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Milwaukee County Supervisor Michael Mayo, Sr. today invited the community to join him in an event to raise awareness of homelessness in Milwaukee County by spending the night in Dineen Park.
The event will begin at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 29 at the Dineen Park Golf Shack, 6520 W. Keefe Ave. in Milwaukee.
Mayo plans to stay in the park until 9 a.m. on the 30th.
“Homelessness is an issue that often goes ignored by people who live in the warm comfort of their homes,”Mayo said.
“But too many people, including children, will …
PEARLS Girls participate in annual “Box City” event at Riverside
On Thursday, March 22, ten members of PEARLS for Teen Girls, Inc. participated in Milwaukee Public Schools’ Riverside University High School 12th annual “Box City” event to raise money for Habitat for Humanity and raise awareness about homelessness.
Beginning at 5:00 p.m. last Thursday, the PEARLS girls, along with other students at Riverside, built temporary shelters out of boxes and slept outdoors to gain better understanding of the struggles homeless people face.
“Homelessness is a real problem in our community, but it is …
By Nyerere C. Davidson
‘Tis the season to give to others – this holds true for the Healthy Holiday Soup Kitchen.
Hosted by members of the Delta Kappa Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. and the Eta Zeta Chapter of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. in conjunction with All Saints Food Pantry, located in the All Saints Catholic Church, the Dec. 17 soup kitchen fed many families that otherwise would not have a place to receive a warm meal.
In an effort to combat hunger in the Greater Milwaukee area this holiday …