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Welcome to Talking Points, the e-mail newsletter for the Centers for Independence. Newsletters cover topics including latest news, donations and fundraising, human resources, and career opportunities.

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October 2022 Talking Points: Clients give CFI high marks

By Candace Romano, Associate Director of Marketing

CFI is pleased to announce that clients again gave our staff and services high marks -- and would recommend us to their friends or family in need of care.Here are the responses to the questions we asked...

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Dr Mary Spencer, CFI board member

September 2022 Talking Points: CFI board member wins MSOE alumni award

By Candace Romano, Associate Director of Marketing

Dr. Mary Spencer, RN, MSM, CPCC, was a recipient of the Milwaukee School of Engineering 2022 Alumni Achievement Award.Dr. Spencer, a member and past chairperson of the CFI Board of Directors, received...

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Carf

August 2022 Talking Points: CFI earns CARF accreditation

By Candace Romano, Associate Director of Marketing

The Centers for Independence is honored to announce that it has been accredited by CARF for a period of three years. The following program areas received the accreditation:Community Employment Services:...

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Summer Meals

July 2022 Talking Points: MCFI is again sponsoring Summer Food Service Program

By Candace Romano, Associate Director of Marketing

Stressing the importance of offering nutritious meals to children during the summer months, the Milwaukee Center for Independence announced the sponsorship of the Summer Food Service Program.The Summer...

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cfi chef cutting up carrots in kitchen

June 2022 Talking Points: Kitchen would improve food access, create jobs

By Candace Romano, Associate Director of Marketing

The Milwaukee Center for Independence, an affiliate of the Centers for Independence, plans to develop a fifth commercial production kitchen at 27th and Wells as part of the Near West Side Partner’s Concordia...

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cfi annual reports now available

May 2022 Talking Points: Annual reports now available

By Candace Romano, Associate Director of Marketing

CFI’s and the Office of Diversity’s annual reports are now available for viewing.There are lots of staff members and clients featured in both, and a recap of some of last year’s highlights.Other highlights...

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