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Desmond Parker is part of what he terms the “rebel life” — and that’s a good thing. Parker, 17, helped lead positive youth activities this summer, such as daily cleanups in Milwaukee’s Lindsay Heights neighborhood, with the Running Rebels Community Organization. “It’s like my family,” Parker said. “The rebel life is a way of life, […]
On Mondays, Damien Smith, a youth coordinator for Safe & Sound, turns community rooms in the Amani and Harambee neighborhoods into barbershops offering free haircuts. But it’s not just a haircut. Smith opens a dialogue between the young men who come and middle-aged barbers who volunteer on their day off. On a recent Monday, the […]
The Zilber Family Foundation is amplifying its support of community development initiatives in Lindsay Heights, Clark Square and Layton Boulevard West neighborhoods with $2.4 million in grants. The funds, divided into eight grants, will further the Zilber Neighborhood Initiative, which supports nonprofits committed to improving conditions in a 110-block area on Milwaukee’s north side and […]
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