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Brewers Community Foundation/Koos for Kids Coat Giveaway
Students at Hayes and Parkview schools are a little warmer today thanks to the generosity of Brewers Community Foundation and the Koos for Kids charity. These K5 students at Parkview are shown with MPS Board Director Mark Sain, Parkview principal Cheryl Colbert, Jill Hanel, Milwaukee Brewersʼ bullpen catcher Marcus
Hanel and Cecelia Gore of Brewers Community Foundation. The Hanelʼs charity Koos for Kids provided coats for all students at both Parkview and Hayes elementary schools–over 700 coats in all. (Photo by Yvonne Kemp)
UEDA’s 10th Annual Community Development Summit
This year’s summit hosted by the Urban Economic Development Association (UEDA) will focus on “Food For Thought: New Recipes for Job Growth”. “Join participants throughout southeastern Wisconsin to discuss and learn how the regional food economy can serve as a driver for economic growth and job creation.” The summit will be held Tuesday, November 29th from 8:00am – 3:00pm. To register and access event information visit www.uedaevents.wordpress.com.
CBC to hold monthly forum Nov. 26
Community Brainstorming Conference will hold their monthly forum:
When: Saturday, November 26, 2011
Where: St. Matthew’s Church 2944
N. 9th St. Time: Breakfast 8:00 AM
Milwaukee NAN to hold membership meeting
On Nov. 26, The National Action Network monthly membership meeting. Check with NAN on location of meeting. Email–[email protected]
Time: 11:30 AM – 1:30 AM
The African American Chamber of Commerce (AACC) is excited to invited the community to a one night only community viewing of “Sole of a Hustla” followed by a frank discussion around local solutions.
AACC to show documentary, ‘Sole of a Hustla’
The AACC is proud to bring to Milwaukee a unique view into the lives of a group of black entrepreneurs from Memphis, Tennessee who start Game Time Athletics, an athletic shoe and apparel company. It’s a gripping real life story.
Follow the men from the streets of Memphis, as they connect with a venture capitalist and make their way to mainland China.
December 6, 2011 Event Schedule:
5:30 PM – 6:30 PM – Reception and Light Refreshments
The evening will begin with a reception, where you can network with bankers, our sponsors and guests. On the left you will find a list of the sponsors. Several bankers have expressed interest in this event, from US Bank, PNC, BMO Harris and more.
6:30PM – 7:30 PM – Documentary Showing
“Sole of a Hustla”
7:30PM – 8:30 PM – Community Discussion