Milwaukee North Sunrise Rotary Club welcomes MPS students back to school

September 5, 2019

Photos by Yvonne Kemp

On Tuesday, September 3, 2019, The Milwaukee North Sunrise Rotary Club (MNSRC) welcomed students back to school at two separate Milwaukee Public School locations – Brown Street Academy, 2029 North 20th St. and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary School, 3275 North 3rd St. Club members welcomed students to the first day of the 2019-20 school year with “highfives;” welcomed and greeted parents; offered assistance to parents completing paperwork to enroll children; helped direct students to their classrooms; and helped direct parents to the office. North Sunrise Rotary Club is a service organization whose stated purpose is to bring together business and professional leaders in order to provide humanitarian service and to advance goodwill and peace around the community.

Pictured at the event (top photo, from left) are MNSRC member Sharon Adams; Milwaukee Times Weekly Newspaper Publisher Lynda Jackson Conyers; MNSRC member Thanner Baquero; the Brown Street Academy Bobcat; Brown Street Academy Principal Ava Morris; MNSRC President Dr. Willie Hart; and MNSRC member Cynthia Berry Roberson; (lower photo, from left) MNSRC member Gregory Williams; MNSRC member Dr. Janet Butler; Dr. Willie Hart; Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary School Principal Anesia Hayes; Lynda Jackson Conyers; St. Ann Center Bucyrus Campus Chief Operating Officer Diane Beckley; and one of the many wonderful teachers at the Dr. King School.