Northcott Neighborhood House Archives

Northcott Neighborhood House hosts Harambee Senior Club 2023 kick-off

January 19, 2023

On Wednesday, January 11, 2023, Northcott Neighborhood House’s Harambee Senior Club kicked off the new year by discussing visions and goals to promote peace and understanding in Milwaukee. The Northcott Neighborhood House Harambee Senior Club culminated the afternoon with a little fun having lunch and playing bingo. Executive Director Tony A. Kearney, Sr., said, “At… [Read More]

Northcott Neighborhood House hosts “Tis the Season Christmas Dinner and Toy Giveaway”

December 29, 2022

On Sunday, December 25, 2022, Northcott Neighborhood House along with Bader Philanthropies, Francie Luke Silverman Foundation, United Methodist Churches, United Methodist Women, Church Women United, and WestCare Wisconsin hosted the “Tis the Season Christmas Dinner and Toy Giveaway,” at Northcott Neighborhood House, 2460 N. 6th Street. On Christmas morning there were 1,000 dinners for families… [Read More]

Northcott Neighborhood House hosts 3rd annual ‘Tis the Season Thanksgiving Dinner Giveaway’

December 1, 2022

On Thursday, November 24, 2022, Northcott Neighborhood House, Bader Philanthropies, WestCare Wisconsin and friends hosted the “3rd Annual ‘Tis the Season Thanksgiving Dinner Giveaway” at Northcott Neighborhood House, 2460 N. 6th Street. Northcott staff and volunteers from the community handed out a home-cooked meal for four people from Daddy’s Soul Food & Grille on Thanksgiving… [Read More]

Northcott Neighborhood House hosts 2022 ‘Trunk or Treat’

November 3, 2022

Northcott Neighborhood House (NNH) Executive Director Tony A. Kearney, Sr., along with community partners and leaders, came together to provide a safe and fun Halloween event for more than1,200 children on Sunday, October 30, 2022 by hosting “Trunk or Treat … It’s About Our Children and Community Festival,” at their building, 2460 N. 6th St…. [Read More]

Northcott Neighborhood House hosts Summer Blues and Jazz concert series kick-off

July 7, 2022

On Saturday, July 2, 2022, Northcott Neighborhood House hosted the kick-off to their summer concert series, ” Culture Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow Summer Blues & Jazz Concert Series,” at Bernice and Clinton Rose Park. The summer concert series features local and national talent. Pictured at the event are (top photo, from left) WNOV Sales Manager… [Read More]

Juneteenth Day—more than food, family and fun

June 30, 2022

Sandra Millon Underwood, RN, PhD, FAAN Professor Emerita UWM – College of Nursing Milwaukee has the distinct honor of having one of the oldest and largest Juneteenth Day celebrations in the country. And, with COVID-19 mandates eased, this family reunion-style day of food, fun, laughter, and camaraderie attracted more than 40,000 to this year’s Juneteenth… [Read More]

Northcott Neighborhood House Senior Club presents “Remember & Rejoice Luncheon”

March 24, 2022

On Friday, March 18, 2022, Northcott Neighborhood House Executive Director Tony A. Kearney, Sr., and Northcott Senior Club hosted “Remember & Rejoice Luncheon,” at 2400 N. 6th Street. The luncheon was held in order to rejoice over the possible ending of the pandemic, and to spend time with good friends and great food. It was… [Read More]

Northcott Neighborhood House, Bader Philanthropies and Friends host ‘Tis the Season’ Thanksgiving event

December 2, 2021

On Friday, November 19, 2021, Northcott Neighborhood House (NNH), Bader Philanthropies and friends invited all to come and pick up their Thanksgiving dinner. Award winning Chef Lisa Kaye prepared 1,000 dinners for families of four, hence 4,000 meals. The menu included: baked chicken and southern cornbread dressing, macaroni and cheese, succulent green bean casserole, gravy,… [Read More]

Northcott Neighborhood House & Bader Philanthropies host ‘1st Annual Trunk or Treat’

November 4, 2021

On Sunday, October 31, 2021, Northcott Neighborhood House, Bader Philanthropies and friends hosted their first ever annual “Trunk or Treat…It’s About Our Children and Community Festival.” The event was held on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive between Burleigh and Locust Streets. Children who came in costume could visit every trunk and get treats, while… [Read More]

Northcott Neighborhood House honors local leaders as part of Juneteenth Celebrations

June 24, 2021

On Friday, June 11, 2021, Northcott Neighborhood House hosted their “Because of Them We Can Awards,” with the 50th Anniversary of Northcott’s Juneteenth Celebration at On The Bayou restaurant, 2053 North Dr. Martin Luther King Drive. The event honored 24 outstanding leaders from our community including Clayborn Benson, City Alderwoman Milele A. Coggs, Tyrone Dumas,… [Read More]