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Date(s) - October 12, 2023
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

War Memorial Center

Event Details

Location: War Memorial Center
750 North Lincoln Memorial Drive
Memorial Hall (3rd Floor)
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Complimentary Parking
Receive Voucher at Check-in
5:30pm: Reception & Heavy Hors d’oeuvres
6:15-8:00pm: Program
This event will be hosted in-person
and there is no streaming option

COVID-19 Safety Precautions: The health and safety of our guests is our top priority. Face coverings are optional for all individuals. 
Attendees should self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms and not attend the event if experiencing any. Guests should not attend if they have a positive test for COVID-19 in the past 10 days prior to the event. 
Guest Speaker:
Sarah Jenkins

Outreach and Education Programs
Metropolitan Milwaukee
Fair Housing Council
Fair Housing 
Creating Choice and Opportunity

Sarah recently joined Metropolitan Milwaukee Fair Housing Council and manages the organization’s efforts to raise awareness of fair housing rights across the community. Prior to joining MMFHC, Sarah served as the Director of Public Policy and Community Engagement for The Fair Housing Center in Toledo, Ohio from 2015 – 2022.


In this role, Sarah played a lead role in advocacy efforts to advance equitable housing policies. She also managed the organization’s outreach activities by conducting fair housing presentations for community groups and housing professionals, handling media relations, maintaining the organization’s online presence, and developing community partnerships.


Prior to working in fair housing, Sarah worked for the Lucas County Commissioners office where she gained experience in government relations, and at United Way of Greater Toledo, where she coordinated major events, assisted with marketing and community engagement activities, and supported donor data and relationship management. She also gained media experience working in news graphics production at WTOL-TV. Sarah earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Filmmaking from Syracuse University.


Event Agenda:

  • A Year In Review

  • JFS Programs Update

  • Client Stories

  • JFS Financial Position

  • Introduction of JFS Board of Directors

  • Donor Appreciation

  • JFS Housing Accomplishments

  • JFS Housing Financial Position

  • Introduction of JFS Housing Board of Directors

  • Community Impact



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