Who is Common Ground?

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 is Common Ground?

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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Why Common Ground?

Why Common Ground?

If you had the power, what would you change? Common Ground empowers everyday people to take on issues they couldn't solve alone.
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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 >

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Help Common Ground Fight for Senior Transit in Waukesha Co.

August 25, 2014

Help Seniors and People With Disabilities Live Fuller Lives in Waukesha County Continue reading

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August 4, 2014

Based on many meetings with parents and community members in Ozaukee County schools, community centers and churches the need to address technology’s disruptive influence on children and families has become clear. Unfortunately terms like “digital addiction,” “sexting” and “cyber bullying” … Continue reading

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