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Ramirez Family Foundation

August 15, 2018 | Article

Exceptional Student Scholarship Essay on Road to Serfdom

Naomi Loftsgard is a successful college scholarship student with a near 4.0 GPA. She is the daughter of missionaries whom The Ramirez Family Foundation has supported for over 15 years. In her recent essay application for The Ramirez Family Foundation Scholarship, Naomi discusses Friedrich Hayek’s Road to Serfdom, a required reading for high school students at St. Augustine […]

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May 14, 2018 | In the News

Gus & Becky Ramirez Receive Honorary Degrees

Husband and wife AGUSTIN A. RAMIREZ, JR., and REBECCA PAGE RAMIREZ, have made giving back to the community a centerpiece of their lives. They supported construction of a new elementary and middle school at the United Community Center in central-city Milwaukee, which provides educational opportunities to more than 1,300 predominantly Hispanic students. The Agustin A. […]

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April 9, 2018 | In the News

Gus Ramirez Receives Donald Driver’s Driven to Achieve Award

Gus Ramirez was selected to receive Donald Driver’s Driven to Achieve Award for all of his work to further education in the state of Wisconsin. The award recognizes and celebrates accomplishments of charities, companies, and community leaders who work tirelessly on behalf of many different causes. The ceremony was held on March 24, 2018. Learn […]

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March 26, 2018 | In the News

Austin Ramirez named as member of the 2018 Henry Crown Fellows at the Aspen Institute

The Aspen Institute today announced its 2018 Class of Henry Crown Fellows, we are delighted to announce that Austin has been nominated and accepted into the 2018 cohort. Over the two year duration of the course the fellows will take part in four seminars. Austin, like the other participants will maintain all their current responsibilities. […]

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October 17, 2017 | In the News

Gus Ramirez Receives Corporate Citizenship of the Year Award from Milwaukee Business Journal

On October 13, 2017, Gus Ramirez was honored at the Milwaukee Business Journal’s Corporate Citizenship Summit.  Ramirez was recognized for his charitable endeavors, including the founding of St. Augustine Preparatory Academy on Milwaukee’s south side. Learn more at the Milwaukee Business Journal. Read Article

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August 30, 2017 | Press Release

See the official grand opening video of St. Augustine Preparatory Academy.

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August 21, 2017 | Article

Augustine Prep Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting

St. Augustine Prep held its Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting ceremony August 18. Various news outlets, including FOX6, TMJ4, NBC, and CBS were there to witness the event on Milwaukee’s south side. Watch FOX6 News Coverage Below: We are thrilled that the community is taking such interest in St. Augustine Prep and look forward to […]

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August 3, 2017 | Article

Augustine Prep connects students and Milwaukee Bucks

The Ramirez Family Foundation is thankful to be able to connect kids at St. Augustine Prep to the Milwaukee Bucks in partnership with the Bucks Foundation. In addition to funding the schools’ The Milwaukee Bucks funded a week long basketball camp in Aug Prep’s new gymnasium this summer. (Photo courtesy of Fox6) But the Bucks […]

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May 30, 2017 | Article

Gus Ramirez receives an Honorary Doctor of Engineering

On Saturday, May 27th Milwaukee School of Engineering presented Agustin Ramirez with an Honorary Doctor of Engineering degree during the University’s spring commencement. The school was excited to bestow the honor not just for Gus’ successes in the engineering world with the global growth of HUSCO International but for his substantial philanthropy efforts. For over […]

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May 5, 2017 | Article

Gus Ramirez Inducted into Wisconsin Business Hall of Fame

After being recognized as Wisconsin Business Leader of the year in 2016, on May 1st Agustin “Gus” Ramirez was inducted into the Junior Achievement Wisconsin Business Hall of Fame™. The Hall of Fame serves to recognize and honor the life time professional accomplishments of individuals who have made a generational impact on the State’s business […]

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