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
February 10, 2014
When Jennifer O’Hear stood up to speak at the mid-December meeting of Milwaukee’s new Cultural and Entertainment Capital Needs (CECN) Task Force, the assembled civic leaders were surprised by her Common Ground T-shirt as well as by what she had to say. Continue reading
January 31, 2014
Common Ground Healthcare Cooperative’s leaders are proud to report that as of the end of January, CGHC had exceeded its 2014 enrollment goal of 10,000 members. Because of this dramatic success, a new goal of 15 to 20 thousand members has been set for the end of 2014. Continue reading