Our digital storytelling project highlights stories from inspiring Wisconsinites like Jessie Garcia, Wayne Valliere, Michael Perry, Emily Auerbach, Arno Michaelis, and Pardeep Singh Kaleka, as well as stories about long-standing family-owned small businesses like Nina’s Department Store and Skinner Horse Logging. Our featured storytellers come from every corner of the state—from Hayward to Milwaukee to Door County to Madison. Scroll down to discover stories about our lives, our shared future, our Wisconsin.
“I just firmly believe that I don’t have to like your politics, but it is important to me that you vote.”
“I volunteered to work at the polls so that other peoples’ parents wouldn’t have to do so during the pandemic.”
“Collectively there’s a power we have as citizens that I think is just not fully understood.”