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Net proceeds of Rock the Green benefit various environmental organizations in Milwaukee including the Urban Ecology Center and The Park People of Milwaukee County.
The Urban Ecology Center (UEC), which operates Environmental Community Centers in Milwaukee’s Riverside and Washington Parks has become a “home-grown” national model for urban environmental education. Serving over 60,000 visitors a year the UEC is known as a standard bearer for green living in the City. Rock the Green will help support and grow children’s education programs for underserved youth.
The Park People of Milwaukee County (TPP) provides eduction and public involvement in decision making concerning our parks through their mission: Citizen Stewardship of Milwaukee County Parks. Members have raised monies for public projects including historical preservation, public art restoration, parks improvements and public tree planting.
In addition, team members frequently accept speaking engagements to share our mission, goals and knowledge with relevant organizations.