Westown’s Team Up to Clean Up

16 total hours spent collecting litter

$20,401Raised of $25,000

Help keep our neighborhood clean & green

We all do spring cleaning at home, so why not extend it to our downtown streets? Whether you live, work or play in Westown, it is all of our responsibility to keep the neighborhood looking its best. That’s why Westown Association is calling on community members to Team Up to Clean Up on Saturday, April 17.

Ahead of Earth day, we’re asking residents, employees and stakeholders to spend part of the day collecting litter throughout Westown in an effort to make our neighborhood shine. Additionally, this event will serve as a fundraiser for the organization, so volunteers are asked to seek pledges for their clean up efforts, with donations directly supporting Westown Association’s mission of creating a more vibrant downtown neighborhood.

Why Donate?

Donations will directly support our efforts to promote, program and enhance our neighborhood. Our organization produces community events such as Milwaukee’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade, the Westown Farmers’ Market and River Rhythms, all of which were canceled in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. These events generate 50% of the organization’s revenue, and with the expected slow return of large public gatherings, we are in need of new ways to raise critical funds.

Your involvement not only helps the neighborhood look more beautiful, but will also help Westown Association continue its important mission.

Four lucky donors will receive a $50 gift card to a Westown business! To be entered in the drawing, share your name, email address and phone number when you make your donation. Winners will be randomly selected and contacted on April 21 by email.

What We Do

Westown Association is a non-profit business association focused on championing the economic and social development in the Westown neighborhood. As an organization, we work hard to promote, program and enhance our neighborhood through special events, business outreach and economic development initiatives that help build a thriving downtown community.

Our bustling downtown neighborhood is nestled in the central business district west of the Milwaukee River. With many attractions including Historic Old World Third Street, The Brewery, the Milwaukee Riverwalk, professional sporting events, major cultural institutions and more, you’ll surely find no shortage of dining, entertainment and hotels.

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St. James Historic Court Apartments donated $150

St. James Court Historic Apartments is proud to support Westown's Team Up to Clean Up event!

5 months ago

Allan E Skodowski donated $100 to Richard Hawkins

5 months ago

Tina Roth donated $35 to Michael Kenney

Way to go Mike and Paula !! Love ya both !!

5 months ago

New Land Enterprises donated $510 to New Land Enterprises

5 months ago

Mark Lukasick donated $50 to Michael Kenney

Good luck Mike & Paula!

5 months ago