designed to equip you with practical tools and resources to turn your dreams into real possibilities. Also offered are one-on-one meetings with: Local financial planning experts Benefits specialists Credit report counselors Because space is limited, RSVPs are required by April 18 and can be submitted online here, or by calling 877-926-8300. A complimentary … Continue reading AARP Wisconsin: Money Matters Conference »


Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Institute “Breaking the Silence” Event

April 21, 2016

Interfaith is proud to be attending the WAI’s event, “Facing Dementia in Communities of Color: It Takes a Village.” Stop by to say hi to us, and don’t miss out on this year’s keynote speaker, Cassandra McShepard, WAI Milwaukee Spokesperson and FOX 6 “Real Milwaukee” Co-host. She will share her story about which she calls her “journey with Alzheimer’s” and how this battle was one that she was (and … Continue reading Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Institute “Breaking the Silence” Event »


AARP WI Volunteer Speed-Match Happy Hour

March 15, 2016

Are you’re looking for that special “something” that allows you to give back to your community, but don’t know where to start? It just might be easier and more fun than you think. AARP Wisconsin and the Nonprofit Center of Milwaukee have teamed up to offer you a free, fast and fun way to learn about many different opportunities for you to contribute to the … Continue reading AARP WI Volunteer Speed-Match Happy Hour »


Free Program: Nourish Your Noggin – Necessities for Brain Wellness

November 18, 2015

Attend this program to: Understand how memory works and age-related memory changes – what is normal and what is not? Identify ways to tailor your lifestyle to maximize brain wellness and ways to reduce your risk of developing dementia or Alzheimer’s disease. To Register: Contact Deborah Klement at (414) 479-8800 or email dklement@alz.org. Free parking available in the lot, on the street, or in the … Continue reading Free Program: Nourish Your Noggin – Necessities for Brain Wellness »


Pull Up a Chair in Your Neighborhood Luncheon

November 5, 2015

Join us for the 7th Annual “Pull Up a Chair in Your Neighborhood” fundraiser luncheon. Highlights include: Emcee Mark Baden, Chief Meteorologist at WISN-TV Live auction featuring hand-painted chairs and furniture Silent auction Wine pull of 100 bottles of red and white wines Holiday gifts Raffle basket drawing By supporting this event, you’re making a big impact in our community and at Interfaith, one of … Continue reading Pull Up a Chair in Your Neighborhood Luncheon »


Free Program: Memory Loss, Dementia, and Alzheimer’s Disease – The Basics

September 29, 2015

This program provides information that everyone should know about memory loss and what that means for all of us. Explore memory loss, dementia, and Alzheimer’s disease. Learn about risk factors, research, treatments, and steps to a proper diagnosis/assessment. Join us for this comprehensive overview! To Register: Contact Deborah Klement at (414) 479-8800 or email dklement@alz.org. Free parking available in the lot, on the street, or in … Continue reading Free Program: Memory Loss, Dementia, and Alzheimer’s Disease – The Basics »


AARP Wisconsin: Money Matters Conference

September 22, 2015

AARP Wisconsin’s Money Matters Conference is a morning of FREE, no-strings-attached financial workshops and more designed to equip you with practical tools and resources to turn your dreams into real possibilities. Also offered are one-on-one meetings with: Local financial planning experts Benefits specialists Credit report counselors Because space is limited, RSVPs are required and can be submitted online here. A complimentary continental breakfast will be offered. Interfaith … Continue reading AARP Wisconsin: Money Matters Conference »


Lifetime Art Competition Opening Celebration

May 30, 2015

The Lifetime Art Competition grand opening will be held on Saturday, May 30th at the Intercontinental’s Gallerie “M” from 6-8 p.m. All the winning artwork will be on display. Admission is free. Click here for the full schedule.


Pearls of Wisdom Celebration

May 14, 2015

Join us and special guest John McGivern for our 10th Annual Pearls of Wisdom Celebration at the Milwaukee Art Museum. Pearls of Wisdom celebrates the tremendous work that Interfaith does in our community. For more details, including how to purchase tickets online, visit the Pearls of Wisdom registration page.


Hart Park Senior Center Closed

Hart Park Senior Center will be closed this week for cleaning and annual maintenance.


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