Jermaine Potts may be the new poster child of a “comeback kid.” The 18-year-old was recognized recently as 2016’s Most Improved Student at a celebration of the Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee’s Education Initiative. He was also named class salutatorian at James Groppi High School. But things didn't look so good for Potts just a few years ago.
HACM's 2016 Annual Meeting celebrated Milwaukee's Choice Neighborhood.
HACM and Bublr Bikes announced a unique and innovative partnership to expand Milwaukee's bike share system into low-income communities.
Community partners gathered on May 24, 2016 to celebrate the grand opening of the Milwaukee TechForce Training Center, a new education, training and workforce development facility.
HACM was awarded a $100,000 grant to partner with Legal Action of Wisconsin to help public housing residents move beyond their involvement with the justice system to find jobs, housing and other opportunities.
Alvin Watts, a 16-year-old sophomore at Carmen Northwest High School, just returned from participating in the Group of Seven Youth Summit focusing on international peace — one of only two delegates representing the United States at the event.
Choice Neighborhood business HellermanTyton plans expansion and more than 100 new jobs
Milwaukee Neighborhood News Services reports on the impact of over a half century's work in the Westlawn neighborhood.
HACM and WWBIC hosted a ceremony to recognize financial education graduates for their commitment to setting and achieving budgetary goals and working towards self-sufficiency.
The HUD Choice Neighborhoods team visited Milwaukee to support the development of Milwaukee's Choice Neighborhoods Transformation Plan.
USGBC-WI names HACM a "Community Champion"
HUD Deputy Secretary Nani Coloretti visited Milwaukee September 28 to announce the award of a $30 million Choice Neighborhoods grant.
In its first rating of the Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee (HACM), Standard & Poor's Ratings Services has assigned its 'A+' issuer credit rating (ICR) on HACM with a stable outlook.
The Youth Leadership Committee of the Hillside TALK (Take Action, Listen & Know) Campaign hosted a "Non-Violence Pledge" ceremony on July 30, 2015 in front of the Hillside Family Resource Center, 1452 N. 7th Street.
The Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee (HACM) will expand its support for homeless veterans following the award this week of Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH) Program rental assistance vouchers by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). HACM was awarded 20 additional VASH vouchers, bringing its total to 258 VASH vouchers.
The Milwaukee TechForce Training Center is a new training hub to connect students to careers in the computer and IT industries.