MAKING YOUR DONATION IS EASY! MLK EDC in collaboration with other individuals and organizations engages in entrepreneurial initiatives to create wealth and jobs, provide affordable rental and owner occupied housing and support related initiatives that strengthen the Harambee area, a culturally and economically diverseRead more
Gallery Night Event!
Our July 26, 2013 Gallery Night Event featured Leslie Dickerson whose theme for the evening was “The Dance of Life”.
From New York to Milwaukee—Leslie Dickerson features works that vividly illustrate the life and wonder of the human form. Leslie uses a variety of mediums to depictRead more
In 2000, MLKEDC obtained a franchise agreement from the parent company of Ponderosa Steak House and put together a partnership to develop this $1.7 million restaurant, which at that time was one of the first truly “urban” Ponderosa restaurants. MLKEDC partnered with the Local InitiativesRead more
Martin Luther King Economic Development Corporation, in collaboration with other individuals and organizations, engages in entrepreneurial initiatives to create wealth and jobs, provides technical assistance to area businesses, develops quality, affordable rental and owner occupied housing, and supports related initiatives that strengthen the Harambee area, a culturally and economically diverse community.
We will be a recognized leader and driving force in developing successful entrepreneurial initiatives in housing and economic development, providing a pathway to enhance the health and wealth of the Harambee community.