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Groundwork Milwaukee Finds “Peace Through Paint”

June 15, 2015 | |

Groundwork Milwaukee was recognized by Milwaukee’s local CBS News station on June 7th for their “Peace Through Paint” artwork that was put up in local urban community gardens. Each painting has a very special meaning and positive message behind the art and are “from the neighborhood, by the neighborhood and to the neighborhood.” Youth leader and Urban Gardens director, Antoine Carter says that they highlight leadership and “give little sparkles of hope” to the community.

Community gARTden mural on display in “Rays of Sunshine Garden” on the north side of Milwaukee
Community gARTden mural on display in “Rays of Sunshine Garden” on the north side of Milwaukee

View the CBS video.