Building Community Wellness

 

For All of Us

Nearby Nature Milwaukee is an environmental justice and equity initiative started in the fall of 2017  to build healthier and more resilient communities. We believe celebrating natural areas enhances a community’s value and improves health and wellness.  Nearby Nature Milwaukee is a fiscally sponsored project of Milwaukee Environmental Consortium.

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Lincoln Creek Greenway Summit

Lincoln Creek Greenway Summit

2022 Lincoln Creek Greenway SummitSaturday, June 25th, 9 am to 4 pm  Last Winter, Nearby Nature hosted a series of “Lincoln Creek Conversations” to connect with stakeholders and...

Hopkins Hollow Spring Celebration, May 14

Hopkins Hollow Spring Celebration, May 14

Volunteers have built a short demonstration trail and now we are planning a prairie restoration project just north of the trail. Mark your calendars to join us in celebrating our work as a community, to bring neighbors and environmental activists together around this “pocket paradise. Join us at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 14.

3rd Annual African American Environmental Pioneer Awards

3rd Annual African American Environmental Pioneer Awards

The African American Environmental Pioneer Awards will be Monday, Feb. 21. The 2022 celebration is our third annual event to honor those in Milwaukee’s African American community working for a better environment. We are planning memorable event to honor the work of these environmental pioneers.

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