PRESS RELEASE: Common Ground Focused on Public Funding

April 22, 2014

PRESS RELEASE APRIL 22, 2014 Common Ground Focused on Public Funding Offer Congratulations to New Bucks Owners and Thanks for Interest in Milwaukee “We congratulate Mr. Wesley Edens and Mr. Marc Lasry, new owners of the Milwaukee Bucks. Common Ground … Continue reading


Super TIF Revealed

April 13, 2014

In the Sunday April 13th Edition of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Don Walker reveals that the MMAC is considering a Super TIF to fund a New Bucks Arena. Continue reading


Mke Journal Sentinel Features Fair Play

April 8, 2014

Don Walker of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel wrote this great article that appeared in the April 7th edition. Continue reading


IN THE NEWS: More Press! CG on Local TV News

A very well explained piece on our Fair Play issue campaign aired on Milwaukee CBS Affiliate channel 58. It can be seen here. Continue reading


CG on the Radio

“If we are going to a discussion in our city about using public money for play spaces for a professional basketball team, we should be talking about…play spaces for the young people in our community.” Continue reading


CG Named Heroes Of the Week!

November 25, 2013

Common Ground received a nice shout-out from Milwaukee’s local newspaper Shepherd Express as Heroes of the week! “With Common Ground, we’ve created a base of people so they can have power…” says organizer Kathleen Erstauslöser Koreanisches Kind was passiert wenn … Continue reading


CGHC’s game plan: adjust, adapt, prevail

November 22, 2013

What has Common Ground Healthcare Cooperative been working on during the hotly debated rollout of Affordable Care Act? They’ve been working to build awareness, inform and enroll members. Using a blend of old school, word of mouth marketing tactics plus … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Health News interviews Bob De Vita

November 2, 2013

One of nearly two dozen nonprofit insurance companies created by a loan from the federal health reform law, Common Ground Healthcare Cooperative has a lot to lose if the federal health insurance exchanges don’t rebound from their rocky start. But CEO Robert De Vita, who is also a volunteer high school football coach, isn’t yet ready to throw in the towel. 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

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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