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County Executive praises The Sharing Center’s work with flood relief grants

Kenosha County Executive Jim Kreuser released the following statement Wednesday regarding flood relief efforts administered by The Sharing Center in Trevor: Kenosha County Executive Jim Kreuser is praising the work of the Sharing Center, which this week awarded $49,000 in grants to 13 families that were affected by the July flooding that devastated portions of the county. These […]

Kenosha County 4H clubs to stuff a bus for The Sharing Center on Nov. 4

Kenosha County 4-H clubs will be making a group effort to Stuff A Bus full of needed items for the Sharing Center on Saturday, Nov. 4. The Jolly Green Giant III will be parked at Target in Pleasant Prairie from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 4-H members will be accepting new items of coats, boots, gloves, snow […]

The Sharing Center starts 2017 school supply drive

Here is a news release from The Sharing Center about its annual school supply drive: With support from local donors, Sharing Center, Inc. in Western Kenosha County kicks off the back-to-school season with their annual school supply drive and giveaway. Each year the Center strives to give each child a backpack and the supplies they need […]

The Sharing Center Roast of Paul Gagliardi coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Friends, colleagues and family members roasted Paddock Lake based attorney Paul Gagliardi Saturday all in good humor and for the benefit for The Sharing Center. The Sharing Center is Western Kenosha County’s resources center providing food pantry and other services. Gagliardi is currently president of the center’s Board of directors. The program for the night included […]

The Sharing Center to host roast of Paul Gagliardi as fundraiser on April 1

The Sharing Center will celebrate Paul Gagliardi and his longstanding service in the community with a good humored roast from 6 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, April 1 at Casa Capri, 2129 Birch Road, Kenosha. Enjoy h’orderves & desserts, a cash bar, wine raffles, 50/50’s, and much more, in the spirit of April Fool’s Day. […]

Registration, donations open for programs at The Sharing Center

Each year, The Sharing Center is able to make the holidays a little brighter by providing gifts for eligible families in Western Kenosha County. Last year through the generous support of community members and organizations, nearly 400 children received warm clothes, shoes, boots, coats, blankets, and educational gifts. These supporters are lovingly referred to as […]

The Sharing Center offers guidance on food donations

The Sharing Center, Western Kenosha County’s Resource Center and Food Pantry located in Trevor, offers the following information to community groups contemplating food drives at this time of year: Community groups and social organizations often host food drives to fill local food pantry shelves this time of year. By keeping a few simple tips in mind, you can […]

Sharing Center annual school supply give-away underway

With support from local donors, Sharing Center, Inc. in Western Kenosha County kicks off the back-to-school season with its annual school supply give-away Each year we strive to give each child a backpack, Payless Shoe card, and the supplies they need for academic success. Supplies are available for pick up now, for those members of our […]

Kenosha Community Foundation awards grants to Western Kenosha County organizations

The Kenosha Community Foundation awarded 29 grants totaling $89,610 to non-profit organizations and projects serving Kenosha County residents. The Foundation awarded grants to 19 different non-profit groups. Among these, the Foundation awarded three grants to the Sharing Center in Trevor: From the Foundation’s pool of Unrestricted funds to support shelter supervision and case management activities. From the Outboard […]

Senior Dining at The Sharing Center changes time

The Senior Dining program at The Sharing Center has changed its time to to 11:30 a.m. (Time corrected — DH) Monday, Wednesday and Friday. The Senior Dining program offers tasty, nutritious meals to persons age 60+, 3 days a week. Kenosha Area Family and Aging Services (KAFASI), in partnership with The Sharing Center, offer this Senior Dining location […]

Western Kenosha County Transit offering free rides to The Sharing Center

Note: Western Kenosha County Transit is a sponsor. — DH The Sharing Center, in partnership with Western Kenosha Transit, is proud to offer free rides to and from The Sharing Center. The Sharing Center is Western Kenosha County’s Resource Center and Food Pantry located in Trevor, providing basic needs and empowering people in their […]

Silver Lake considers donation for The Sharing Center

A proposal by Silver Lake village President Bruce Nopenz that the village consider a cash donation to The Sharing Center in Trevor met with little support and one trustee calling such an action illegal. But Nopenz said he will have the village attorney look into the legality of the matter before he lets it drop. Nopenz, […]

Bristol, Salem, Riverview, Randall, Trevor-Wilmot students collect socks for The Sharing Center clients

Spring of 2015 brought new ideas for Red Ribbon Week in schools across Western Kenosha County. County school counselors met with Sharon Pomaville, the executive director of The Sharing Center, which is Western Kenosha County’s Food Pantry and Resource Center. Pomaville indicated that food and nutrition are a primary need throughout the year, but during the winter months there […]

Salem to send $10,000 to The Sharing Center

The Salem Town Board voted unanimously Tuesday to send a $10,000 donation to local relief agency The Sharing Center. The action came at a special Town Board meeting. The donation was initiated and approved by electors at the April 2014 annual town meeting in a 53-3 vote. The funds were included in the 2015 budget. […]

Bring food items for The Sharing Center to Wilmot vs. Central football game & get in free

