Meta House Board of Directors Honored by Nonprofit Center of Milwaukee
The Meta House Board of Directors was honored December 4, 2015 with the Nonprofit Excellence Award for Board Governance.
The “Spirit of the Nonprofit Sector” event, which in 2014 celebrated its 20th anniversary, drew hundreds Milwaukee’s most prominent nonprofit leaders. The awards celebration highlighted innovation and exceptional organizational performance in five categories: Board Governance (Meta House); Collaboration (Habitat for Humanity of Waukesha County); Community Organizing (League of Women Voters of Milwaukee County); Diversity (Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers); and Fiscal Integrity (SaintA).
Brent Tischler, Meta House Board Chair, noted in his acceptance remarks that, “this recognition gives us the chance to celebrate the accomplishments Meta House has made thus far, but it also comes with great responsibility to continue this vital work.” Meta House President and CEO Amy Lindner said of the Board, “I’m so grateful to have the opportunity to work with our Board; they are immensely committed to delivering the promise that recovery is possible to so many women and families in our community.”
The Nonprofit Center of Milwaukee advocates for and advances the mission of nonprofit organizations in the greater Milwaukee region.