An Evening with Gov. Martin J. Schreiber

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Learning, Coping and Surviving as an Alzheimer’s Caregiver
An Evening with Former Wisconsin Governor Martin J. Schreiber

Picture2Tuesday, June 20th
The Residence at Milwaukee Catholic Home
2462 N Prospect Ave

A fundraiser for the Alzheimer’s Association as part of National Alzheimer’s Awareness Day

Join former Wisconsin Gov. Martin J. Schreiber as he shares lessons from his more-than 10-year journey as a caregiver for his wife, Elaine, who lives with Alzheimer’s disease. Gov. Schreiber will candidly describe his challenges and missteps, and highlight how compassion and humor provide comfort to both caregiver and the person with dementia. His raw honesty and practical advice will inspire other caregivers to find patience, courage and love as they climb the Alzheimer’s mountain.


4:30 pm: Cocktails and Dinner with Governor Schreiber

The Residence Private Dining Room
Cost: $50/person
Space is limited to 24, so please RSVP as soon as possible to Amy O’Connor at 414.220.3214 or

7:00 pm: “My Two Elaines” – Talk by Governor Schreiber
The Astor Room
Free and open to all
Cash bar open starting at 6:30 pm