MILWAUKEE BUCKS DEDICATE MEDIA ROOM
The Milwaukee Bucks dedicated the Fiserv Forum’s new media room in honor of Don Walker on Oct. 12, 2018.
Walker was aggressively covering the development of the $524 million arena at the time of his death in May 2015. The arena opened in August 2018.
Bucks President Peter Feigin saluted Walker’s professionalism and fairness during the ceremony, according to a Milwaukee Journal Sentinel report.
“We owe Don and his family a debt of gratitude that can never be expressed,” Feigin said.
Walker’s family, friends and fellow journalists attended the event, as well. The media room includes a memorial to Don and his work with The Milwaukee Journal and Journal Sentinel.
PREVIOUS EVENT: Scholarship Kickoff
The scholarship organizing committee sincerely thanks all who donated and came to the kickoff at Buck Bradley’s. Thanks to the generosity of the leadership sponsors and private donors, we have raised about $30,000 in total, including more than $5,000 from the event alone!
If you weren’t able to attend and still would like to contribute, you can click here for donation details.
The Don Walker Memorial Scholarship is extremely grateful to the owners of Buck Bradley’s who donated use of the upstairs space and helped in the planning of this event.