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.
As many of you know Common Ground was responsible for the formation of the Common Ground Healthcare Cooperative (CGHC). CGHC is now a $100 million per year non-profit, cooperatively governed organization with a staff of 70 and over 30,000 members. … Continue reading →
Reflections on the year 2016, updates on new caucuses, members and actions, as well as a few key dates to jot down for 2017. That and more in our Fall 2016 Newsletter. Click HERE for a printable version. http://www.commongroundwi.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/CG_BOCG_Newsletter_Fall2016_FINAL2-1.pdf
Strengthening parents → Strengthening families → Strengthening Communities Why are Parent Cafés needed? In hundreds of meetings throughout the greater Milwaukee area, Common Ground has heard about the struggles of families overwhelmed by the stresses in their lives. Parents report … Continue reading →