Results tagged with 'harambee'
Published July 23, 2016
Tonda Thompson could have easily turned inward three years ago when her newborn boy died in her arms hours after he was born. Instead, as Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports, she became an advocate in the fight for healthy birth outcomes among minorities.
Published June 18, 2016
Harambee residents are hoping to create an NID that would make available money for property owners for costly improvements to their houses and apartments in a part of the city that has been hit hard by foreclosures, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.
Published March 1, 2016
German-Americans are joining with historic restoration advocates and civil rights groups in a "Rescue and Restore" campaign for King Solomon Missionary Baptist Church, formerly Dreieinigkeitskirche, reports Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service.
Published Feb. 25, 2016
Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports on 2016 MANDI nominee Maskani Place, a building located in the Harambee neighborhood that opened its doors in 2014 to homeless families and families on the verge of becoming homeless.
Published Aug. 30, 2015
Kavon Jones - aka "KJ Prodigy - is a poet, performance artist and activist who continues to wow audiences with his lengthy, passionate, memorized poems about people including Frida Kahlo, Jimi Hendrix and more.
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