Madison365 Week in Review for November 26


    Here are our most popular stories of the week, brought to you by Community Shares of Wisconsin.

    Mentoring Positives is seeking community support to outfit its new commercial kitchen.




    The Boys and Girls Club of Dane County is accepting donations of gifts for children until December 2.




    Dane County food pantries report record demand and lower donations.




    The Odyssey Project is fundraising to buy books for families.




    The Madison chapter of Urban League Young Professionals will celebrate its 10th anniversary at a gala event December 17.




    Madison’s CARES team sent mental health workers instead of police to 935 calls in its first year.




    A new book chronicles more than 100 years of drag history in Milwaukee.




    CUES president John Pembroke passed away unexpectedly at the age of 55.




    Fitchburg alder Julia Arata-Fratta placed neighborhood revitalization as her top priority as she runs for mayor.




    Wisconsin’s Austin Gomez was named NCAA wrestler of the week.

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