Yessica Jimenez, an independent visual artist, works with the music community to create projects such as a hip-hop alphabet.
Shared_Studios, an organization that helps create conversations between strangers in different cities, recently launched a “portal” — a gold-colored shipping container with audio-visual technology — in the Amani neighborhood.
Rhondi Love uses her police background and skills as an advocate to help domestic violence victims at Sojourner Family Peace Center.
Time is ticking for Jonathon Morales, 30, as efforts continue to find a donor for a life-saving kidney transplant operation.
As the U.S. continues its long-standing commitment to shelter some of the world’s most persecuted and desperate people, a local agency fills the gap between refugee camp and a new life in Milwaukee.
Minister Sam Coleman, 28, aims to spread messages of faith and hope throughout the Sherman Park neighborhood and the Milwaukee community.
Ceasar Crayton, 20, is a live-in volunteer at the Casa Maria Community, which operates three houses in Milwaukee for indigent people in need of housing.
The Victory Garden Initiative has provided an opportunity for Milwaukee native Alexander Hagler to help increase the availability of quality fresh food through urban farming.
Mr. Bob’s Under the Bridge moved out of the elements and into the basement of Redeemer Lutheran Church, a setting that allows volunteers more time to understand the needs of the city’s homeless population.
Elise Myers, 25, who lives in the Harambee neighborhood, is an environmental educator at the Urban Ecology Center in Riverside Park. She runs classes for students from local schools that are designed to connect them with nature.