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February 2018

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MCSAP at Marquette University Men's Basketball Game


Location: BMO Harris Bradley Center

Look for MCSAP representatives at the game, where they'll distribute team trading cards and Dose of Reality messages.


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An Evening with Virginia Eubanks, Author of "Automating Inequality: How High-Tech Tools Profile, Police, and Punish the Poor"


Location: Milwaukee Public Library's Rare Book Room, 814 W. Wisconsin Ave.

From Virginia Eubanks, Associate Professor of Political Science at the University at Albany, SUNY, an investigation of data mining, policy algorithms, and predictive risk models on poor and working-class people in America. Of the book, Naomi Klein writes: "This book is downright scary -- but with its striking research and moving, indelible portraits of life in the digital poorhouse, you will emerge smarter and more empowered to demand justice."

 

Boswell Book Company and the Milwaukee Public Library are our invaluable partners in this event.

 

Space is limited so registration is required. Please call 414-286-3011 or clicking here to RSVP.


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Empowerment Coalition of Milwaukee Workshop


Location: United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County, 225 W. Vine St., Milwaukee

Calling all social service providers, advocates, and allies: The Empowerment Coalition of Milwaukee (ECOM) is offering a full year of workshops to enhance your skills and knowledge and empower you in your profession.

The 2018 workshops, sponsored by Community Advocates, are:

  • February 16: Programs and Services for Veterans
  • March 16: Family Services / Child Support / Paternity
  • April 20: Job / Employment Services
  • May 18: Programs for Children / Youth Services
  • June 15: Domestic Violence / Elder Abuse Prevention & Intervention
  • July 20: Human Trafficking / Child Exploitation
  • August: No workshop
  • September 21: Utility Services / Energy Assistance
  • October 19: Housing Services
  • November 16: Active Shooter / Safety in the Workplace
  • December: No workshop

All workshops will be held on the third Friday of each month at the United Way of Greater Milwaukee and Waukesha County, 225 W. Vine St., Milwaukee, from 9 a.m. to noon. Workshops are $5 per session; please pay in advance or on the day of the workshop.

 

Advance registration is required.

 

Please mail the registration form to Community Advocates, Attention: ECOM, 728 N. James Lovell St., Milwaukee, WI 53233; fax it to Denise Lovelace at 414-875-2010 or email it to dlovelace@communityadvocates.net.

 


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MCSAP at Marquette University Men's Basketball Game


Location: BMO Harris Bradley Center

Look for MCSAP representatives at the game, where they'll distribute team trading cards and Dose of Reality messages.


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Milwaukee Reentry Council


Location: To Be Announced

Members of the Milwaukee Reentry Council will meet at a to-be-determined location. Email Conor Williams if you would like to attend. 


Upcoming Events

Feb

21

2018

MCSAP at Marquette University Men's Basketball Game

7:30 pm - 12:00 am


BMO Harris Bradley Center


Feb

28

2018

Milwaukee Reentry Council

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm


To Be Announced