Welcome to UEDA
UEDA is a 501(c)(3) membership organization dedicated to the professional development of individuals and groups working in economic and community development in Wisconsin. Incorporated in 1997, its mission is to enhance cities and their residents by focusing on housing, economic development and job creation, and emphasizing collaborative work in the areas of regional transportation, foreclosure mitigation, sustainable homeownership and regional food economy. We invite you to learn more about What We Do, the benefits of becoming a Member of UEDA and see the latest news from the UEDA Community.

This week in the UEDA Community: 

Milwaukee Creative Placemaking Forum: Wednesday, April 16
At Turner Hall, Milwaukee ~ 2:45-6:00pm ~ Networking/Reception 6-7pm

UEDA Member Greater Milwaukee Committee is hosting this forum in partnership with Creative Alliance Milwaukee and the Mandel Group, Inc. The first of its kind in Milwaukee, this forum will focus on creative placemaking and will feature local and national case studies.

The event is FREE and open to the public. Click here to register and view event information, including a list of Featured Speakers.  And check out this video on the power of creative placemaking.

Money Smart Week is April 5-12, 2014 Money Smart Week logo
Each year, the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, in partnership with other federal regulators, area nonprofit organizations, financial institutions and other community partners come together to promote FREE financial literacy resources and hold public workshops. 

Spread the word – let your networks, colleagues and clients know about opportunities such workshops, presentations and tips on how to manage their money by sending them to the Money Smart Week Event page where they can search for events in their area.

And to cap it all off, the 2014 Milwaukee Money Conference will be held Saturday, April 12 at MATC from 8:00am to 2:00pm See a full agenda and flyer here and Register here: bit.ly/1dr05Qs    

Looking for resources & information?  Visit www.MoneySmartMilwaukee.org for links to local resources and experts, as well as information on credit, spending plans, consumer fees and scams, becoming a homeownership, saving and investing and more.


UEDA EVENTS

RECIPE TO RETAIL - Wednesday, March 26th, 4:30-6:30pm. More information here.
Our Annual Meeting is usually held each August. Stay tuned for details!

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