The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation and African American Chamber of Commerce will soon kick off a new revolving loan fund to help provide capital to small businesses and boost black entrepreneurship.
FacebookTwitteremailSt. Ann Center for Intergenerational Care will bring its award-winning and nationally renowned intergenerational programming to Milwaukee’s north side, thanks in part to a grant from the Greater Milwaukee Foundation. The Foundation awarded $100,000 to the nonprofit during the fourth quarter in support of its capital campaign for a new 80,000-square-foot facility. St. Ann Center […]
FacebookTwitteremailJust hours after hearing they’d received a $5,000 SPARK grant from Diversified Insurance Solutions, the Dominican Center for Women, Inc. had purchased enough school supplies to fill the back of a minivan. Classes had already started for 80 K-4 and K-5 students at Hopkins Lloyd Community School but most students didn’t come with anything. The […]
A small group of homeowners on North 9th Street have been meeting monthly at St. Matthew Church to discuss how they can improve the quality of life in their neighborhood. Since September, they’ve learned that change is slow and difficult to effect, but they aren’t giving up.
FacebookTwitteremailMayor Tom Barrett opened Dare to Dream, a temporary public art exhibit on May 11, 2013 at the Dominican Center for Women, Inc. (DCW) located at 2470 W. Locust Street. The City of Milwaukee Neighborhood Improvement Development Corporation (NIDC) is the sponsor of this exhibit, in partnership with DCW and the Goldin Center, 2320 W. […]