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Black, Brown, and Green

April 20 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

An Explore MKE Tour

Dealing with neighborhood change: how neighborhoods fight for equitable development.

FREE for UWM students – Lunch Provided

Adventure through the Walker’s Point, Menominee Valley, and Lindsey Heights neighborhoods and explore some initiatives to counter gentrification and systemic racism. See how black and brown communities are culturally and socioeconomically responsive to the community in an age of redevelopment and the how they fight to preserve natural resources and develop green initiatives. Learn about what organizations like: CORE El Centro, the Urban Ecology Center, Alice’s Garden, the Juice Kitchen, and Outpost Natural Foods are doing to make an impact!

PantherSync Pre-Registration Required. https://bit.ly/2GNaekI

Meet in the Union Concourse at 10:30am. Limited to 40 students.

For more information, contact Amanda Markwardt at 414-229-3894; markwa32@uwm.edu

Cosponsored by Student Involvement Sociocultural Programming and Share the Earth

sharetheearth.uwm.edu

Details

Date:
April 20
Time:
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Website:
sharetheearth.uwm.edu

Organizer

Student Involvement
Phone:
414-229-5780
Email:
activities@uwm.edu

Venue

UWM Union Concourse
2200 E. Kenwood Blvd.
Milwaukee, WI 53211 United States
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