Nichole Logan volunteered to help the Victory Garden Initiative build gardens because she believes they will help low-income Milwaukee residents eat healthier.
Washington Park residents recently opened The Noodle Café, a food truck offering dishes from Laos, Thailand and Vietnam.
Alejandro Narvaez, 37, who grew up in Milwaukee, talks about how Puerto Rican culture and music have been a large part of his life.
Jovanny Serrano, a barber at House of Fades on Historic Mitchell Street, helps keep his clients stay clean and fresh with freestyle haircuts.
Martina Joiner, 46, has lived in the city of Milwaukee her whole life, and believes things need to change.
Concordia resident Tyrice Baskin thinks the streets of Milwaukee should be repaired so they cause less damage to residents’ vehicles.
North Side resident Linda Cooper discovered the African American Women’s Center by chance in 2004. Since that time she has become an integral part of the center as a volunteer and urges others to take advantage of it.
Artist Fatima Laster shares her thoughts on her painting “Be My Voice,” in which she addresses police brutality against African-American women.
Larry Hicks, 64, talks about his experience in a racially segregated Milwaukee Public Schools system.
David Robertson, 45, has been selling hot dogs in Milwaukee as Superman since 2005, and he loves doing it.