Women’s History Month: Meet three “SHEroes” of Milwaukee, component two

Women’s History Month: Meet three “SHEroes” of Milwaukee, component two

By Claudia Delgadillo, Milwaukee Neighborhood Information ServicePhotography: Milwaukee Rep

In the front of each good guy appears a exemplary girl.

If you do not think us, take a look at the 12 Milwaukee ladies being honored during Women’s History Month because of the Milwaukee Repertory Theater.

Each week, three females, who can be called “Milwaukee SHEroes, ” will undoubtedly be saluted throughout the run for the play, “Eclipsed. ” The play focuses on five extraordinary females and their stories of hope and resilience through the Civil that is liberian War.

The 12 SHEroes had been selected from a lot more than 100 nominations and were honored in the night that is opening of play Friday, March 6.

This week, we function Shayvon McCullum, founder of Secure Bridges; Kai Gardner, creator of Tables Across Borders; and Katie Avila Loughmiller, creator of Latinas Unidas En Las Artes, or LUNA.

Whom: Shayvon McCullum

Just exactly What she does: McCullum was raised within the 53206 neighbor hood, bouncing between numerous houses down and up Burleigh Street. She’s got worked in health care for 18 years. She’s got developed programs both for uninsured and under-insured clients. Performing three jobs at any moment, she’s additionally the caregiver that is sole two growing young ones. Continue reading “Women’s History Month: Meet three “SHEroes” of Milwaukee, component two”