Ald. Khalif Rainey
Press Release

“Heal the Hood” Fest

The event is free and open to the public.

By - Aug 23rd, 2017 09:50 am

Alderman Khalif J. Rainey welcomes Milwaukee residents to attend the Heal the Hood community fun night. This event will draw neighborhoods together, giving residents a positive and safe outlet to discuss how to end violence and crime in the community.

Heal the Hood is a campaign that strives to promote self-sustainability and non-violence. The upcoming block party will bring the community together for a fun evening. It will take place from 12:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Friday, August 25 and Saturday, August 26th on 2320 West Burleigh Street, and will feature free food, school supply giveaways, and more.

Alderman Rainey says, “This event is a small step toward giving residents a voice in their neighborhood, and a positive evening to rally around.”

The event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact founder of Heal the Hood, Ajamou Butler, athealthehoodmke@gmail.com.

What: Heal the Hood Fest
When: 12:00 to 6:00 p.m., August 25th and August 26th
Where: 2320 West Burleigh

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