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: 

Happy Holidays from UEDA!
In this holiday season, a time to reflect and say thanks, we’d like to acknowledge the diversity of individuals, organizations and partners who are working with us to revitalize communities throughout southeast Wisconsin.  Click here to view our Holiday Message to members and a recap of our work in 2014.  

If you are not already a Member of UEDA, we hope you will consider getting more engaged with us.  Over the past two years, UEDA’s membership network has increased by 33%.  We invite you to Join UEDA as we head into 2015.  

We look forward to continuing our work to advance community-building,
economic development and job creation throughout the region.   
From the Staff and Board of Directors at UEDA,
best wishes for a joyful and peaceful holiday season
and prosperity in the New Year!

SAVE THE DATE! UEDA's annual fundraiser, Carnival Milwaukee will be held on Saturday, February 28, 2015. Look for tickets in January - learn more here.

UEDA 2014 Summit a success!  Read the recap here of The Intersection of Arts & Community Development: New Paradigms in Practice & Action, held on October 16.


SAVE THE DATE! Carnival Milwaukee, UEDA's annual fundraiser, will be held on Saturday, February 28, 2015. Tickets will be available in January. Learn more here.


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