September 21, 2016

Common Ground has been working in the Sherman Park community since 2008. While visible progress doesn’t always make front page news, we are happy to report on some recent successes resulting from our community efforts. Continue reading

CG Pushes for South Side Sports Complex

August 15, 2016

  On Sunday, 300+ people gathered to hear Common Ground’s most recent focus on Milwaukee Neighborhoods Now – a $7M indoor sports complex that would give soccer teams (and others) a place to play. It is a critical need in … Continue reading

South Side Indoor Sports Complex Action Sunday 8/14

August 13, 2016

Common Ground Leaders Ask For Neighborhood Investment in Mayor’s 2017 Budget. Join us this Sunday, August 14, 2016 3:00 PM KK Sports Center 3070 S 20th Street  


December 15, 2015

Your chance to see these beautiful homes close up! Click HERE for a printable listing. Sunday, December 20th 1:00 – 3:00 PM Transportation & Light Snack Provided Must RSVP by Wednesday 12/16 to • (608) 630-3041 More Dates! Sundays 1:00 … Continue reading

FORWARD MOMENTUM 2015 Fall Delegates Assembly

September 23, 2015

  Join your fellow Common Ground Delegates as we · CELEBRATE what we have accomplished · WELCOME new members · LAUNCH our new ground-breaking campaigns!   Wednesday, November 4th, 2015 Mt. Mary University – Alumnae Dining Hall 2927 N. 92nd … Continue reading

OUR POSITION on Public Funding for the Arena

August 31, 2015

As the Milwaukee Common Council held its first public hearing on the use of public funds for the new Bucks arena, Jennifer O’Hear spoke on behalf of the many Common Ground members present to make our position known. Good afternoon, … Continue reading

Southside Safer Streets Action

August 10, 2015

First Common Ground Southside ACTION was held on August 2nd, 2015. We met at S. 10th Street and Lincoln-Near Kosciuszko Park to support positive change on the Southside. At this event we had Southside politicians hear our stories and respond … Continue reading


July 24, 2015

First Common Ground Southside ACTION!! August 2nd 1:00pm Location: S. 10th Street and Lincoln-Near Kosciuszko Park **Use THIS FLYER to invite people you know or from your organization. Come support positive change on the Southside! We will have a short … Continue reading

TAKE ACTION and tell them NO!

June 10, 2015

FRIENDS, WE NEED YOU to Contact your city, county and state elected officials and tell them to vote NO on public subsidies for Bucks Billionaires. CLICK HERE to find out the WHY we are doing this and HOW YOU CAN BE HEARD in … Continue reading

Strengthen Your Leadership Skills – Attend Common Ground U Spring 2015!

February 19, 2015

Want to sharpen up your leadership skills and dive deeper into community organizing? Join us for Common Ground U Spring 2015! Dates: Thursdays, March 19th & March 26th (Training runs both days) Time: 4:45 P.M.-9 P.M. Location: Alverno College, 3400 S 43rd Street (43rd … Continue reading