The Sharing Center in Trevor is in desperate need of filling their shelves and trying to prepare for the upcoming Thanksgiving baskets. They are asking if the Wilmot and Central High School communities can bring the following items to Friday night’s Central vs. Wilmot varsity football game on Oct. 9 at 7 p.m., at Wilmot: Peanut butter and […]

The Sharing Center seeking sponsors for holiday programs

The Sharing Center is currently seeking sponsors to “adopt” children this holiday season. Secret Shoppers and Center children are paired anonymously, with shoppers providing a child’s most basic identified needs, and a gift. When shopping for and deciding how many children you can sponsor, keep in mind that your kindness may be the only holiday gifts […]

Registration underway for holiday gifts for children through The Sharing Center

Registration is underway for income qualified families interested in receiving holiday gifts for children through the Sharing Center.  Applications will be accepted from Sept. 9-Nov. 20. By signing up for before Nov. 20, families can provide a wish list of their child’s greatest needs. Children birth through high school (including homeschool and online students), or […]

The Sharing Center receives donation from AT&T Wisconsin

AT&T Wisconsin recently announced today a $2,250 donation to The Sharing Center to support its food pantry and community emergency resource program. The Sharing Center provides a helping hand to those living in Western Kenosha County by providing food, household items and education in an environment of respect and dignity. “Our mission is to help […]

The Sharing Center receives grants from Kenosha Community Foundation

The Kenosha Community Foundation has awarded 35 grants to 26 different non-profit organizations serving Kenosha County residents. In total, the Community Foundation distributed $97,500 in grants – a five percent increase from the grant distribution in June 2013. (Last year, the Foundation awarded 33 grants to 26 different organizations totaling $92,360.). Awards this year included: […]

Twin Lakes area school supply drive under way

A school supply drive is being held in the Twin Lakes area. The goal of the effort is to help to make sure that all children served by The Sharing Center return to school this fall with the essential gear for learning. Providing these items for the children in the community will help to encourage […]

Healthy Food Drive set for July 27

A group of volunteers is hosting a Healthy Food Drive in Kenosha County to support the Sharing Center, which provides food to families and other local food shelters. The food drive will take place Sunday, July 27, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Richter’s Marketplace in Twin Lakes. Ideas for items to donate include: Fruits and […]

Salem electors approve $10,000 donation to The Sharing Center

Salem town electors authorized the Salem Town Board to give $10,000 to The Sharing Center food pantry and resource center, located in Trevor. The nearly unanimous vote took place at Tuesday’s annual spring electors meeting. Last year, electors authorized the board to give $5,000 to the center. This year, Tim Squier of Trevor moved to […]

The Sharing Center receives grant from AT&T Wisconsin

AT&T Wisconsin has announced a $2,250 donation to The Sharing Center to support its food pantry and community emergency resource program. The Sharing Center provides a helping hand to those living in Western Kenosha County by providing food, household items and education in an environment of respect and dignity. “Our mission is to help the […]

The Sharing Center hours limited today

Due to the weather, The Sharing Center will be open limited hours on Monday,  from noon to 2 p.m. for any emergency needs, according to an announcement on the center’s website. If you are in need of assistance and are unable to get to the center during these hours, please call 262-298-5535 and leave a […]

Providence students collect clothing for The Sharing Center

Providence Catholic School Student Council and students participated in a special Advent project. Students collected specific clothing items each Friday for three weeks. The collection included: 64 pairs of gloves, 9 scarves, and 73 winter hats. The 146 clothing items were donated to the Trevor Sharing Center

Stateline Wildcats Wrestling Club collects money for The Sharing Center

Stateline Wildcats Wrestling Club hosted a pre-season tournament recently. The group did not charge admission, but instead asked for donations for The Sharing Center. That resulted in 388 pounds of food being brought to the center, which is located in Trevor and serves all of Western Kenosha County. Click here for more information about Stateline […]

Wilmot UHS Project Feed the Way to provide for over 100 families

Wilmot Union High School collected enough food with its  Project Feed the Way to allow over 100 families to receive complete Thanksgiving meals and an additional two weeks worth of food from The Sharing Center. Items collected by students included potatoes, gravy, canned vegetables, stuffing, as well as money for pies, turkeys, and chickens. The following […]

United Way Day of Caring volunteers help out at The Sharing Center, Westosha Senior Center

United Way of Kenosha County Day of Caring volunteers were in Western Kenosha County helping with hands-on community service projects Saturday. At The Sharing Center in Trevor, volunteers were engaged in a number of cleaning projects as well as picking produce from the center’s garden. At the Westosha Senior Center in Bristol, volunteers could be […]

Senior Dining to provide noon meals at The Sharing Center

Senior Dining, administered by Kenosha Area Family and Aging Services, is now providing noon-time meals to those 60 and over and their spouse at The Sharing Center in Trevor (25700 Wilmot Road). The meal site is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday for service. Reservations are required by 10:30 the day before by calling 262-948-9890. There […]

The Sharing Center seeking help Monday for backpacks

The Sharing Center will be putting its back-to-school backpacks together Monday morning at 10 am. Six to 10 volunteers are needed for two hours to help with the task. If you are available, please arrive at 10 a.m. for all the fun. The Sharing Center is located at 25700 Wilmot Road, Trevor.

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