April 22, 2014
High school students spent the winter learning how to repair bikes to prepare them for a summer working with LBWN’s Mobile Bike Hub program.
April 22, 2014
April 17, 2014
Dream MKE is fostering growth in minority small businesses through seed loans, financial consulting and an upcoming fellowship program.
April 7, 2014
Applicants from 16- to 21-years of age will be given priority for Earn & Learn summer jobs.
April 4, 2014
Milwaukee Area Technical College offers a truck driving program to thoroughly prepare students for a field with many job opportunities.
March 27, 2014
MANDI nominee United Methodist Children’s Services finds its calling working with low-income families.
March 17, 2014
Six proposals that emerged from a December brainstorming session on the Bronzeville Cultural and Entertainment District have been unveiled by the city. Officials hope the process will spark renewed interest in Bronzeville among developers with the capacity to launch major projects.
March 14, 2014
Nearly a dozen renters have moved into foreclosed homes that are part of the Rent to Own Homes program in the Layton Boulevard West neighborhood. The project is a finalist for a MANDI.
March 6, 2014
The city’s first-ever “Made on King Drive” event marked the return of the Gee’s Clippers barbershop to the neighborhood, and provided networking opportunities for young professionals.
March 3, 2014
UMOS is offering an employment and training program for low-income youth looking to gain job experience or a GED.
February 26, 2014
The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation and African American Chamber of Commerce will soon kick off a new revolving loan fund to help provide capital to small businesses and boost black entrepreneurship.