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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 westofthei.com 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.

Boy Scout Eagle project collecting bike for new Sharing Center program

Alexander Nelson, a Boy Scout from Salem Troop 328, is organizing a bike drive for The Sharing Center. Nelson is collecting used, adult bikes in good working condition. The bikes will be used to start a free-rental program for the The Sharing Center clients who do not have other transportation. You can drop off bikes Saturday, […]

4-H Horse Project makes donation to The Sharing Center

The Kenosha County 4-H Horse Project held their Annual Tack Sale on March 23 at Bristol Grade School. The admission was $2 or 2 non-perishable food items to be donated to the The Sharing Center in Trevor. Recently the food items and a sizable check were proudly delivered to Linda Lozano, Sharing Center Food Pantry/Client Coordinator […]

Salem electors OK donation to The Sharing Center

Salem electors approved an annual donation of not more than $5,000 to The Sharing Center relief agency, which is headquartered in Trevor. The vote authorizing the donation was 64 yes to 9 no. Before the vote, Sharon Pomaville, the center’s executive director, gave a presentation on the center’s services and its reach in Salem. About […]

Easter Dinner at Local Folks to benefit The Sharing Center

An Easter Dinner Buffet and Fundraiser at Local Folks Restaurant,  39601 – 60th St., Slades Corners, will benefit The Sharing Center in Trevor. The event will take place March 24 from 3 to 7 p.m. Menu will include ham and baked chicken with all the trimmings and dessert. Dinner is $10 per person, $8 for […]

The Sharing Center is open today

The Sharing Center is open today at 2 p.m. for food, the agency announced via its Facebook page this morning. Volunteers are to report at noon.

Area Girl Scouts teaming with The Sharing Center on Easter basket project

Girls Scouts in the Knojie West Service Area and The Sharing Center in Trevor are working together to provide Easter baskets to local families and to help restock the shelves with food items critical to maintaining current needs. In addition to donating the usual basket essentials (candy, toys etc.) the public can help to provide a healthier […]

House with music synced light display also collecting for The Sharing Center

Note: This has been reposted due to a technical problem with the video, which has been corrected now. — DH If you’re looking for some spectacular Christmas lights — and a chance to make a donation to a good cause — you might want to check out the display of the Randy and Julie Batassa household at 24712 118th […]

House with music synced light display also collecting for The Sharing Center

If you’re looking for some spectacular Christmas lights — and a chance to make a donation to a good cause — you might want to check out the display of the Randy and Julie Batassa household at 24712 118th Street, Trevor. The Christmas Light display is synced to music on radio station 106.9 FM. Tune in the station on […]

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