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7.09.2019 -

NECAC offers life skills to prisoners

Chandra Roberts’ student is an example of why she believes it’s so important to offer instruction that will help inmates acclimate the moment they’re released. Chandra Roberts has a student who doesn’t know how to use a computer. The man has been in prison for more than 40 years, but will soon ...

7.09.2019 -

WHEDA Foundation, Inc. announces 2019 Housing Grant Program Competition $1 million available for housing providers serving low-income persons

The Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority (WHEDA) and the WHEDA Foundation, Inc. announce the availability of grant funds through the 2019 WHEDA Foundation Housing Grant Program competition. Grant funds totaling $1 million will be awarded to support the development and improvement of housing facilities for low-income persons at risk for homelessness. The fund will ...

7.08.2019 -

Turning dream homes into affordable realities

Tim Hopkins has worked on construction sites before, whether he was building a house from the ground up or just renovating spots. But this house in Milton will be a different kind of project for him. "It's more rewarding," Hopkins said. "My family's gonna live here." Hopkins, along with Emma Shea and their ...