For all media inquiries, contact:

Cindy Krahenbuhl

Executive Director

cindy@guesthouseofmilwaukee.org

414.750.6820

   09-13-2016

   PRESS RELEASE

Contact: Amy Rowell

amy@guesthouseofmilwaukee.org

414.316.2025

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

OPEN HOUSE & HARVEST FEST

Join the Guest House as we celebrate the completion of our $2.6M renovation and expansion project.

 

MILWAUKEE - On Thursday, September 15, 2016 the Guest House of Milwaukee invites the community to come together as we celebrate the completion of a $2.6M renovation and expansion project with an Open House beginning at 4:00 PM featuring self-guided tours and a brief program at 5:00 PM. Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett, Patrick Dunphy  (Board Chair), Cindy Krahenbuhl (Executive Director), Paul Eberle (Campaign Chair), and Susan Lloyd (Zilber Family Foundation) are scheduled to speak.

 

Additional stakeholders in the project, including representatives from Vetter Denk Architects, Berghammer Construction Corporation, and IFF, are expected to be in attendance. Founded in 1985 Vetter Denk Architects is based upon a belief in thoughtful design, a comprehensive approach and a determination to deliver great architecture and improve lives. Berghammer Construction Corporation is a design/ build contractor that serves clients throughout Southeastern Wisconsin. IFF is a mission-driven lender, real estate consultant, and developer that helps communities thrive by creating opportunities for low-income populations and individuals with disabilities.

 

Immediately following the program will be our traditional Harvest Fest celebrating the growing season of our Cream City Gardens, located directly across the street from the shelter. A complimentary meal will be provided by Black Shoe Hospitality; representing Story Hill BKC, Blue’s Egg, and Maxie’s restaurants. Tours will also resume following the program until 7:00 PM.

 

For more information or to schedule an interview, please contact Amy Rowell.

 

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