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Black History Month: Uplifting Our Community

By JCC Milwaukee February 17, 2021

Celebrating Black History Month 2021 in Milwaukee

This February, join us in elevating and celebrating Milwaukee agencies that share our commitment to inspiring justice and equity. We encourage you to interact with, or support, these agencies and do your own part in inspiring justice and equity throughout Black History Month and all year round.


Imagine MKE
A diverse and powerful group bringing together more than 100 artists from our city’s neighborhoods
Click here to listen to their Apple Podcast titled “Black Imagination‬”

Milwaukee Urban League
Empowering Communities, Changing Lives
MUL has been celebrating people, places & more on their Facebook page for Black History Month.
Click here to follow their stories.

Milwaukee Film
For the month of February, Milwaukee Film will dedicate its new programming to films and events that celebrate, honor, and elevate Black culture and traditions.
Click here to explore 30 films by Black filmmakers

Milwaukee Public Museum
MPM is working in partnership with America’s Black Holocaust Museum (ABHM)
Click here to explore their Black History Month resources

Milwaukee Art Museum
Visit to view the Kohl’s Haitian Gallery
Click here to view their Virtual Performances that celebrate Haiti and the African Diaspora during Black History Month


Sherman Phoenix
Currently open for Curbside & Carry-Out
Click here to explore the 29 small businesses in Milwaukee at Sherman Phoenix, a hub of entrepreneurship and mentorship with a focus on the advancement of communities of color.

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