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
  • Alzheimer’s and Dementia Alliance
  • American Heart Association
  • Aspirus Health Foundation
  • Badger Air Community Council
  • Badger Honor Flight
  • Breast Cancer Recovery Foundation
  • Benevolent Specialist Project Free Clinic
  • Capitol City Theatre
  • 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
  • Home Health United—Visiting Nurse Service
  • House of Hope
  • Independent Living, Inc.
  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
  • Laps for Lexi
  • Latinos United for College Education Scholarships
  • Local 311 Charities
  • Madison Area Music Association
  • Madison Children's Museum
  • Madison College 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
  • Outreach LGBT Community Center
  • Randolph Athletic Booster Club
  • Rolling Thunder
  • Sally the Stone and Friends
  • Salvation Army of Dane County
  • Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin
  • Selfless Ambition
  • Semper Fi Fund Foundation
  • Society of St. Vincent de Paul
  • Songs for Soldiers
  • 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 $970,000 to children of employees.
  • More than $240,000 in contributions were made to causes that are meaningful to our employees and communities, including health issues—specifically women’s, children’s, and seniors’ health, and the support of our military personnel, their families, and veterans.
  • 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:

WPS Health Solutions is committed to supporting our military and veterans.

  • 125 veterans employed by WPS (as of Aug. 10, 2018)

    • 60 Madison, Wis.
    • 25 Hampton, Va.
    • 20 Wausau, Wis.
    • 12 Marion, Ill.
    • 5 Omaha, Neb.
    • 1 De Pere, Wis.
    • 2 Other (Milwaukee and St. Louis)
  • WPS Military and Veterans Health provides administrative support for 8.3 million active-duty military, veterans, and their families through government contracts. In 2018, WPS processed 103 million claims for TRICARE For Life, TRICARE Overseas Program, and TRICARE East Region.
  • Last year, WPS Health Solutions and the WPS Charitable Foundation donated more than $137,000 to military and veterans health partners in the community.
  • The Green Bay Packers and WPS Health Solutions hosted families at 2018 home games and recognized them on the field during pregame activities as part of Operation Fan Mail.
  • 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 Sierra Delta, Semper Fi Foundation, and Wayne D. Horner Memorial Stand Down

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

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

$108,400,000


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

$1,065,000


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


FOLLOW US



ADDRESS
1717 W. Broadway
P.O. Box 8190
Madison, WI 53708-8190
WPS Madison campus map

The WPS Health Solutions family of brands employs more than 3,000 professionals in great communities across the country: