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Milwaukee Health Services, Inc., hosts ’11th Annual Thanksgiving Dinner Giveaway’

December 1, 2022

On Friday, November 18, 2022, Milwaukee Health Services, Inc. (MHSI), hosted its “11th Annual Thanksgiving Dinner Giveaway” at their Isaac Coggs Heritage Health Center, 8200 West Silver Spring Drive. In an effort to help feed those in need this Thanksgiving, MHSI, Molina Healthcare, United Healthcare Community Plan, iCare, Feeding America, LabCorp, North Shore Bank, Feeding… [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]

Milwaukee Downtown kicks off the holidays with return of holiday lights show

November 24, 2022

Milwaukee Downtown, BID #21 illuminated the city during the “24th annual Milwaukee Holiday Lights Festival” presented by Johnson Financial Group, Nov. 17, 2022 – Jan. 1, 2023. The sixweek celebration began on Thursday, Nov. 17 with a kickoff ceremony Pere Marquette Park, 900 N. Plankinton Ave. Featuring live music and dance acts, holiday treats, fireworks,… [Read More]

Gee’s Clippers hosts ‘Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway’

November 24, 2022

On Saturday, November 19, 2022, Gee’s Clippers Barber and Beauty Salon, 2200 N. Dr. Martin Luther King Dr., hosted “Gee’s MKE Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway,” which was a huge success! Gee’s was able to feed 200 families and provide them with a turkey and gift card. There was also free Flu and COVID-19 vaccines, blood pressure… [Read More]

Milwaukee-King forward William Whorton will play college basketball next season at South Dakota State

November 24, 2022

Congratulations to the Rufus King Generals’ basketball star William Whorton signed a letter of intent to south Dakota State for a four year basketball scholarship on November 4, 2022. William is 6’9, and averaged 16 points per game for King last season, scoring 20 points or more in eight different games. William also had Division… [Read More]

Outreach Community Health Centers hosted a Topping Off Ceremony

November 17, 2022

On Wednesday, October 26, 2022, Outreach Community Health Centers’ (OCHC) board, staff, project partners, health partners, and elected officials celebrated an essential milestone for OCHC’s new building addition. Also, guests had the opportunity to sign one of the last beams before observing it being raised by a crane and placed in its final resting spot…. [Read More]

Zion Hill MBC hosts ‘3rd Annual Veteran’s Day Recognition Luncheon’

November 17, 2022

On Sunday, November 13, 2022, from 12:30 p.m.-3 p.m., in the Turner Hall on the lower level of Zion Hill Missionary Baptist Church, 1825 W. Hampton Ave., the church hosted its 3rd Annual Veteran’s Day Recognition Luncheon honoring 12 veterans that have served in different branches of the military who are also members of the… [Read More]

Greater Milwaukee Urban League hosts ‘The 37th Black & White Ball’

November 10, 2022

On Saturday, November 5, 2022, the Greater Milwaukee Urban League (GMUL) hosted their annual “Black & White Ball” at the Wisconsin Center, 400 West Wisconsin Ave. More than 1,100 Milwaukee-area business and community leaders, including many area CEOs, came together to attend the GMUL’s annual fundraiser. The evening included a red carpet walk, pre-event with… [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]

NAACP Milwaukee Branch hosts ‘2022 Freedom Fund Dinner’

October 27, 2022

On Friday, October 21, 2022, the Milwaukee Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) hosted their “2022 Freedom Fund Dinner,” at the Wisconsin Center District, 400 West Wisconsin Ave. This year’s theme was “NAACP: This is Power,” and featured many local elected leaders of color. The event was hosted by… [Read More]