4W Community Happenings

Written by admin   // May 31, 2012   // 0 Comments

Area ladies…and gentlemen…sported some exquisite “chapeaus” during the 16th annual Wisconsin African American Women, Ltd.’s ‘Faces of Hope” hat luncheon, which was held recently at the WAAW building, located at 3020 W. Vliet St. (Photo by Yvonne Kemp)

During the annual meeting of the African American Chamber of Commerce, AACC President Eve Hall (seated second from left) and the board of directors received a check for $100,000 from the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation. The money is a revolving loan fund grant for the chamber to help small Black businesses in the community. (Photo by Yvonne Kemp)

North Division High School alum “bust a move” to some old school music during the second annual Spring Fling at the Wisconsin African American Women’s Center on Vliet Street. The party started only after the alumni, members of the North Division High School Alumni Association and Friends held a meeting to discuss the future of the school and discussed ways to support future North students and restore the school legacy. (Photo by Yvonne Kemp)


Flags wave in the warm Monday air this past Memorial Day as families throughout the state and nation came to veteran cemeteries like this one in Southeast Wisconsin to pay homage to veterans who fought in the nation’s wars. (Photo by Yvonne Kemp)


Marquitta Smith smiles proudly on the site of her new home she is helping Milwaukee Habitat for Humanity build in the 2800 block of North 17th St. The Brewers Community Foundation, Inc. help fund the building project, one of several being built in the central city. (Photo by Yvonne Kemp)

Chandra Staples (left) and Delisa Turner celebrated in grand style their respective graduation from college at the Brotherhood of Firefighters building at North 76th Street. (Photo by Yvonne Kemp)

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