Java Jive

Java Jive, Madison’s most relaxed fundraiser, is the Rape Crisis Center’s signature fundraising event of the year. The event features brunch, live 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.


Java Jive 2019 was held on Sunday, September 29.

Brunch provided by Gooseberry on the Square. Music by Piano Fondue. Van rental by Avis Rent-A-Car.

Coffee and beverages provided by: Ancora Coffee, Barriques, Cargo & Ground Zero, Colectivo Coffee, Indie Coffee, Java Cat, Macha Tea Company, NessAlla Kombucha, and Rusty Dog Coffee!


Congratulations to our 2019 raffle winners!

#685 – Alex W – Edible Arrangements  – 1 free box of dipped fruit

#525 – Trina W – Growler and a gift certificate from BarleyPop

#140 – Suzanne K –  Lunch and dessert for 4 at Culvers ($50) & afghan

#203 – Kari B – Ecco Salon Gift Certificate

#466 – Maria T – NutriNinja

#320 – Jeanette S – Monroe Street Framing Gift Certificate

#666 – Sharon M – 2 Tickets to Charlie Brown Christmas via Frank Productions

#292 – Lynn W – 2 tickets to an Overture Center production of your choice and a $25 gift certificate to Buck & Honey’s

#438 – Kelly M – Harbor Athletic Club 1 month Family Membership & a nonslip yoga mat, harness & batik eye pillow

#246 – Kim R – One year of pizza & ice cream from Ian’s Pizza and Calliope Ice Cream

#376 – Scott R – A Chef’s Table for 4 at Cento Ristorante

#244 – Colleen G – Edgewater Staycation! A room night, dinner in The Statehouse and a couples massage



Thank you to our generous 2019 sponsors:



BerbeeWalsh Foundation







CUNA Mututal Group, Oregon Community Bank, University of Wisconsin Dept of Obstetrics and Gynecology



Alliant Energy Foundation, American Family Insurance – Josh Erickson Agency LLC, Community Shares of Wisconsin, Envision IT, Exact Sciences, Family Act Giving Fund, KW2, Lake Effect HR & Law, Madison Women’s Health LLP, Parisi Construction, Pierce Family Foundation, SVA Certified Public Accountants, SC, Veridian Foundation, LLC, Wisconsin Department of Health



American Transmission Company, Dr. Makeba & Damond Williams Boatwright Charitable Fund, Carlson Dettman Consulting, CountAbout, Hemb Insurance Group, Hurley Burish, Isthmus Eye Care, JLA Architects, Madison College, Madison-Kipp Corporation, MGE Foundation, Midwest Financial Group, Neckerman Insurance Services, Neider & Boucher, Orthodontic Specialists of Madison, Joe Parisi & Erin Thornley Parisi, Premier Retirement Partners LLC, Stafford Rosenbaum LLP, Steve Brown Apartments, Summit Credit Union, Tim Bartholow – NeuGen, Von Briesen & Roper



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