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
BizTimes Blog from Common Ground Leader: Require Nationstar to Work in Good Faith with the City and its Citizens
April 11, 2015
The following blog from Common Ground leader, Margaret Crowley, was published on BizTimes.com on April 9, 2015: Dear Mayor Tom Barrett and Common Council President Michael Murphy: I am writing to ask you to be bold. In the coming weeks, … Continue reading
April 2, 2015
“Our mayor and Common Council president won’t sign some token agreement with Nationstar. We know they love this city as much as we do. We’ve got a major problem here and we believe our mayor and Common Council president … Continue reading