Do Not Stand Idly By Resolution Passed in Shorewood

February 21, 2018

SHOREWOOD ADOPTS GUN SAFETY RESOLUTION Effort by Common Ground leads to call for leadership from gun manufacturers. The Shorewood Village Board took action against gun violence at their meeting Monday evening in front of a packed house of community members … Continue reading

TENacity: Celebrating 10 years of persevering for the Common Good

Where have the years gone?  Ten years is a substantial period of time;  yet in those 10-years that have flown by since the founding of Common Ground, substantial things have been accomplished. (Traducción al español a continuación) This is what … Continue reading

“Building People Power” Our Historic Spring Assembly

April 3, 2017

  Come celebrate the expansion of our organizing work during the past year. Mark your calendar for Tuesday, April 25, St. Adalbert’s Church, 1923 W. Becher St, 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. Come learn about where we’re heading in 2017–18. Next … Continue reading

Do Not Stand Idly By Team Calls for Information about Gun Policies on Campuses

March 28, 2017

Do Not Stand Idly By (from Leviticus 19:16) is the Common Ground issue campaign committed to reducing gun violence by advocating for increased gun safety. The petition, circulating nationally, calls for the organizations responsible for providing public information about institutions … Continue reading

Do YOU want to know if Guns are allowed on a College Campus?

March 4, 2017

Many states have or are working on legislation to allow guns on campus. Our Do Not Stand Idly By (DNSIB) Team believes that many students and their families would find this piece of data to be crucial in deciding which … Continue reading