Borchert Field resident Andre Lee Ellis has taken anti-violence efforts into his own hands, paying young black men to clean up their neighborhood for several hours each weekend.
FacebookTwitteremailThe 32nd annual Parents of the Year luncheon, honoring Steve and Melanie Booth and Rick and Sue Strait raised over $121,000 to benefit COA Youth & Family Centers on Thursday, June 19th. The event featured tributes to the Booths and Straits by their children, addresses from both honoree couples, a reading of congratulatory proclamations from […]
FacebookTwitteremailThe Kohl’s Cares Grow Safe & Healthy Mobile Unit brings safety education to the COA Run/Walk and Family Fun Night at COA Goldin Center, 2320 West Burleigh Ave. from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, June 6. Play the “Keep Spriggy Safe” game at the interactive digital mobile kiosk and pick up free injury prevention […]
FacebookTwitteremailOn Saturday, May 24th between 10:00AM and 2:00PM, friends, partners and families of Borchert Field C.A.R.E.S. (Community Advocating for Residential Empowerment & Stability) will gather in the Community Garden located at 11th and West Burleigh Street to celebrate the Memorial Day weekend and share information about upcoming activities taking place this year within the community. […]
FacebookTwitteremailBusy programs from the Social Development Commission (SDC) spent the day in a Milwaukee neighborhood. The programs took part in an Integrated Mobile Monday at the COA Goldin Center at 2320 W. Burleigh. The free tax preparation services of SDC, Energy Assistance and the Lead Hazard Reduction Assistance programs offered their services at the community […]