Celebrate the Success of the Elmbrook Senior Taxi Campaign on Jan. 14!

January 9, 2015

Come join us for a celebration on January 14th at 6:30pm at the Unitarian Universalist Church West, 13001 W. North Ave., Brookfield WI to celebrate the success of the Elmbrook Senior Taxi campaign. The event will recognize the public officials … Continue reading

Game On! October Delegates Assembly

September 16, 2014

Find out about our 2014 Fall Assembly to advance our campaigns and to push for Fair Play. Continue reading

COMMON GROUND 101

July 25, 2014

JOIN US for an interactive exploration of why and how we organize and learn about the results we achieve. When: Tuesday, August 19th 2014 6:30 – 8:30 PM Where: Family Enrichment Center 855 Badger Circle Grafton WI, 53024 RSVP: Rusty … Continue reading

EVENT: Increasing Financial Resources – a seminar for congregations

April 30, 2014

sponsored by Common Ground of SE WI Thursday, May 8, 2014 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM Mount Mary University – Helfaer Hall $25/person for non-members of Common Ground This seminar is designed for clergy members as well as staff and … Continue reading

Milwaukee Rising Leader Receives Prestigious Award

April 11, 2014

Inspire by Example Award goes to Toni Wagner. Words such as “tenacious,” “direct,” and “positive” were used frequently to describe Toni Wagner at the Volunteer Center of Greater Milwaukee’s 32nd annual award luncheon on April 3. Toni, a Sherman Park leader since Common Ground’s Foreclosure Campaign began, was awarded the 2014 adult exemplar award. Continue reading

An Historic Day for Common Ground

April 10, 2014

FIRED UP! That’s how the 632 attendees of our delegates assembly left Hamilton High School on Tuesday, April 8th. The question at hand: should Common Ground support public funding for a new Bucks arena? The resounding answer, yes, but only … Continue reading

Fire Up for Fair Play – Common Ground Delegates Assembly

March 19, 2014

They need a place to play. One that is safe, functional and up to par. Who are we talking about? The kids of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Continue reading

Shaping the Future of SE Wisconsin’s Land Use and Transportation

November 1, 2013

Concerned about our Region’s Future? How do you want Southeast Wisconsin to look in the year 2050? Shaping the Future of SE Wisconsin’s Land Use and Transportation A Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission (SEWRPC) Workshop hosted by Common Ground Wednesday, … Continue reading

IN THE NEWS: Common Ground Healthcare Coop “Boots on the Ground”

October 1, 2013

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013, Common Ground Healthcare held a press conference spreading the word about announcing open enrollment in the coop. Read and watch the local news coverage of the event. Continue reading

Common Ground Awarded “Champions for Change” Social Justice Award

September 27, 2013

On Wednesday September 25, 2013, Community Shares of Greater Milwaukee presented Common Ground with their Lifelong Commitment to Social Justice Award. Held at Potawatomi Bingo Casino, the Champions for Change award ceremony honored five community leaders active in the areas of social justice, animal welfare and the environment. Continue reading