MANDI 2019 finalists named

As reported on biztimes.com, written by Lauren Anderson

Twelve organizations and individuals have been selected as finalists for the 2019 Milwaukee Awards for Neighborhood Development Innovation (MANDI).

The annual program is a partnership with Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) Milwaukee to recognize businesses, nonprofit organizations and individuals involved in improving conditions in Milwaukee’s neighborhoods.

MANDI finalists include:

  • Brewers Community Foundation Public Space Award: Browning Elementary/Silver Spring Neighborhood Center Multi-Sport Collaborative Group and Washington Park Neighbors for the Washington Park Concert Series
  • BMO Harris Cornerstone Award: CORE El Centro and Running Rebels Community Organization
  • Chase Economic Development Award: Blue Skies Landscaping and Rev-Up MKE
  • Northern Trust Navigator Award: Carolyn Esswein of University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; and Susan Lloyd of Zilber Family Foundation
  • Associated Bank Trail Blazer Award: MATC Promise and PeppNation Sports Leadership Camps MKE
  • State Farm Building Blocks Award: Turnkey Renovation-Layton Boulevard West Neighbors and Welford Sanders Historic Lofts and Enterprise Center

The finalists were selected from public nominations by a 40-member, independent volunteer committee. They were announced at an event hosted by real estate developer Josh Jeffers of J. Jeffers & Co. at the Grain Exchange.

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By | 2019-01-08T22:56:38+00:00 January 8th, 2019|Running Rebels|0 Comments