MKE Neighborhoods Now is a campaign that centers on investing in our city’s future. As citizens, we have a say and the power to change our community for the better. Our goal is to leverage up to $100M in new capital improvements for the neighborhoods of Milwaukee. We’re setting our sights on the Spring 2016 Milwaukee Common Council elections to get candidates on board with Common Ground’s vision. No matter who is on the Common Council after the election, we intend to remain actively involved to see our vision through. We are creating a powerful process that invites Milwaukee’s citizens to dream and imagine with us.
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 →
Milwaukee has young people ready to fight for change, and they are organizing within Common Ground. As part of the new 40 Under 40 group, 20 new CG leaders have been meeting monthly to learn about Common Ground, IAF-style organizing, … Continue reading →
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 →