Cream City Association Foundation Inc

Rating: 4.29 stars   7 reviews

Issues: Civil Rights, LGBTQ, Philanthropy

Location: 759 N. Milwaukee Street Suite 212 Milwaukee WI 53202 USA

Mission:

Cream City Foundation serves as a catalyst for social change on behalf of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) communities in southeastern Wisconsin.

To achieve our mission, the Cream City Foundation:

• Mobilizes philanthropic resources

• Funds initiatives that target system-level change, taking into account race, class, gender and age.


Geographic areas served: southeastern Wisconsin
Programs: Analyzes the needs of the LGBT communities, includes convening of leaders and stakeholders. Grant committee determines and solicits applications to address need and  that appropriate programs are funded.
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EIN 39-1416063
414.225.0244
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Rating: 5 stars  

20 people found this review helpful

Cream City Foundation has been a great asset to our community - providing visibility, funding and leadership in the LGBT and allied community. The formation of QShare LGBT Business group is just one example of the great (and creative!) work they do.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

creating of QShare

What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

meeting donors and other people in the community

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

fun!

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2009-1-01

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Rating: 1 stars  

1 person found this review helpful

I am a former donor. I no longer give money to this organization as it does not give clear guidelines for who they will or will not give a grant to. I prefer to give my money directly to the organizations that serve the LGBT Community.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

In the past this organization helped seed the current Milwaukee LGBT community.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Give money to LGBT organizations that provided needed programs to the community.

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

Rude

Ways to make it better...

there was less public hostility towards other LGBT organizations in Milwaukee.

In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...

One thing I'd also say is that...

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2009-1-01

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Rating: 5 stars  

23 people found this review helpful

CCF has done great work over the years, helping small start up organizations keep going with funding they may not have been able to get elsewhere. i've beemn to many of their events and am grateful that CCF has such great community-wide support

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

the organizatinos CCF helps

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

continue CCF on its present course

What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

the assistance CCF provides

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

enthusiastic and grateful

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

better build milwaukee's lgbt organizatinos' capacities

Ways to make it better...

...can't think of anything negative, here

In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...

the poor economy

One thing I'd also say is that...

CCF has been a sustaining force in or community

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2009-2-01

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Rating: 5 stars  

21 people found this review helpful

Really finds creative ways to create change in the LGBT community! From GayNeighbor.org, QShareBusiness.org, and its efforts to impact LGBT Youth Homelessness - not to mention it's true caring of donor stewardship! Cream City Rocks!

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

increased funding for LGBT youth, business outreach to LGBT groups, and friendly neighbors!

What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

Staff!

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

Friendly, professional and respectful.

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

change the world!

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2009-5-01

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