Coronavirus is impacting our community

Dear Walnut Way Friends, Officials from the City of Milwaukee have shared that the Coronavirus is hitting the Northside community of Milwaukee especially hard. According to Milwaukee Health Commissioner Dr. Jeanette Kowalik, over half of the cases are in Milwaukee’s African American communities. It’s too early to determine why, but it’s important that we rally..

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Response to Coronavirus

Dear Friends, To support the health of our community during the COVID-19 outbreak, Walnut Way is temporarily postponing our events at the Walnut Way Center and the Men’s Wellness Group at The Innovations and Wellness Commons until further notice. We are monitoring the situation closely and will share any new updates as they develop. If you have any questions, please contact the Walnut Way..

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Meet Kenneth: Men’s Group Facilitator

Walnut Way welcomes Kenneth Ginlack, licensed therapist, who is creating spaces for men’s healing from trauma in a supportive men’s group called, Real Men Having Real Conversations: Use your past as a stepping stone to walk into Greatness. In starting, Real Men Having Real Conversations, Ginlack emphasizes the importance of healing from personal trauma, “The traumatic..

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Side Hustle is Sold Out

The Community Wealth Building (CWB) Side Hustle Workshop on Thursday, March 5th at Running Rebels is sold out. Thanks to a strong interest in the event, the workshop is at capacity and sold out. We can no longer accept reservations. Thank you for your interest and please be sure to sign up for the Walnut Way..

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Share your input! What legal services do you need?

Walnut Way is strengthening its partnership with Legal Aid Society of Milwaukee to create awareness and access to legal services to residents. To help elimate barriers to obtaining legal assistance, Walnut Way will hold an informational session with Legal Aid at an upcoming Neighbor Night. Please take the survey and share what topics and concerns will make this the most impactful learning session.

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Neighbor Night: Food Industry Job Training

We are excited to welcome our partner MCFI to Walnut Way’s next Neighbor Night to share a valuable job training opportunity with you. About the Program:  MCFI’s Food Industry Job Training Program’s goal is to train and provide job placement in the food industry, whatever your interest, from managerial, cooking, to custodial services. 9-week program Begins March..

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We’re hiring: Environmental Department is expanding!

The Environmental Stewardship Department is Walnut Way’s largest department, consisting of several important programs including: Blue Skies Landscaping, Growing Youth Leadership, and Campus Production & Sales.  We are seeking to fill two administrative roles in the department and several Blue Skies Landscaping members for a robust 2020 season. Environmental Department Administrative Positions: Environmental Stewardship Operations..

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