For more information, please see the St. Martini Lutheran School Web site.
Address of school for orientation: 1520 S Cesar E Chavez Dr.
Address of service site: Kosciusko Community Center, 2201 S 7th St, Milwaukee, WI 53215, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53204
Transportation:By bus: Walk to Wisconsin and 14th. Take the 14 bus towards Southridge and get off at Bow and Pearl. Walk approximately one minute to St. Martini.
By car: Head west on Wisconsin Ave, turn left on N 17 Street, turn left onto Clybourn St, turn right onto 16th street, 16th street turns slightly left and becomes Cesar E Chavez Drive and St. Martini will be on the left.
Approximate Travel Time By Bus: 13 minutes
Approximate Travel Time By Car: 5 minutes
Orientation: Monday September 8th at 3:45pm or Thursday September 11th at 3:45pm at St. Martini School.
Days/Hours of Operation: Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays 3:45- 6pm and Wednesdays 3-5 pm
Description of Agency/Activities: The mission of St. Martini Lutheran School is to provide a safe Christian school focused on educational success, leadership development and spiritual growth. St. Martini Lutheran School was established in 1883 and serves the Hispanic community on Milwaukee’s near south side. St. Martini Lutheran Church contracted LUMIN in 2009 to operate the school and work together to accelerate the growth of Christian education in St. Martini’s neighborhood. Total enrollment is 219 students, including more than 200 that participate in the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program.
Student Role in Agency: Students will be volunteering in the after school program. St. Martini Lutheran School serves a Latino population grades K4-8. Service Learners would be tutors and mentors to the students along with assisting in games and activities.
Commitment: Orientation, plus students expected to go for a 2-hour timeframe once a week or they can do 1 hour one day a week and 1 hour another day of the week.