Ramirez Family Foundation

August 31, 2021 | Article

Ramirez Family Awarded Legacy Award from MVI.

On August 26th, 2021, Missionary Ventures International, an interdenominational Christian organization based in Florida, awarded Gus and Becky Ramirez with the organization’s inaugural Legacy Award. 

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August 16, 2021 | Article

St. Augustine Prep Details Plans for $42 Million Expansion

Milwaukee, July 8, 2021 – St. Augustine Preparatory Academy, a high-performing K4-12 non-denominational Christian school located in Milwaukee’s south side, officially announced today the details regarding its $42 million expansion plan to be completed by May of 2023. Founded in 2016 by Gus and Becky Ramirez and their family, Aug Prep, as the school is […]

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May 3, 2021 | Article

PAYING IT FORWARD: HUSCO’S EDUCATIONAL INITIATIVES PAVE THE WAY FOR THE WORKFORCE OF TOMORROW

It’s often been said the true measure of your worth includes all the benefits others have gained from your success. The old adage certainly rings true for Austin Ramirez, CEO of AEM member company Husco. While there’s no doubting his commitment to helping ensure the long-term success of the Waukesha, Wisconsin-based manufacturer of hydraulic and electro-mechanical […]

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December 14, 2020 | Uncategorized

Ramirez Fellowship continues to provide opportunities.

In 2015, the Agustin A. Ramirez Jr. Family Foundation introduced the Ramirez Fellowship in association with MSOE and The Medical College of Wisconsin. Ramirez Fellowship Program from Milwaukee School of Engineering on Vimeo. As a Ramirez Fellow, you’ll be granted an internship at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) as you complete MSOE’s MBA in […]

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December 14, 2020 | In the News

Gratitude from El Salvador

A note from our friends in El Salvador… Dear Brother Gus and Sister Becky, These past weeks we have been continuing our outreach with your very generous hurricane aid donation. Every week hundreds of families, children and many different communities are being blessed with food, support and the Gospel. Just this past week our teachers […]

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December 7, 2020 | Article

Latino Wisconsin – The Film

LATINO WISCONSIN is an hour-long documentary that vividly illustrates the impact, influence and importance of Latinos, the state’s fastest growing population. In five, episodic chapters, the film shows how the booming Latino population is reviving dying, rural communities and aging urban centers. Latinos are creating businesses and breathing new life into empty store fronts, filling empty […]

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November 30, 2020 | In the News

Ramirez Family Wins BizTimes Lifetime Achievement Award

Two words describe the Ramirez philanthropic philosophy – all in! The family behind Waukesha-based Husco International doesn’t just fund schools in Central America; they regularly visit to make sure the schools are offering quality education.  They don’t just encourage employees to give to the United Way; they match the giving, and Husco president and chief […]

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October 23, 2020 | Uncategorized

$1 Million Match

St. Augustine Preparatory Academy The Ramirez Family is passionate about supporting education and is dedicated to investment in schools around the world. Through the Ramirez Family Foundation, they have served over 290,000 students across the globe at 150 schools. This year, The Ramirez Family Foundation has pledged to match all funds donated to St. Augustine […]

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October 12, 2020 | Uncategorized

Ramirez family to receive Lifetime Achievement Award

On November 6, the Ramirez family will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the annual BizTimes Media Nonprofit Excellence Awards program. They are being recognized for their continuous support for education both locally and internationally.

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July 16, 2020 | Uncategorized

COVID-19 Relief Update

Over the past few months, COVID-19 has had a devastating impact on individuals around the globe. To support communities with limited access to necessary equipment and scarce resources, Gus and Becky Ramirez donated $50,000 in relief funds to Missionary Ventures International (MVI) to support those impacted by COVID-19 in Latin America. With this contribution, they […]

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