**Option for both Service Learning and NOYCE students.**
Address: 1028 S. 9th St.
By car: Head south on N 16th St. Turn left onto W National Ave. Turn right onto S 10th St. Turn left onto W Washington St, turn left onto S 9th St.
By bus: Take the #14 bus from 12th and Wisconsin or 16th and Wisconsin. Get off at W. National Ave. and S. 16th St. Take the #18 bus east to W. National Ave. and 9th St. Walk about two blocks south to the site, at 1028 S. 9th Street. OR Take the #80 south to 6th and National. Walk to 1028 S. 9th St.
Orientation: Wednesday, February 3rd from 9-10:30 a.m. or 1-2:30 p.m. –OR- Thursday, February 4th from 9 – 10:30 a.m. or 1-2:30 p.m.
**Specific instructions for orientation: All service learners MUST attend one of our orientations prior to volunteering. If you cannot, you will have to choose a different site. Orientation will take place at UCC’s main campus: 1028 S. 9th St.
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Description of Agency/Activities: The United Community Center (UCC) is a private, nonprofit, community-based organization dedicated to serving Latinos and residents of Milwaukee's near south side. Their 34 years of experience in serving the Hispanic community has led to the design of specialized, culturally competent services which reach the entire family.
The UCC Community Learning Center (CLC) is one of the many programs UCC offers. Their main objective is to help students improve in their academic performance. The CLC provides homework and tutoring assistance, and gives students the opportunity to participate in enrichment classes in Science, Math, Reading, Language Arts, Arts and Crafts, Computer Technology, Music, and Ceramics. The CLC also strengthens leadership abilities through clubs and classes such as Youth Advisory Council, Chess Club, UCC Kids Bank Board, etc.
Student Role at Agency: