Child Care Partnership Family Engagement Success

Walter Trueh never misses a chance to climb aboard Next Door’s Books for Kids Mobile Library when the crew visits one of Next Door’s Early Head Start Child Care Partnership sites.

A Books for Kids Champion: Jenny Leibl

A company volunteer opportunity introduced Jenny Leibl to Books for Kids and her support just grew from there!

No Small Matter Screening

The new documentary, No Small Matter, came to Milwaukee in late February as part of an effort to spread community awareness about the importance of high quality early childhood education.

A Next Door Volunteer Family: Meet the Majors

The Major Family from Hartland discovered Next Door in 2015 and remains a loyal supporter of our children and families.

Next Door’s Winter 2019 Newsletter

We are dedicating our winter newsletter to Next Door’s 50th Anniversary this year.

Early Childhood Scholar Success: Alicia Lewis

Alicia Lewis now works as an assistant teacher at Next Door after completing the agency’s Early Childhood Scholars Program with Milwaukee Area Technical College.

Next Door Alumni Success: JohnQuell Tucker

JohnQuell Tucker attended Next Door from 1995 to 1997. He is now a social worker in Milwaukee.

Marquette University President’s Challenge Grant selects project at Next Door

A mental health clinic will open at Next Door in 2019 as part of a community partnership project.

Today’s TMJ4 delivers new books and $10,000 surprise for Next Door

National Reading Day this year came with some very generous donations to Next Door from the E.W. Scripps Company and its local news station, Today’s TMJ4.

Next Door part of Journal Sentinel report on Milwaukee’s growing investment in early childhood education

A new report in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel looks at the city’s latest investments in high quality early childhood education and includes efforts happening at Next Door.