Making big things happen for small businesses is one of the goals of Brew City Match, which is helping to change the economic landscape in several Milwaukee neighborhoods.
Dasha Kelly Hamilton has a way with words, and the City of Milwaukee is honoring her for that gift as the poet laureate for the Milwaukee Public Library. Kelly Hamilton has a history of using her writing as a springboard to help others express themselves.
Bradley Thurman doesn’t know how he helped make Coffee Makes You Black “the go-to place” in the community. The stars just aligned.
A documentary on Sherman Park, an expungement clinic, Pinto con Tinto, a fundraiser showcasing the works of female and minority artists, a chance to meet Public Allies Milwaukee’s Class of 2020 and Podfest MKE are among the highlights for the week.
A Social Justice Summit, healthcare enrollment labs, a happy hour for “creatives of color,” a celebration for poet laureate Dasha Kelly and the start of (insert gasp here) the winter farmers market are among the weekend highlights.
The hundreds of collateral consequences of low-level marijuana convictions include barriers to jobs, housing and financial aid.
With a small staff and big ambitions, Data You Can Use helps community groups find, collect, analyze and understand data so they can better serve the community.
We ask community leaders and residents their thoughts on the decision not to relocate a slaughterhouse to Century City.
A public hearing on the county budget, a night of stories about immigration, a live figure drawing, a job fair at the Midtown Center and the opening night of the Film Girl Film festival are among the highlights of the week.
A vigil for child abuse victims, a gathering to discuss business opportunities for the 2020 Democratic National Convention, a community listening session for volunteers at St. Ben’s, a holiday food drive and a DACA rally are among the highlights this weekend.