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Member News

Member News is the place were DMI members can share newsworthy announcements on the DMI website. Submissions include upcoming events, award recognitions, employee promotions, and much more. Check out what's happening with DMI members below!

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To make a submission online, please use the Member News Submission Form

General News

Posted on 11/19/2018
Check out United Way's game, Dane Changers, and start playing today. As you enter the virtual world of Dane County by choosing a town, city or suburb, you will notice recognizable buildings, engage with different residents, and race against the clock to make Dane County a great place to live for all!


Posted on 11/19/2018
Join Overture Center for the Arts for Frostiball on Saturday, January 26th starting at 8:30pm! Enjoy sumptuous appetizers and desserts, dancing, craft cocktails, Spotlight Silent Auction and a Hamilton at Overture Ticket Raffle - all while supporting the state's largest nonprofit arts organization, Overture Center for the Arts. Interested in a table or VIP Tickets, contact to secure yours today! For more info, click here.

Posted on 11/19/2018
A unique partnership between Madison Eats’ Food Tours and Goodwill of South Central Wisconsin (SCWI), is creating a new way to look at #GivingTuesday. The two organizations have created a unique mobile food crawl on Tuesday, November 27th from 6-10pm to highlight local restaurants that are committed to creating a truly inclusive workplace. To purchase tickets and for more information, click here.

Posted on 11/19/2018
Join Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin on Friday, December 7th at 8pm for the 6th annual WINTERSONG -  an indie acoustic holiday harvest to benefit Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin. For more info, click here.

Posted on 11/19/2018
Celebrate the season with a festive happy hour at Augie’s Tavern every Friday in December before Christmas. Join The Edgewater from 5-7pm for a drink from their winter cocktail menu, Augie’s bites and carolers from Capital City Theatre. For more info, click here.

Posted on 11/19/2018
RMR Wealth Advisors is offering a free presentation called Social Security and Your Retirement Strategy that will be held at the East Side Club on Tuesday, November 27th from 2:30-5:30pm. Enjoy hors d'oeuvres and cocktails during and following the presentation. Please register in advance by calling RMR Wealth Advisors at (608) 663-7676 or you may send an email to

Posted on 11/19/2018
Join the Madison Area Sports Commission and ESPN Madison for the next Morning Sports Report, featuring Former Badgers to Big Ten Analysts: Their Stories and Insight on BTN and Beyond, on Tuesday, December 18th from 7:45-9am at HotelRED. For more info and to register, click here.

Posted on 10/30/2018
Join The Beacon on Tuesday, December 4th at The Slyvee for The Beacon and Eggs Breakfast! Hear guest, volunteer and staff stories and see how The Beacon is moving people who are homeless into jobs and housing. Please register online by November 26th. 

Posted on 10/8/2018
Get tickets for How I Became a Pirate at the Children's Theater of Madison. A musical adventure filled with a treasure-trove of songs, pirates and plenty of pirate jokes! Shows are running from February 16th to March 2nd. Click here for more details. 

Posted on 10/8/2018
Get tickets for A Christmas Carol at the Children's Theater of Madison. Step back in time to Victorian England with one of Madison's most treasured family traditions. Shows are running from December 8th to December 23rd. Click here for more details. 


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Employee Promotions/Changes

Posted on 11/9/2018
The Academy seeks a proactive, detail-oriented Marketing and Event Assistant with a positive attitude and passion for cultural and educational non-profit work to join the team at the Wisconsin Academy, a Madison-based nonprofit that develops and shares transformative Wisconsin ideas across the sciences, arts, and letters.
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