Attend this session to hear about the Streetcar project, upcoming construction projects, training opportunities from our industry partners, and career pathways into the building trades.
Individuals and organizations are invited to submit news releases, short articles and photos about their issues and events.
Milwaukee is the “Harvard of pimp school,” a hotbed of human trafficking. And yet—most citizens are unaware or uninterested. To draw attention to this issue, and recognizing that January is Human Trafficking Awareness month, the Milwaukee Global Shapers hosted a “Shaper Chat,” a panel discussion aimed to raise awareness and propose solutions.
On Sunday, January 15th, 2017, from 10:00 am to noon, more than 20 Milwaukee poets will broadcast “poetry of love & resistance” live on Riverwest Radio joining authors at 70 events across the globe. Milwaukee’s Writers Resist event will be the only event broadcast live on radio.
Grateful Girls, a local non-profit organization that serves those escaping the sex-trafficking industry will host its first Stay Out The Game 101 Youth Summit Human Trafficking Prevention and Awareness Summit. The month of January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month.
The 4th Annual Milwaukee Gospel Jubilee will be held on Friday, February 3, 2017 at 7:30pm at the Historic Turner Hall Ballroom hosted by Progressive Community Health Centers. A multi-generational event, the Jubilee will feature local Gospel performers ranging in musical styles for an evening of celebration and soul.
At a rally on Sunday, January 15th at 11:30 AM at a local Latino business in Milwaukee, Citizen Action of Wisconsin will be joined by Senator Tammy Baldwin, Congresswoman Gwen Moore, senior, health care, and community organizations, to defend the 30 million Americans whose health coverage is at risk.
A neighborhood in the 12th Aldermanic District has been selected for the Revitalize Milwaukee 2017 Block Build MKE – a “major win” for the property owners and residents in the area, Alderman José G. Pérez said today.
Quorum Architects, Inc. today announced it has acquired TWP Architecture Ltd., the Elm Grove firm that specializes in clinical and medical, office, religious, financial and industrial architecture.
The Milwaukee YMCA will host it’s 20th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Breakfast taking place on Monday January 16, 2017 at the Italian Conference Center from 7:30 a.m.- 9:00 a.m.
On Monday, January 16, Alderwoman Milele A. Coggs will help mark the national holiday in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by leading the 16th Annual “King Fest” in recognition of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s 88th birthday at the Wisconsin Black Historical Society, 2620 W. Center St.