Project Overview (PDF)
2nd Funding Cycle Impact Award
Project Start Date: July 1, 2006
Project End Date: June 30, 2009
Original Award Amount: $450,000
Adjusted Award Amount: $433,344*
Project Goal Statement: Milwaukee Cares will substantially improve the health status of uninsured residents of Milwaukee County by providing appropriate access to free episodic, primary and specialty care; hospital services; and medication through the creation of a voluntary network of physicians, health professionals, hospitals and pharmaceutical services.
*In 2009 award amounts, based on the remaining budget, were adjusted to reflect the decline in endowment asset value due to the downturn in the economy.