Java Jive 2018

September 23, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
$40 adult/$20 child in advance
Development Office

23rd Annual Java Jive, Madison’s most relaxed fundraiser, is the Rape Crisis Center’s signature fundraising event of the year. Full brunch catered by Gooseberry On The Square. As always, there will be music, silent auction & raffle, and of course – delicious coffees from all around Madison! Funds raised from this event help provide free services for women, men and children affected by sexual assault.


Registration has CLOSED.


Congratulations to our 2018 raffle drawing winners:

Susan P. #00182 – Edgewater Staycation

Alisa S. #00550 – Chef’s table at Cento Ristorante

Tom W. #00146 – Year of pizza & ice cream

David M. #00342 – Tickets to Broadway musical “Anastasia”

Kelly M. #00938 – One month unlimited yoga from Inner Fire Yoga

Jen E. #00726 – 4 golf passes w/ car rental and a smart item finder

David M. #00703 – Amazon Fire 7 tablet and Sony extra bass wireless speaker

Tracy S. #00462 – Community Pharmacy gift basket

Collette H. #00489 – Box of dipped fruit & tickets to Comedy Club on State

Mary S. #00697 – Kenmore Chill! mini-fridge

Melissa A. #00823 – Manna Cafe gift card & passes to Madison Children’s Museum


Coffee provided by Ancora Coffee, Barriques, Cargo & Ground Zero Coffee, Colectivo Coffee, Indie Coffee, Java Cat, Macha Tea Company, Rusty Dog Coffee

Music by Piano Fondue


Date: Sunday, September 23
Time: 9:00am – 12:30pm
Place: Brink Lounge Madison, 701 E. Washington Ave, Madison
Price: $45 at the door (children 6-12 are $20)


Thank you to our generous 2018 sponsors.





CUNA Mututal Group, Oregon Community Bank, UW Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology



Boardman & Clark LLP, Clark & Gotzler, Community Shares of Wisconsin, Envision IT LLC, Exact Sciences, Family Act Giving Fund, Foley and Lardner, Glass Nickel, Group Health Cooperative, KW2, Madison Women’s Health LLP, Parisi Construction, Pierce Family Foundation, Quarles & Brady LLC, von Briesen & Roper, sc, WEA Trust, Wegner CPAs



Alliance Benefit Group, Bachmann Construction, Becker Law Office, S.C., Dr. Makeba and Damond Williams Boatwright Charitable Fund, Dept of Health Services Division of Public Health, Josh Erickson Agency LLC, Hemb Insurance Group, Hy Cite Enterprises, LLC, Isthmus Eye Care, Joe Parisi and Erin Thornley Parisi, Johnson Bank, Louis H. Heitke D.D.S., Madison Area Technical College, Marsy’s Law, MG&E Foundation, Michelle Kullmann, Midwest Financial Group, Neckerman Insurance Services, Orthodontic Specialists of Madison, SSM Dean St Mary’s, Stafford Rosenbaum LLP, Summit Credit Union, Veridian Homes Foundation



BRAVA Magazine, Isthmus, Magic 98


  • Can I register the day of the event?

    Absolutely!  While pre-registering by the date suggested ensures your complimentary limited edition Java Jive mug, walk-ins are welcome!


    Where do I park for Java Jive?


    What if I don’t like coffee?

    No problem!  There is tea, cider, juice, milk and water available.


    What time do the doors open?

    Doors open promptly at 9 am on the day of the event.


    What time does music start?

    Shortly after doors open, typically by 9:30 am.


    Can I buy raffle tickets if not attending?

    Yes!  You do not need to be present to win our fabulous raffle prizes.  We will add the list of raffle winners to our website the business day following Java Jive.


    Do I have to be present to win silent auction items?

    Yes and no.  Although you will most likely need to be present to get a bid number and bid, you do not need to stay until the end of the event.  We will contact you if you are the highest bidder on an item(s) the next business day following Java Jive.

Event Details

Sunday, Sep. 23

9:00am - 12:30pm
The Brink Lounge 701 E Washington Ave Madison , WI