9to5

For more information, please see the 9to5 Web site.

9to5

Address: 207 E Buffalo St # 211, Milwaukee, WI 53202

Transportation:

By car: Head south on N 19th St. toward W Clybourn St. Turn left onto W Clybourn St. Turn right onto N 13th St. Turn left onto St. Paul Ave. Turn right onto N Water St. Turn left onto E Buffalo St.

By bus: Take the #30, #30X, or GOL east to Water & Wisconsin. Walk to E Buffalo St.

Orientation: TBD

Days/Hours of Volunteering: Students can find out specific days and times for service learning during the Service Learning Sign-Up Night.

Description of Agency/Activities: 9to5 is a national grassroots membership organization, founded in 1973, which engages directly affected women to improve working conditions.  Our goals are to build leadership among low-wage women and to win improvements in workplace and public policies.  Current Wisconsin campaigns focus on family and medical leave insurance; Ban the Box and civic engagement.

Student Role at Agency: Service learner would assist with campaign management for local and statewide campaigns. Service learner would also assist the WI 9to5 staff in story collection, general administrative support, membership engagement, social media engagement and grassroots organizing strategies.  The goal of these activities will be to have the service learner help lead (2) Milwaukee chapter meetings with a total of 15 new and renewed members in attendance.

Commitment/Requirements:


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Marquette University Service Learning
P.O. Box 1881
1102 W. Wisconsin Ave. Room 303
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201-1881

Phone Number: (414) 288-0250
Fax Number: (414) 288-3259

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