Neu-Life Community Development has enlisted youth to participate in renovating its headquarters at 2014 W. North Ave. Young people in the after-school program also have helped with design ideas and aspects of the construction process.
Larry and Sharon Adams have worked in the Lindsay Heights neighborhood for more than 20 years to build connections within the community and change the conversation around urban living in Milwaukee.
Club Kids 414, an organization dedicated to keeping city kids off the streets and out of jail, is reaching out for help to renovate a building the founder hopes will become the group’s permanent home.
Milwaukee College Prep, a network of charter schools, emphasizes academic rigor and character education to put students on the path to higher education.
Sharon Adams announced she is stepping away from the organization she founded with her husband, which has transformed the neighborhood through community organizing, property restoration and economic development.
The final Neighborhood Lens gallery from the Running Rebels Youth Advisory Council turns the camera around, taking a look at the young photographers in the field who explored the Lindsay Heights neighborhood.
Jonathan Groves, who dropped out near the end of 10th grade, talks about his experience at Bay View High School.
In its third Neighborhood Lens gallery, the Running Rebels Youth Advisory Council continues its exploration of Lindsay Heights. These photographs highlight neighborhood strengths as interpreted by Running Rebels members.
This is the second of four Neighborhood Lens galleries exploring the many sides of Lindsay Heights by the Running Rebels Youth Advisory Council. The gallery highlights neighborhood improvements the photographers see in the neighborhood.
This is the first of four Neighborhood Lens galleries exploring the many sides of Lindsay Heights by the Running Rebels Youth Advisory Council. The gallery highlights challenges the photographers see in the neighborhood. Cameras for the project were provided by Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service.