The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation and African American Chamber of Commerce will soon kick off a new revolving loan fund to help provide capital to small businesses and boost black entrepreneurship.
LISC volunteers spent Martin Luther King Jr. Day converting a storage space into a “dream room,” where students from the Calvary Christian Academy followed afterwards.
Food justice advocates stressed the importance of equal access to fresh food at a local Martin Luther King Day celebration.
Architects developers, community leaders and citizens discussed plans for six sites in the Bronzeville Cultural and Entertainment District, which was created in 2005. The city hopes investors will back plans to develop the sites.
A group of activists, policy makers and politicians heard about successful community development initiatives in Harambee during a recent bus tour sponsored by LISC Milwaukee.
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With grants from the Reclaiming Our Neighborhoods initiative, area nonprofits are expanding housing services to neighborhoods hit hard by the foreclosure crisis.
On behalf of the Harambee Great Neighborhood Initiative, I would like to invite you to attend the upcoming Clinton & Bernice Rose Park Resident Input Session. At this event, the Harambee Great Neighborhood Initiative will be asking Harambee area residents and stakeholders to voice their visions for the revitalization of Clinton & Bernice Rose park, […]
Jill and Charlie Harris are among those who have found affordable housing as part of King Commons IV, the latest phase of a long-term economic development project transforming Martin Luther King Dr. on the city’s North Side.
Nearly closed in 2011, MPS’s Carver Academy hopes to turn the corner on student achievement through a one-of-a-kind partnership with City Year, Teach for America and Schools That Can.