Milwaukee, WI (November 14, 2019) – Local Milwaukee jewelry store, Schwanke-Kasten Jewelers has decided to name the River Revitalization Alliance as the recipient of their Health pillar of their E.A.C.H. program. Since 1899, Schwanke-Kasten Jewelers has enjoyed the beauty and benefits that Lake Michigan, the Milwaukee River and countless other bodies of water in Wisconsin that Wisconsinites and tourists have enjoyed or are essential for their livelihood. It is for this reason, that Schwanke-Kasten Jewelers believes that healthy, clean water and water stewardship in Wisconsin is essential to the health of Milwaukee and beyond.With a donation made and future support promised, Schwanke-Kasten Jewelers hopes to see this wonderful organization continue to thrive and revitalize our beautiful bodies of water.
About River Revitalization Foundation:This project of the River Alliance of Wisconsin, aims to protect land and water resources along Milwaukee’s rivers for the public benefit. With 890 acres protected, 3.5 miles of new trails created, 357,528 lbs of invasive plants removed per year and 10,200 native plants planted, and 500 volunteers per year, this fantastic organization aims to revitalize the surrounding neighborhoods and water quality around the areas bordering the Milwaukee, Menonmonee and Kinnickinnic Rivers. The River Revitalization Foundation originate in 1994 as a land trust. Furthermore, a land trust's goal is to improve neighborhood restoration, economic vitality, conservation of natural areas and creation of public access to these natural area. They are Wisconsin’s only urban rivers land trust.
Furthermore, follow this link to learn more about Schwanke-Kasten Jeweler’s E.A.C.H. program.