Jefferson County Chapter 

Join our network of around 30 women invested in empowering nonprofits and improving their communities. No committees, no fundraising, no event planning, but in the span of one hour, approximately $2,000.00 is raised to support our local charities.

Membership Levels
Basic $50.00 per quarter (contribute to main charity only)
Premium $100.00 per quarter ($50 to each charity)
Executive $200 per quarter ($100 to each charity)

Upcoming Meetings

Thursday, August 18th, 2022, 6-8pm

Sunshine Brewery Company
121 S. Main St. Lake Mills 

  • Social hour from 6:00-7:00
  • Presentations from 7:00-8:00 PM
  • Food and Drinks available for purchase

On August 18th, we will hear from:

  • Heroes for Heroes
    Karen Lanser – Founder
    Heroes for Heroes is a nonprofit with a grand mission to raise funds in an effort to assist Veterans with getting service dogs at NO COST as well as educate and advocate for PTSD.

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Central WI
    Kristin Kaczmarek – Community-Based Enrollment Specialist
    BBBS provides one-to-one mentoring that will help the youth reach their full potential.

  • Past Grant Recipient – Sue Madecky from The Dave Gallup Foundation
    A women’s supported sober living home

Any member may nominate a charity in Jefferson County that serves the
under-resourced and is a designated 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

For more information, contact Laura Pennington:
847-295-8466 or laurapennington@charter.net

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Jefferson County

Youth mentoring programming

Boys and Girls Club of Fort Atkinson

Serving youth in the Fort Atkinson community


Christmas Neighbors of Jefferson County

Bringing the joy of Christmas to communities in Jefferson

Club 55 Lake Mills Senior Center

Support and activities for community members aged 55 and over

Community Dental Clinic

Provides basic dental health services to uninsured

Crossroads House of Watertown


Food Pantry of Lake Mills

Provide a variety of food to those in need, in a respectful environment

Haus of Peace

A safe environment for families in need

Jefferson County Literacy Council

Building Strong Communities through Literacy

Jefferson County Veterans Foundation

Provides aid and assistance to local veterans

Lake Mills EMS

Providing around-the-clock quality emergency care


PADA – People Against Domestic & Sexual Abuse

Assisting victims and educating the community

Rainbow Hospice Care

Provides in-home and inpatient care services for terminally ill patients


Recovery Support Center

Support for those struggling with addiction

Rock River Free Clinic

Free clinic caring for those with no health insurance

Safe Families

Protecting children from potential neglect or abuse arising from a crisis

Studio 84

A creative focus on the abilities through the Arts. They specialize in the creative and vocational development of people with disabilities including those with Autism, Down Syndrome.

St. Vincent De Paul – Lake Mills

Offering person-to-person service to those who are needy

Tomorrow’s Hope

Providing help for those in our community affected by life-limiting illnesses

May 2022

Dave Gallup Foundation

August 2021


May 2021

Family Promise of Waukesha County
c/0 Denise Halloran’s Jefferson County Furniture Fund

$500 Grant to God Touch Ministries

November 2020

Dave Gallup Foundation
Haus of Peace
Adoration Abode

September 2020

Adoration Abode

August 2020

Real Hope Community Church
Lake Mills Emergency Medical Services Inc.
Haus of Peace

June 2020

Lake Mill Emergency Medical Services Inc.
Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin

May 2020

Crossroads House of Watertown
Angels Among Us Thrift Store
Rock River Community Clinic
Jefferson County Cancer Coalution
Haus of Peace

March 2020

Dave Gallup Foundation
Jefferson County Literary Council
Real Hope Community Church

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Make Your Quarterly Contribution

If you are unable to attend, the group still depend on your donation commitment to the selected charity. Please be sure to make your contribution by sending a check with another member to the meeting, or mailing a check immediately after the meeting. You can also make a payment to the selected charity through our Community Purse Giving Fund at the National Christian Foundation by clicking the button below.

*Please note: We request that a $1.50 handling fee be added for online credit card donations ($51.50).
For account transfer donations, there is no fee.


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Check out photos from our recent meetings!