CUSH celebrates victory for the homeless after a 12 year campaign: a tribute to the value of perseverance!
Kenosha News: Commission OK’s rezoning for homeless shelter!
CUSH past president reflects: The Struggle for a Permanent Homeless Shelter in Kenosha
We’re making our elected officials realize the extent of poverty in Wisconsin and offering concrete ways to address it. Read the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel story about it. You can still sign on to our Faithful Citizenship Statement!
Having a family member in jail or prison is a huge risk factor for increased poverty. The statement is drawn from the input of more than 150 diverse faith leaders in Wisconsin. You can click above to sign or get a link to sign on electronically by sending a message to firstname.lastname@example.org. Invite your friends, family and fellow congregants to add their names as well. We will present these letters and signatures to newly elected Wisconsin legislators and engage them in conversation on how to end poverty in Wisconsin. Be part of this important effort!
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WISDOM Director keynotes important educational event
We are proud to see our successful work on criminal justice reform recognized as State Director David Liners was a featured speaker at Unlocking Justice: Organizing to Address Mass Incarceration. This presentation was part of the Unlocking Justice series on October 21, sponsored by our partners at The Sentencing Project.