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Milwaukee Courier: Safe & Sound Continues the Conversation with Local Youth and Community Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

Click here to view the original. By Dylan Deprey, Milwaukee Courier Who hasn’t felt a slight twinge of anxiety over the past two weeks? From the young and healthy, to the elderly and ill, the COVID-19 Pandemic has affected everybody across the world in some way or another. As youth are out of school, and […]

Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service: ‘More High-Tech than High Touch’: Youth-Serving Organizations are Getting Creative Amid Pandemic

Click here to read the original. By Allison Dikanovic, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service Do you have questions about the COVID-19 outbreak and how we can better serve you with information?  Please ask them here and check out our special landing page, which has resources and news you can use. Tamesha Roberson, 17, is used to spending a lot […]

BizTimes: Getting There: Joe’Mar Hooper

Click here to read the original. By BizTimes Staff, BizTimes Joe’Mar Hooper Executive director, Safe & Sound Inc. Age: 40 Hometown: Milwaukee       Education: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, bachelor’s in secondary education and master’s in public administration Previous position: Wisconsin market leader for CommonBond Communities What drew you to Safe & Sound? “I went to MPS, graduated from UWM […]

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PRESS RELEASE: Safe & Sound Announces New Executive Director

SAFE & SOUND ANNOUNCES NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Joe’Mar Hooper brings leadership experience, local ties, and passion for community to his new role   MILWAUKEE – Today, the Board of Directors of Safe & Sound announced that Joe’Mar Hooper has been named as the organization’s next Executive Director. Hooper most recently served as the Wisconsin Market […]

PRESS RELEASE: Safe & Sound Welcomes New Board Members

Contact: Katie Sanders Cell: 414-788-1169 Email: ksanders@safesound.org Click here to view the original press release! September 18, 2019 – MILWAUKEE, WI Safe & Sound welcomed three new members to the Board of Directors at the organization’s board meeting on September 10th. Erica Gumieny (Aurora Health Care), Barbara Smith (Community Volunteer & Former President of Amani […]

PRESS RELEASE: Safe & Sound Honors Four Milwaukee Changemakers and Raises $240,000 in One Night

Contact: Sarah Bloom                                                                                 414-704-8257 Sarah@safesound.org Click here to view the original press release! MILWAUKEE – September 4th, 2019 – Safe & Sound celebrated their work and honored four of its partners on September 4th during A Night to Unite: The Power of Community at the Italian Community Center. For 21 years, Safe & Sound […]

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Milwaukee Courier: Safe & Sound Continues the Conversation with Local Youth and Community Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

Click here to view the original. By Dylan Deprey, Milwaukee Courier Who hasn’t felt a slight twinge of anxiety over the past two weeks? From the young and healthy, to the elderly and ill, the COVID-19 Pandemic has affected everybody across the world in some way or another. As youth are out of school, and […]

Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service: ‘More High-Tech than High Touch’: Youth-Serving Organizations are Getting Creative Amid Pandemic

Click here to read the original. By Allison Dikanovic, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service Do you have questions about the COVID-19 outbreak and how we can better serve you with information?  Please ask them here and check out our special landing page, which has resources and news you can use. Tamesha Roberson, 17, is used to spending a lot […]

BizTimes: Getting There: Joe’Mar Hooper

Click here to read the original. By BizTimes Staff, BizTimes Joe’Mar Hooper Executive director, Safe & Sound Inc. Age: 40 Hometown: Milwaukee       Education: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, bachelor’s in secondary education and master’s in public administration Previous position: Wisconsin market leader for CommonBond Communities What drew you to Safe & Sound? “I went to MPS, graduated from UWM […]

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