American Student Assistance®, a private nonprofit dedicated to eliminating finance as a barrier to education and the dreams education enables, has surpassed its pledge to spread the word about income driven repayment (IDR) to one million student loan borrowers before the end of 2016, as part of the White House Student Debt Challenge.
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In response to Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker’s suggestion that the state might assist Milwaukee County in building a new youth prison, Youth Justice Milwaukee released this statement.
All 3,100 public housing agencies in the U.S. will be required to go smoke -free in the next eighteen months thanks to a new rule released by U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) on November 30, 2016.
On Tuesday, Dec. 20 at 8 p.m., critically acclaimed Milwaukee-born author/performer Paul McComas and Chicago singer/songwriter Maya Kuper will present Heralds of Hope in Story & Song — a 90-minute, 21-and-over alternative holiday program of music, theater, and literature about “struggle through hardship into hope” — at Linneman’s Riverwest Inn, 1001 E. Locust St.
The Wisconsin Cycle, First Stage’s new play development initiative honoring the local history and heritage of Wisconsin, concludes with WELCOME TO BRONZEVILLE by Milwaukee playwright Sheri Williams Pannell, January 13 – February 5, 2017.
Community members can learn more about a proposal that would establish a system for replacing broken or leaking water service lines that are made of lead during a community meeting on Saturday, hosted by Alderwoman Milele A. Coggs, Alderman Russell W. Stamper, II and Alderman Khalif J. Rainey.
LBWN seeks a highly-motivated Executive Director to lead all aspects of our comprehensive community development efforts.
We should all live by principles that encourage us to accept each other and make others feel welcomed. Unfortunately, we do not always see these values in our society today. Instead, we see divisiveness, rudeness and a lot of pain.
This role will help execute the United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County marketing strategy by creating content for our communication channels, strengthening interdepartmental communications throughout the organization, and providing administrative support for Marketing & Communications Division.
Christmas is a fun and magical holiday for little ones. However, it is also a time of year with added dangers that require parents to use extra caution. According to Beverly Anderson, Executive Director of Ebenezer Child Care Centers with locations on Milwaukee’s southside and in downtown Milwaukee, Oak Creek, and Wauwatosa, “There are a […]