Debi Miller, Marketing Communications Administrator
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MILWAUKEE, Wis. (April 4, 2012) — The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP announced that it will receive the 2012 Inspire by Example Business Award from the Nonprofit Center of Milwaukee. The Firm was nominated by the Wisconsin Women’s Business Initiative Corporation.
The annual Inspire by Example awards recognizes six categories of outstanding volunteer services in Milwaukee County through area nonprofits. The award categories include adult, youth, team, business, The Wilde Volunteer Management Award, and The Fran Swigart Board Leadership Award. The Milwaukee office was recognized in the Business category for its Quarles Cares program and its pro bono legal representation, which provided nearly 10,000 hours of service in 2011, worth over $2.6 million. The award will be presented at the 30th Annual Volunteer Celebration on April 12 in Milwaukee.
About the Nonprofit Center of Milwaukee
The Nonprofit Center of Milwaukee promotes the interests and effectiveness of the nonprofit sector by strengthening organizational capacity, expanding volunteerism and encouraging collaboration.
About the Volunteer Center of Greater Milwaukee
The Volunteer Center of Greater Milwaukee, a service of the Nonprofit Center of Milwaukee, is Milwaukee’s primary resource for volunteerism, connecting people with opportunities to serve and listing nearly 1,000 opportunities at www.VolunteerMilwaukee.org.
Quarles & Brady LLP
Quarles & Brady LLP is a full-service law firm with more than 400 attorneys practicing from offices in Phoenix and Tucson, Ariz.; Chicago, Ill.; Naples and Tampa, Fla.; Milwaukee and Madison, Wis.; Shanghai, China; and Washington, D.C. The Firm offers an array of legal services to corporate and individual clients that range from small entrepreneurial businesses to Fortune 100 companies. Additional information about the Firm may be found at www.quarles.com, and on Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook.