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NEIGHBORHOODS

HARAMBEE

Introduction and history
Community Driven Solutions
Connecting Community and Resources
New Homes, New Opportunities
Looking to the Future



MANDI

MANDI 2014 WINNERS AND FINALISTS

Northern Trust Navigator Award: Howard Snyder
Finalists:
Charles Brown
Jan Christensen

Brewers Community Foundation Public Space Award: Three Bridges Park 
Finalists:
Journey House Football Stadium
Rotary Centennial Arboretum

PNC Trail Blazer Award: Just One More Ministry
Finalists:
16th Street Community Health Center’s Kinnickinnic River Corridor Initiative
IndependenceFirst Mobility Store

State Farm Insurance Building Blocks Award: Westlawn Gardens (Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee)
Finalists:
King Drive Commons IV
Layton Boulevard West Neighbors Rent-to-Own Homes

BMO Harris Cornerstone Award: Martin Luther King Economic Development Corporation
Finalists:
Havenwoods Economic Development Corporation
Milwaukee Habitat for Humanity
United Methodist Children’s Services

Vision Award: Northwestern Mutual


MANDI 2013 WINNERS AND FINALISTS

Northern Trust Navigator Award: Charlotte John-Gomez
Finalists:
James Godsil
Welford Sanders

Brewers Community Foundation Public Space Award: Washington Park
Finalists:
29th and Burnham Park
Brown Street Academy

PNC Trail Blazer Award: Our Next Generation's Outbound Learning Program
Finalists:
Select Milwaukee’s Financial Literacy Through Home-Ownership Program
Milwaukee Rising

State Farm Insurance Building Blocks Award: Clock Shadow Building
Finalists:
Mitchell Street Market Lofts
National Avenue Lofts
Urban Ecology Center, Menomonee Valley

BMO Harris Cornerstone Award: Progressive Community Health Centers
Finalists:
ACTS Housing
La Causa

Vision Award: ManpowerGroup


MANDI 2012 WINNERS AND FINALISTS

Northern Trust Navigator Award: Milwaukee Area Workforce Funding Alliance
Finalists:
53rd Street Community Garden
Radio Milwaukee Neighborhood Project

Brewers Community Foundation Public Space Award: Menomonee Valley Passage 
Finalists:
Beerline Recreational Trail
Cluster II Play and Grow Lot

PNC Trail Blazer Award: Veterans Manor Apartments 
Finalists:
ArtWorks for Milwaukee
Most Improved Porch Contest

State Farm Insurance Building Blocks Award: Villard Square Grandfamily Milwaukee 
Finalists:
Franklin Square Apartments and Townhomes
Historic Kilbourn State Bank Building Redevelopment Project

Harris Bank Cornerstone Award: Wisconsin Community Services 
Finalists:
Agape Community Center
Select Milwaukee

Vision Award: Froedtert Health/Froedtert Hospital 


About MANDI 2011 awards ceremony...

MANDI 2011 WINNERS AND FINALISTS

Northern Trust Navigator Award: Take Root Milwaukee
Finalists:
Connecting Caring Communities
Wright Street Resource Center

Brewers Community Foundation Public Space Award: Alice's Garden
Finalists:
The Walls Project
The Community Gardens at Kilbourn Park

PNC Trail Blazer Award: St. Marcus Lutheran School
Finalists:
Center for Family Prosperity, Riverworks Development Corporation
Family Advocacy Center, Sojourner Family Peace Center

State Farm Insurance Building Blocks Award: Silver City Townhomes
Finalists:
Bishop’s Creek Family Housing
King Drive Commons III
Olga Village Apartments

Harris Bank Cornerstone Award: C.C. Henderson
Finalists:
Growing Power
Dave Boucher and Stephanie Shipley

Joseph J. Zilber Award: Thrivent Builds Neighborhoods



COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT SYMPOSIUM

New York-based consultant Paul Brophy released his report on the community development in Milwaukee (with national comparisons)

LISC Director of Sustainable Communities, Chris Boston, presented summary of listening sessions with 119 practitioners

LISC Chicago Executive  Director Susana Vasquez's keynote address: Building the Knowledge to Act

A cross-sector response panel provided insights and feedback on presentations 
Facilitated by Marquette’s Public Policy Fellow Mike Gousha. Respondants included: Mayor Tom Barrett (City of Milwaukee), Sharon Adams (Walnut Way), Gary Grunau (The Grucon Group), Nelson Soler (Multicultural Entrepreneurial Institute), Julia Taylor (Greater Milwaukee Committee), and Rob Henken (The Public Policy Forum). 
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