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 | 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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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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June 18, 2019 | In the News

Highlights of the Ramirez Family Foundation Trip to Puerto Rico

In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, The Ramirez Family Foundation visited Puerto Rico to provide aid to the community and further our mission of supporting education for students in need.

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June 5, 2019 | In the News

Carroll, St. Augustine Preparatory create Pioneer Pathways program

Since St. Augustine Prep was founded in 2017 by the Ramirez Family Foundation, the school has partnered with Carroll University to support education, an alliance that has now evolved to include the Pioneer Pathways program. The article from the Waukesha Freeman below describes how the program is intended to help prepare students for higher learning. […]

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April 29, 2019 | Article

Gus and Becky help rebuild after Hurrican Maria in Puerto Rico

A letter from Camino de Restauracion Christian Academy in Puerto Rico thanking the Ramirez family for helping rebuild the school’s kitchen and lunchroom. (letter from the school below – click here to see official letter) Dear Gus and Becky: Thanks to your generous donation last summer we were able to rebuild our school kitchen and […]

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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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