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FAQ's

How is WINS for Children funded?
We are financed with blended city, state and federal funds matched with new public and private sources of support. 

Where is WINS for Children located?
We are located in Lindsay Heights at North Division High School, which is located at 1011 W. Center Street, Milwaukee, WI 53206


Which cities and neighborhoods does WINS for Children support in Wisconsin?
Currently we are serving the Lindsay Heights Neighborhood in the city of Milwaukee.

What does WINS do?
WINS is the convening organization of the Lindsay Heights Children's Success Coalition (LHCSC) and exists to assist the LHCSC in setting and reaching annual outcomes and goals aimed at increasing student achievement in Lindsay Heights. WINS aligns resources internal and external to Lindsay Heights to progress the Lindsay Heights Quality of Life Plan and increase the quality of services in the neighborhood related to academic achievement.

What services does WINS for Children provide?
None. WINS for Children is not a service provider. Instead, WINS supports the work of the LHCSC and creates and convenes networks of schools and service providers to increase the consistency and quality of services available in Lindsay Heights, with the ultimate goal of augmenting student achievement in the neighborhood.

Who benefits from the work of WINS for Children?
WINS for Children aims to benefit all children, youth, and young adults ranging in age from 0-25 years who live in or attend school in the Lindsay Heights neighborhood.


How do I find out more about the Lindsey Heights schools partnered with WINS for Children?
Links to our partner schools can be found here:
Brown Street Academy
Gwen T. Jackson
Hopkins-Lloyd
Milwaukee College Prep - Lloyd St. Campus
North Division High School
Shalom High School
Young Leaders Academy - Lloyd St. Campus

 
How do I find out more about the Lindsay Heights youth-serving agencies partnered with WINS for Children?
Links to our partner organizations can be found here:
Boys and Girls Club of Greater Milwaukee
City Year Milwaukee
COA Youth and Family Centers
Neu-Life Community Resource Center
Operation Dream
Running Rebels
Walnut Way Conservation Corps
YMCA of Metropolitan Milwaukee

Where can I find out more about WINS for Children's recent work?
We encourage you to download our 2012 Annual Report to learn more about our work over the last year.

Who do I contact for more information about WINS for Children?

For more information please contact the Program Site Director at 414-267-5186