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MCFI receives Diversity Champion Award

On Nov. 15, MCFI proudly accepted the Diversity Champion Award, presented by the National Association of African Americans in Human Resources' Milwaukee chapter.

The ceremony was held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel near the airport in Milwaukee.

The award recognizes the efforts within the chapter of those exemplifying leadership in the community.

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The Milwaukee Center for Independence opened its doors in 1938, helping WWII immigrants find jobs — and refuge. Today, our impact is just as compelling. We help people in need, from newborns to the elderly, gain greater independence.

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