2024 Poverty Matters Conference

October 9 & 10, 2024
WISCAP turns 50 this year! To celebrate with us at our 2024 Poverty Matters Conference held at the beautiful Blue Harbor Resort!

WISCAP’s 50th Anniversary

Join us to share strategies & trends, network and achieve a
better understanding of how low-income individuals, families and communities can work together to promote economic opportunity.

Hotel Information

The WISCAP Room block is available until August 8th

Blue Harbor Resort

725 Blue Harbor Drive, Sheboygan, WI

Standard Room $160 per night.


Get Involved!

Submit a Workshop Proposal

Consider presenting at the Poverty Matters! Conference. Workshop proposals are accepted until  July 15th.


Award Nomination

Nominate an individual or organization for the Herb Kohl Helping Hand and the Courage Award. Be sure to submit your award nomination by July 31!

Host an Exhibit

Connect with 250-300 peers and share your best practices or resources. Exhibts include one registration, your company logo on all the marketing materials and a six foot table in our exhibit hall.

Sharmain Harris

A look back to our 2023 Keynote Author Sharmain Harris! Stay tuned for our 2024 Keynote.

Charlicia Brown

2023 WISCAP Courage Award Winner

Cynthia Eggleston

Congratulation to our 2023 Herb Kohl Helping Hands Award Winner!

Thank You To Our Partners

Become a Sponsor

WISCAP is Wisconsin’s official, and only, statewide network of poverty fighting agencies. Alongside our members, our network is responsible for operating food banks and pantries, homeless and domestic violence shelters, Headstart and early childhood programs, and many, many more. With over six decades of documented impact, our members do it all to make Wisconsin a better place to live.