Resources. Peer Support. Social Events. Awareness. Changing lives!
Spina Bifida Wisconsin, Ltd (SBWIS) is a charitable organization with 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status. SBWIS operates independently from other national or state Spina Bifida organizations. SBWIS includes infants, children and adults with Spina Bifida, as well as parents, guardians, family, friends, healthcare providers, and other supporters. Since 1987, SBWIS has been dedicated to helping families emotionally, educationally, and financially.
Welcome new member Terron, Jr. It was fun to see Rose, Jeremiah, Oliver and Ella at clinic.
SAVE the DATE for the GripItRipItSipIt Golf Outing on June 22, 2018. Click HERE to register or sponsor this event.
SAVE the DATE for the Strike Up Some Fun bowling event with the Journey of Hope North team riders on July 22, 2018. Click HERE to register for this event.
SAVE the DATE for Sprint for Spina Bifida on August 11, 2018 at Greenfield Park! Come help us celebrate Sprint's 25th anniversary! Click HERE for race page registration.
member of the month:
June Member of the Month is Danny B. Danny is 23 years old and is busy every day of the week. He spends time volunteering for several organizations like a hospital, a manufacturing company and several small non-profits. He finds his volunteer work very rewarding because it gives him meaningful ways to spend his time helping others. Danny is passionate about baseball, watching Packer games, working on the computer and traveling. Danny spends his free time using his home gym and he loves time with his family. Danny loves the Brewers and currently has the goal of attending an away game each year in a different city - last year it was Minneapolis, MN. This year it's TWO places. Cincinnati and Washington DC. GO BREWERS! Danny is the host of our annual Danny's Golf Outing - this year on June 7th!
SBWIS WISHES TO Thank these donors:
Sprint Sponsors: Dominiczak Therapy, Ewald Chevy-Buick, Wells Fargo, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Coloplast, Mraz Import Automotive, WaterStone Bank and NewMobility
Ongoing donations from UnitedHealth Group, Aurora Health Care Caregivers,YourCause LLC Trustee for Thrivent Financial, Ameriprise Financial, Inc. and JC Penny employees.
Ziemann Foundation, Inc
Lives changeD In 2018:
17 new members joined SBWIS
16 people through adaptive recreation funding for things like adaptive ski equipment, a bike, wheelchair basketball program and swim lessons
20 families through family fund assistance for kitchen modifications, medical expenses, and travel related to child's care
3 people through scholarships for higher education in memory of Mary Ann Potts
6 people through Toddlers on the Move
15 people through Campership funding to attend many different kinds of camps