STAFF PICK OF JANUARY

WISCAP chooses ‘Big Hunger’ for the staff pick of January. Food banks and food pantries were meant to be a stopgap measure, but manufacturing jobs never came back, recession followed, and the “emergency food system” became an industry.  In Big Hunger,…

WISCAP IS MOVING

As of January 1, 2018, WISCAP’s new address will be: 30 W. Mifflin St. Suite 406 Madison, WI 53703 The new office is right on the Capitol Square on the 4th floor! We are looking forward to the move and…

STAFF PICK OF DECEMBER

WISCAP recognizes James Agee’s birthday with our ‘December Staff Pick’ of his classic “Let Us Now Praise Famous Men.” You can order your own copy and benefit WISCAP through Amazon Smiles! All you have to do is go to smile.amazon.com,…

#GIVINGTUESDAY

Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving following Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday. It helps kick off the charitable giving season and it is fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. #Giving Tuesday has become a movement…

STAFF PICK OF NOVEMBER

WISCAP staff has chosen Michael Gillette’s book, Launching the War on Poverty: An Oral History, as staff pick of November. The book’s synopsis is below: “Head Start, Job Corps, Foster Grandparents, College Work-Study, VISTA, Community Action, and the Legal Services…

GREAT LAKES GREAT APPLE CRUNCH

WISCAP participated in the Great Lakes Great Apple Crunch because we support Wisconsin farmers, healthy food and growing connections between urban and rural communities. The Great Lakes Great Apple Crunch is a way in which Great Lakes states of Minnesota, Wisconsin,…