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.
Common Ground was the first new organization to directly address the foreclosure crisis in Sherman Park. The initial goal was to prevent abandoned houses from becoming a drag on the surrounding area. To do that effectively, a team of volunteers … Continue reading →
We’ve had significant victories since the beginning of 2017. We’ve advanced our work to have safer guns manufactured. We’ve worked beside new south side leaders to develop a real, organized and powerful voice for the Latino community. We’ve established effective … Continue reading →
Common Ground is offering businesses and friends the opportunity to purchase an ad in our 2017 Annual Report. Take advantage of this opportunity to reach the tens of thousands of individuals that will see our report. Time is running out … Continue reading →