Deutsche Bank’s Commitment Received

June 25, 2011

Another success for Milwaukee Rising! Deutsche Bank has made a commitment to Common Ground Photo taken at the 2011 Annual Shareholders Meeting in Germany.

Common Ground Builds on Success with Banks to Address Foreclosures

June 20, 2011

Read about how our persistence is paying off!

Education Initiative Next Steps

March 22, 2011

On March 21st 2011, 200 Common Ground members gathered to discuss next steps for our Education Initiative “It’s About Our Children.” We learned how the budget process at the state level works.  We heard from parents and children that will … Continue reading

What’s New: An Update from Our March 7th Delegates Assembly

March 9, 2011

Little did we know a year ago that Common Ground would be engaged in three campaigns that have the potential to impact so many lives in southeastern Wisconsin.  At the March 7 Delegates Assembly held at Mount Mary College 120 … Continue reading

Common Ground’s Education Initiative Kicks Off

March 1, 2011

On Monday February 28th, over 500 Common Ground members, concerned about looming budget cuts to school funding, gathered to call for a meeting Governor Walker and Senator Alberta Darling to discuss how we can work together to deal with these … Continue reading

It’s About Our Children

February 23, 2011

PLEASE JOIN US for an Important Common Ground event in Milwaukee! Monday, February 28th at 6:30 pm Hopewell Baptist Church 2375 N. 25th St., Milwaukee In the midst of political turmoil throughout our state, we must not lose sight of … Continue reading

Common Ground/Sherman Park Neighborhood Walk

April 13, 2010

On Saturday, April 17 and Sunday, April 18 ,Common Ground held two neighborhood walks through the Sherman Park neighborhood. We spoke with residents about: foreclosed and abandoned homes, safety issues, areas in need of clean up, street, sidewalk and lighting … Continue reading

March Updates

March 8, 2010

Foreclosure Campaign For information concerning our Foreclosure Campaign please go to our Faces of Foreclosure website. Faces of Foreclosure Health Care Plans are still underway for the roll out of the Common Ground sponsored Health Insurance cooperative for small businesses, … Continue reading

Youth Jobs Campaign

September 17, 2009

At Common Ground we believe that improving job opportunities for Milwaukee youth will improve the economic and social well-being in our four-county area.  The City of Milwaukee’s Earn & Learn Summer Job Program addresses that goal by providing opportunities for … Continue reading

Local Media Coverage @ Sherman Park Action

September 2, 2009

Fox 6 News was in attendance at our August 31st Sherman Park Public Action. Watch the video by clicking here.