Badger advocates, inc., Is a section 501(c)(4) advocacy organization. It was created independently from the university of wisconsin-madison and its supporting organizations. It exists to advocate in the interests of improving and expanding support for the campus in the state of wisconsin and among elected officials. Badger advocates board members, supporters, and stakeholders recognize the importance of the university of wisconsin-madison to our state and our nation and they are committed to ensuring that it has the resources necessary to be successful in fulfilling its mission. Badger advocates will amplify the voices that support the university of wisconsin-madison to positively influence elected, appointed, corporate and community leaders, and other citizens of the state.