More Community Impact

Matties Field of Dreams

In 2010, Matt Malkowksi was killed by a drunk driver. With donations from Mel’s, the Malkowski family, Port Washington State Bank, Ansay and Associates and Grafton Little League, Matties “Field of Dreams” became a reality in 2020.


Community Playgrounds

Mel’s Charities provided support for the following playgrounds:

  • All My Friends Playground, Grafton
  • Rotary All Children’s Playground, Cedarburg
  • Willowbrooke CommUNITY Playground, Cedarburg


Midwest Barbeque Outreach

Midwest Barbeque Outreach stages large scale BBQ fundraisers to support our veterans. Mel’s supports this nonprofit, and also donates to every American Legion post in Ozaukee County.