Please join us for one or both of the following events on the afternoon of October 25!
Settlement House Neighborhood Summit
United Neighborhood Centers of Milwaukee presents our second annual Settlement House Neighborhood Summit on Wednesday, October 25 from 1:00 - 4:30 pm.
With a carefully crafted agenda focusing on key issues, trends and current best practices in resident engagement, the summit brings together leading experts and practitioners in place-based community development from across Milwaukee neighborhoods.
Join us to discuss solutions that address community-level challenges and barriers to authentic resident engagement. Gain insights and develop opportunities for action in building capacity and empowering resident-led initiatives to achieve stronger impact and lasting change in Milwaukee.
Community Connections Small Grants Program Celebration
Please join us from 4:30 to 6:30 pm immediately following the Settlement House Neighborhood Summit to celebrate the great work of residents who participated in the Community Connections Small Grants Program.
Since its inception in 2014, the Community Connections program has supported the work of residents in 23 neighborhoods throughout Milwaukee and Waukesha investing in 82 resident-led projects totaling more than $46,487. This resulted in more than 400 volunteer hours and nearly $103,000 in resources leveraged by residents. Help us celebrate and honor all of the great work taking place in our neighborhoods. The event will feature several of the funded projects in a gallery. Appetizers and refreshments will be served.CCSG is funded by the Greater Milwaukee Foundation, the Northwestern Mutual Foundation, and the Zilber Family Foundation.