Who is Common Ground?
Common Ground is a community organization with a history of creating significant change in Southeastern Wisconsin. We are 40,000 strong and growing.
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What does Common Ground do?
By working together, we identify issues that need fixing, develop solutions for them and take action.
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What is an Issue Campaign?
Issue Campaigns are the work we do. Members of Common Ground identify problems and concerns in our communities. Through research, relationships and action these problems and concerns become our Issue Campaigns. We usually have more than one active campaign at any given time. The more Issue Campaigns we win — the stronger we get. Learn More >
Recent News & Events
December 15, 2016
Reflections on the year 2016, updates on new caucuses, members and actions, as well as a few key dates to jot down for 2017. That and more in our Fall 2016 Newsletter. Click HERE for a printable version. http://www.commongroundwi.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/CG_BOCG_Newsletter_Fall2016_FINAL2-1.pdf
November 1, 2016
Strengthening parents → Strengthening families → Strengthening Communities Why are Parent Cafés needed? In hundreds of meetings throughout the greater Milwaukee area, Common Ground has heard about the struggles of families overwhelmed by the stresses in their lives. Parents report … Continue reading