Partnership provides hands-on training

SSM Health, the Urban League of Greater Madison, Operation Fresh Start, and J.H. Findorff & Son have teamed up to give trainees real-world construction experience in south Madison.

Business plan contest deadline approaches

The 2021 Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest entries are due by 5 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 31. Initial entries of 250 words will be accepted online and there is no cost to enter.

MadREP, Bucks partner to support Black entrepreneurs

The Milwaukee Bucks and New York-based nonprofit The Lonely Entrepreneur (TLE) announced their selection of the Madison Region Economic Partnership (MadREP) as a partner in their initiative to connect Wisconsin Black entrepreneurs with business skill-building tools and resources to help them advance their businesses.

New book celebrates BLM murals

Dane County Judge Everett Mitchell, American Family Insurance, and the city of Madison have teamed up to preserve the murals painted on boarded-up businesses this summer.

Virtual events planned for MLK observance

The local observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday will include a keynote from Eddie S. Glaude, New York Times bestselling author and chair of the Department of African Studies at Princeton University.

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