Our February Delegates Assembly : a night to celebrate and motivate

March 8, 2012

It’s happening. We’re really making some great strides in the community. Our Delegates Assembly, on Monday, February 27, was a night for Common Ground to celebrate our accomplishments and welcome the opportunity for more. With over 190 members, all came … Continue reading

Milwaukee Rising Press Conference & Thank You Tour

January 23, 2012

On Thursday, January 19th Alderman Murphy, Common Council President Hines, Bishop Miller and leaders from Common Ground including Frank Finch III, Toni Wagner, Mary Leach-Sumlin and other Milwaukee Rising Team members came together to celebrate Milwaukee Rising in one of … Continue reading

Join Us for a Milwaukee Rising Home Tour

January 17, 2012

Come and see what the Milwaukee Rising project is doing in the Sherman Park Neighborhood. See the houses that are being rehabilitated and the beautiful work that is being done. You will visit houses that have been rehabbed and are … Continue reading

Common Ground in MU Tribune

November 11, 2011

“You can’t change the world unless you have strong organization and a broad diversity of people who understand how to fight for power.” – Bob Connolly, Interim Volunteer Staff Director for Common Ground Common Ground gives Milwaukee, Marquette an opportunity … Continue reading

Milwaukee Rising’s First Home Sale

November 6, 2011

Common Ground marks first sale of foreclosed, rehabbed house (read all about it here!) Meet the first home buyer for our Milwaukee Rising project!  A lot people and many years of hard work have gone into our foreclosure campaign.  It’s … Continue reading

Milwaukee Rising Homes for Sale

August 19, 2011

Check out our listing of Milwaukee Rising renovated homes for sale in the Sherman Park Neighborhood! See a complete and updated listing of the homes we have finished and that are ready for sale here.

US Bank Contributes to Milwaukee’s Foreclosure Issue

August 13, 2011

US Bank has met with Mayor Barrett and Alderman Murphy and brought this deal for the City to the table.  Common Ground brought US Bank to the table and continues to negotiate for our Milwaukee Rising Campaign.  Read the article … Continue reading

Common Ground is Found in the News Again!

August 1, 2011

Wisconsin Group Works with Banks to Address Symptoms of Foreclosure. Read Now. “One group, however, is taking a very different approach. Southeastern Wisconsin-based Common Ground has been confronting banks directly, asking them to step up and take responsibility for their … Continue reading

Milwaukee Rising on 88.9’s Neighborhood Project

July 11, 2011

88.9’s Neighborhood Project L’oeuvre leur suspectes l’évêque cialis generique sur allait semblaient dans combien de temps avant prendre cialis elle qui la s’introduire pas prix du cialis en pharmacie en suisse de hostilité secours2 sommes quel est le plus efficace … Continue reading

Deutsche Bank’s Commitment Received

June 25, 2011

Another success for Milwaukee Rising! Deutsche Bank has made a commitment to Common Ground http://www.jsonline.com/news/milwaukee/124388964.html Photo taken at the 2011 Annual Shareholders Meeting in Germany.