Browsing “Next Door Milwaukee | November 2019”

Gracia and Jim Willis: Next Door supporters from the beginning

Gracia and Jim Willis were part of a devoted group of parishioners and clergy at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church who helped create Next Door in 1969. They recently came back to visit the organization for our 50th Anniversary Celebration in October.

WTMJ Community Conversations Features Next Door

Next Door was a recent guest on the Community Conversations program on WTMJ 620 AM. Our President Dr. Tracey Sparrow and one of our active Next Door parents were featured in the interview.

BizTimes features Harley-Davidson Support for Next Door

The 2020 Giving Guide from BizTimes is out and features a story about Harley-Davidson’s long-time and generous support for Next Door.

Northwestern Mutual Spotlights Next Door in Giving Gallery

In honor of Next Door’s 50th Anniversary in 2019, Northwestern Mutual unveiled an artistic tribute to the organization at its Giving Gallery in downtown Milwaukee.

Camilla Levin: Next Door’s Longest-Serving Volunteer

Camilla Levin started volunteering for Next Door’s adult education program in the 1980’s. She offers one-on-one tutoring for our adult learners.

2019 Fall Newsletter

We’re checking in with our latest community newsletter and highlights from the fall of 2019 at Next Door.

Next Door Alumni: The Franklin Siblings

Marijah, Lamarrius and Lamarion Franklin all started their education at Next Door. Today, they’re doing well in school and involved in multiple, life-enriching experiences outside the classroom.