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It was a (Neighborhood) House Party Not to be Missed! Community Unity Day 2016

Community Unity Day- The 2nd annual Community Unity Day was an absolute blast, with Neighborhood House kids, families, and supporters coming together to celebrate another great year of serving Milwaukee’s Near West Side! After a few words from Neighborhood House Executive Director, Jeff Martinka, SHARP Literacy President & CEO, Lynda Kohler, and SHARP Literacy Board…

World Refugee Day 2016: Solidarity, Soccer, and Song

Milwaukee joined the international humanitarian community in recognizing World Refugee Day 2016 at Pere Marquette Park. Highlights included cultural performances, ethnic food, keynote speakers from Syria, Congo, Burma, and the US,  followed by a championship match between top refugee soccer teams. Wisconsin Department of Children & Families sponsored the event Milwaukee World Refugee Day 2016, in partnership with Neighborhood House…