Giving Back to Our Community

WPS Health Solutions is a proud supporter of civic and charitable activities. Corporately and individually as employees, we contribute daily to improving the quality of life in Wisconsin.

Community support:

  • Access Community Center
  • Agrace Foundation
  • Aldo Leopold Nature Center
  • American Heart Association
  • Aspirus Health Foundation
  • Badger Air Community Council
  • Badger Honor Flight
  • Breast Cancer Recovery Foundation
  • Capitol Theatre
  • Carter G. Woodson Scholarship and Community Service Foundation, Inc.
  • Community Living Connections
  • Edgewood College
  • Energy Services
  • Erdman Center for Operations and Technology Management
  • Foundation for Madison Public Schools
  • Girl Scouts
  • Goodman Community Center
  • Henry M. Jackson Foundation
  • Hogs for Heroes
  • Home Health United—Visiting Nurse Service
  • Independent Living, Inc.
  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
  • Laps for Lexi
  • Latinos United for College Education Scholarships
  • Madison Area Music Association
  • Madison Children's Museum
  • Madison College Foundation
  • Madison Community Foundation
  • Madison Symphony Orchestra
  • Mediation Center of Greater Green Bay
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Monona Memorial Day Parade
  • Never Forgotten Honor Flight
  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Educational Foundation
  • Old Glory Honor Flight
  • Randolph Athletic Booster Club
  • Rolling Thunder
  • Salvation Army of Dane County
  • Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin
  • Semper Fi Fund
  • Society of St. Vincent de Paul
  • The Road Home
  • The Vogel Foundation
  • Transitions Family Violence Services
  • United Way of Brown County
  • United Way of Dane County
  • United Way of Greater Milwaukee and Waukesha County
  • United Way of Marathon County
  • United Way of Southern Illinois
  • United Way of the Midlands
  • United Way of the Virginia Peninsula
  • UnityPoint Health-Meriter Foundation
  • University of Wisconsin
  • Urban League of Greater Madison
  • VSA Wisconsin
  • WAVE
  • Wayne D. Homer Memorial Stand Down
  • Wisconsin Parkinson’s Association
  • Wisconsin Medical Society Foundation
  • Wisconsin Policy Forum
  • Wisconsin Veterans Museum Foundation
  • Women’s Fund of Greater Green Bay Community Foundation
  • YWCA of Dane County

Employee support and engagement:

  • The WPS Charitable Foundation helps make post-secondary success possible for children of WPS Health Solutions employees, as well as other local college students. Since 1988, the Foundation has awarded more than $933,250 to children of employees.
  • $104,500 in contributions went to the four program categories of Health/Wellness, Military/Veterans, Underserved Populations, and Local Initiatives (2017)
  • Annual employee meeting and lunch
  • Holiday celebrations for employees
  • Women’s sports promotion
  • Discount program for local businesses and attractions
  • Free tickets to employees, such as a drawing for tickets to the Green Bay Packers Family Night
  • American Red Cross blood drives
  • Volunteer opportunities

Military and veterans’ support:

  • 136 veterans employed by WPS (as of 03/24/18)

    • 65 Madison, WI
    • 35 Hampton, VA
    • 23 Wausau, WI
    • 8 Marion, IL
    • 4 Omaha, NE
    • 1 De Pere, WI
  • The Green Bay Packers and WPS Health Solutions hosted families at 2017 home games and recognized them on the field during pregame activities.
  • WPS Health Solutions supported three Honor Flight programs in Wisconsin. Several executives served as guardians for the military veterans who were selected to go on these one-day trips to see the military memorials in Washington, D.C., and WPS employees have participated in the welcome-home celebrations at Wisconsin airports.

    • Badger Honor Flight
    • Old Glory Honor Flights
    • Never Forgotten Honor Flight
  • Scholarships and Military and Veterans Student Services Programming for Edgewood College
  • Programs for the armed forces and veterans with Artist for Humanities, Semper Fi Foundation, and Wayne D. Horner Memorial Stand Down
  • Military and veterans’ services such as Keep Wisconsin Warm, the Able Veteran, and Operation Badger Base Vietnam Veterans Memorial with Mental Health America of Wisconsin, Inc.

WPS economic impact on our state, county, and municipality:

WPS employees’ direct payroll (excluding benefits, taxes, and bonuses) in Madison and surrounding area, 2017:


WPS payments for personal property taxes and real estate taxes in Madison and surrounding area (2017):


Estimated sales tax (state and county) paid by WPS Madison-area employees in 2017:

$1,107,000 *

* Source: SmartAsset Income Tax Calculator, applied to average income per Madison area WPS employee income in 2017, multiplied by headcount


1717 W. Broadway
P.O. Box 8190
Madison, WI 53708-8190
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