Robert Thompson’s children participate in programs at the COA Youth & Family Centers. He explains why he chose to photograph The Gathering’s Community Meal Program.
Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service's community photography feature was launched with the help of a successful crowd-funding campaign conducted by Marquette University students. Four cameras are lent to community members from different neighborhoods to document their lives. If you are interested, please email email@example.com.
About 100 attendees from about 40 families participated in a Thanksgiving dinner hosted by COA Youth & Family Centers. Guests enjoyed turkey, dressing, macaroni, string beans and dinner rolls.
Milwaukeeans joined cyclists throughout the state to bike to work — or wherever they wanted — during Wisconsin Bike Week.
The Wisconsin Bike Fed’s free bike repair program sends mechanics and trained high school employees throughout the city.
The many children who live on 55th Street in Wick Field spend so much time together that they are more like siblings than friends.
Savannha Pyatt works with Urban Underground through the Public Allies Milwaukee program. In this Neighborhood Lens gallery, she photographed the youth she works with while they conducted interviews with activists for their online magazine.
In this photo gallery, longtime South Side resident Travis Hope and his daughter Iveliz share a walk through their neighborhood park.
KK River Neighborhood resident Esperanza Gutierrez shares layers of her family’s story through photos of the artwork hung in her home.
As part of our mission to tell the stories of Milwaukee’s central city residents, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service is seeking community members 18 or older who would like to photograph their lives and neighborhoods.