Know Milwaukee

Inside the Tripoli Shrine Center

January 25th, 2012 |

From the top floor Billiards Room to the basement Egyptian Room, TCD takes an intimate look at this historic venue.

Know Milwaukee: Shops of Grand Avenue

December 3rd, 2011 |

The first year of the Creativity Works Here program has brought on a welcome change to the Shops of Grand Avenue.

Know Milwaukee: African World Festival

November 19th, 2011 |

Along with the summer celebration, African World Festival provides year-round programming and promotes civic engagement in Milwaukee’s African-American community.

Know Milwaukee: Spreenkler Creative

November 4th, 2011 |

Starting as a “meet-up” in 2006, Spreenkler Creative now assists college students to gain creative campaign work experience at their office in the Grand Avenue

Know Milwaukee: Milwaukee Public Theatre

October 28th, 2011 |

For 37 years, Milwaukee Public Theatre has made the arts accessible to everyone through original performances, workshops, and residencies.

Know Milwaukee: Art Milwaukee

October 20th, 2011 |

Art Milwaukee strengthens Milwaukee’s artistic community through empowering local artists and bringing social experiences through art.

Know Milwaukee: VETransfer

October 10th, 2011 |

Located in the Grand Avenue, VETransfer is the first organization of its kind where U.S. war veterans receive training to succeed as entrepreneurs.

Know Milwaukee: COA

September 20th, 2011 |

The Children’s Outing Association has been helping children, teens and adults gain the skills they need to get out of poverty for more than a century.

Know Milwaukee: ArtWorks – Empowering local youth

August 3rd, 2011 |

The nonprofit uses art to help area teens build job experience, reclaim their communities, and find their voice.

Know Milwaukee: Outwords Books – An enclave for LGBT lit

July 27th, 2011 |

Over the last 18 years, Outwords Books has built a strong and loyal community, helping Milwaukee’s only LGBT bookstore weather a depressed economy and the ever-changing publishing industry.