Saber Para La Gente / Knowledge For The People

Project Overview

2nd Funding Cycle Development Award
     Project Start Date: 7/1/2006
     Project End Date: 6/30/2007 No Cost Extension Through: 9/15/2007
     Award Amount:       $50,000

Project Goal Statement: Saber Para La Gente will test an innovative method to enhance the knowledge about Latino health disparities in Wisconsin through qualitative information drawn from descriptions of those who experience them, using theatre as a tool.

 Community Partners:

Primary Community Partner: Marquette University, College of Nursing
Additional community partner organization names:

  • Milwaukee Public Theatre
  • Spanish Centers of Racine, Kenosha and Walworth Inc.
  • Wisconsin Division of Public Health
 Academic Partner:

Primary Academic Partner: Christine Cronk, ScD, Department of Pediatrics

 Project Progress Summary Reports:

Project Progress Report Summary July 2006 - June 2007
Project Final Report Summary

 Affiliated Web Pages:

Marquette University, College of Nursing
Milwaukee Public Theatre

 Project Dissemination Efforts (as reported by project partners)
  • Articles
    • Featured in three articles in Racine and Kenosha newspapers
  • Outreach Materials/Events
    • Developed and distributed flyers promoting the project’s plays
Contact Us

Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program (HWPP)
P: 414.955.4350 | E:

Medical College of Wisconsin
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Milwaukee, WI 53226
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