Yvonne Kemp Photography Archives

North Central Service Club 2019 Fall Fashion Show and Luncheon

November 14, 2019

On Sunday, November 10, 2019, the North Central Service Club, Inc. (NCSC) hosted their Annual Fall Fashion Show and Luncheon at the Four Points by Sheraton Milwaukee North, 8900 North Kildeer Court. The luncheon featured a silent auction and a fashion show, which showcased fashions provided by Gg Collections Boutique, 5201 West North Ave. and… [Read More]

Milwaukee Urban League hosts ‘Lunch and Learn’ on county budget

November 7, 2019

On Friday, November 1, 2019, the Milwaukee Urban League hosted a “Lunch and Learn” at the Milwaukee Urban League offices, 435 West North Ave. The topic of this “Lunch and Learn” was, “2020 City of Milwaukee-County Budgets Overview and Q&A.” The informative program discussed what goes into making an annual city or county budget. From… [Read More]

Milwaukee honors the legacy of the late Mildred Harpole

November 7, 2019

On Saturday, November 2, 2019, the Wisconsin Black Historical Society and Museum hosted a special memorial celebration/repast honoring the life and works of Mildred Harpole (inset) at the Museum on 2620 W. Center St. Many community organizations, religious leaders, politicians, and close friends came out to share their stories and give tributes about one of… [Read More]

Men Moving Forward presents 2019 prostate health education event

November 7, 2019

On Saturday, November 2, 2019, Men Moving Forward presented a prostate health education event at Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church, 3456 N. 38th St. Men Moving Forward is a support group for African American men who have survived prostate cancer. The event served to help educate African American men about the diagnosis, treatment, and support… [Read More]

North Division Athletic Hall of Fame hosts 2019 Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet

November 7, 2019

On Saturday, October 19, 2019 the North Division Athletic Hall of Fame presented their “7th Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet,” at the Hilton Garden Inn, 11600 West Park Place. Every two years the Alumni Association recognizes former North Division High School students, staff, and coaches who helped shape the great athletic legacy of North Division… [Read More]

North Division High School Alumni Association hosts 2019 Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet

October 31, 2019

On Saturday, October 19, 2019 the North Division High School Alumni Association presented their “7th Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet,” at the Hilton Garden Inn, 11600 West Park Place. Every two years the Alumni Association recognizes former North Division High School students, staff, and coaches who helped shape the great athletic legacy of North Division… [Read More]

‘Off the Shelf Book Club’ podcast hosts premiere author awards in home town

October 31, 2019

On Sunday, October 13, 2019, JWM Productions presented the “Off the Shelf Book Club Authors Awards Luncheon,” at the Hilton Garden Inn Park Place Convention Center, 11600 W. Park Place. The event is the brainchild or former WNOV “Off the Shelf Book Club” radio show host Jennifer Washington McMurray (inset), a native of Milwaukee, who… [Read More]

Molina Healthcare hosts 13th Annual Community Champions Awards

October 24, 2019

On Thursday, October 17, 2019, Molina Healthcare hosted its thirteenth annual Community Champions Awards program at the Renaissance Place, 1451 N. Prospect Ave. The program was created in 2006 to honor and bring together people whose leadership, volunteerism, and public advocacy embody the spirit of service and community. Winners each receive a $3,000 grant for… [Read More]

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated, Master Stylist Epsilon Kappa Omega chapter presents Breast Health Day at St. Ann’s Center

October 23, 2019

On Saturday, October 12, 2019, The Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated, Epsilon Kappa Omega Chapter presented Breast Health Day at St. Anns Center for Intergenerational Care Bucyrus Campus, 2450 W. North Ave. The free community event featured Froedtert Memorial Hospital and Medical College of Wisconsin Surgical Oncology professor Dr. Alonzo Walker, MD, FACS who discussed… [Read More]

Milwaukee Urban League and Merrill Lynch host Career Night & Networking event

October 16, 2019

On Thursday, October 10, 2019, the Milwaukee Urban League (MUL) and Merrill Lynch-Milwaukee hosted a career night and networking event at the Merrill Lynch offices, 833 E. Michigan St. The event highlighted Merrill Lynch’s Financial Advisor Development Program (FADP). Merrill Lynch has a long history of hiring, training, developing and successfully graduating some of the… [Read More]