ABLE featured on 88Nine radio segment!

ABLE got selected as one of 88Nine's "Meet the Need: 50 organizations for a Better Milwaukee". Here's a brief audio segment they play about us: http://www.radiomilwaukee.org/able/ablebringing-braille-and-audio-books-our-communitymeet-need-2011

CBS 58 News to feature ABLE volunteer of the year Audrey Hemmer this Saturday night

Those of you in the Milwaukee area, turn on your TV this Saturday night. We were interviewed by CBS 58 News for their Making Milwaukee Great Segment. This will air Sept. 3rd on the 10:00 P.M. news, we get a 2 minute segment. The story will be about the work…Read More

ABLE Executive Director recognized in Shorewood Now

ABLE Executive Director, Cheryl Orgas, was recently featured in Shorewood Now for the award she received from her alma mater, Lawrence University. She received the George B. Walter Service to Society Award, which is given to alumni who best exemplify the…Read More

ABLE Executive Director to receive Service to Society Award

ABLE Executive Director, Cheryl Orgas, to receive the 2011 George B. Walter '36 Service to Society Award this Saturday, June 11, from the Lawrence University Alumni Association. The award recognizes Lawrence University Alumni who "best exemplify the ideals of…Read More

More good news: Another ABLE Volunteer wins Award

ABLE volunteer Audrey Hemmer will get the Milwaukee Volunteer Center's "Inspire by Example" award this year. With 18,000+ volunteer hours over 30 years, and over 60,000 pages of braille, wow, does she deserve it!

ABLE volunteer and board member Cheri McGrath to receive USPS award

The US Postal Service is honoring Women’s History Month by recognizing 15 women in the Milwaukee area for outstanding achievements. Cheri McGrath, volunteer and board member for Audio & Braille Literacy Enhancement (ABLE), will be honored this year for…Read More

Classical Pianist Hwaen Ch'uqi to perform in Milwaukee this Sunday with the Marquette University Symphony Orchestra

A native of Peru and blind since birth, Hwaen Ch’uqi has become an elite, international classical pianist. Here’s the press release from Marquette, and below that, a bio of Mr. Ch’uqi which I found online. Piano virtuoso featured at upcoming Marquette…Read More
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