Once you have launched your campaign, you may be wondering when those supporters will appear. Ink to the People is a platform for people to use hassle-free for a cause/movement. Want to spread awareness? Well, it’s not over yet! Our team wants to assist you even further!

Social media is your very best friend when it comes to promoting and getting your campaign out there. In this day and age, social media is extremely popular. So it’s the best way to get more people to see your campaign and spread awareness.

The question is which one is the best to…


MKE Asian American Artist — Howard Leu

Howard Leu is an Asian American Milwaukee-based artist who had recently launched a t-shirt fundraising campaign on Ink to the People. “Dumplings for America. Stop Asian Hate!” was launched, making an impact, fundraising $1000+ for the AAPI Coalition of Wisconsin! We, Ink to the People were very excited to see an MKE artist rise and make a stand with not just a shirt, but a movement with culture.

“Dumplings for America” was actually a UWM design project. Students were assigned to search for a non-profit or cause and create a design that related to the organization. Ink to the People…


“At our company, employees love three things: t-shirts, jean days, and supporting a good cause.”

In 2012, Northwestern Mutual launched a campaign to raise money and create awareness for their Childhood Cancer Program. In doing so, they partnered with Alex’s Lemonade Stand, a local Milwaukee nonprofit. Together, we helped provide support for families by raising over $15,000 for cancer research.

“The Lemonade Ladies” — Carolyn Cento, Jenny Rae Peterson, and Alicia Lorino

We reached out to the Lemonade Days volunteer coordinator, Jenny Rae, about their fundraising efforts!

Ink: What is the Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation?


The custom t-shirt experts here at Ink to the People were fortunate enough to participate in the 2013 Fourth Estate Summit on UCLA’s campus. Ink to the People printed and donated 1,800 custom designed t-shirts for every attendee. These tees were also worn for a filming of a unity triangle.


How Milwaukee moms unite to give back to community — raising over $1,000 for local organizations through t-shirt fundraising.

In April of 2016 the Milwaukee Moms Blog, a part of the City Moms Blog Network, raised over $900 for the Moms Mental Health Initiative in Milwaukee. Their fashionable “Love MKE” tee was part of a campaign series highlighting organizations such as Camp Hometown Heroes and Exploit No More.


Co-founder Chris Dobens shares what went into creating the national phenomenon

On April 15, 2013, the city of Boston would never be the same. It started off as another Patriot’s Day, the sun out, and the streets lined with spectators ready to watch the 117th Boston Marathon. As runners made their way to the finish line, a large bang fell over the crowd. Smoke filled the crowded streets, causing confusion and hysteria as many waited to see what had just happened. …


*Since it gets as low as -2 degrees in Milwaukee at night, we believe our brothers and sisters shouldn’t endure the brutal weather. Thanks to our Ink community, we donated nearly 150 shirts to local homeless shelters in the Milwaukee area. We’d like to thank you for joining us in giving back to our community and helping fight homelessness.

“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’” — Martin Luther King, Jr.

Each year, Ink to the People and our sister company, Visual Impressions, welcomes the holiday season by donating thousands of shirts to Milwaukee’s…


As I reflected on my career eight months ago, I knew I was ready for a change. After spending 13 years in the advertising and marketing industry working with more than 30 of the largest companies and brands around the world, I realized I was pretty burnt out and unfulfilled as a human being.

So with that in mind, I sought out a new professional endeavor, which lead me to Jay and Todd, the founders of Ink to the People. After learning what drove the duo to create their online fundraising platform, I came to the realization that I could…

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