Address: 2224 West Kilbourn Ave.
By Bus: Walk to Wisconsin Ave. and 16th St. Take the #10 bus towards Bluemound-Brookfield Square. to 22nd St. Walk, take a right to City on a Hill. LIMO service does run to this location so if your service hours end at night please utilize the LIMO.
Approximate Travel Time By Car: 2 minutes
Approximate Travel Time By Bus: 9 minutes
Orientation: First day of service
Days/Hours of Operation: Monday 4-6PM, Wednesday 4:30-6:30PM, Thursday 4:30-6:30PM
Description of Agency/Activities: City on a Hill is a faith-based nonprofit organization located in the heart of Milwaukee, working as a catalyst to bring transformation to individuals, families and neighborhoods in the central city. Through a collaborative and Christ-centered model of service, City on a Hill works to restore hope, reduce poverty, strengthen families, and foster racial reconciliation. Their priorities include: educating youth, empowering parents, equipping leaders for urban ministry, and engaging churches in social justice.
Student Role in Agency: Students will engage in tutoring and mentoring at the after- school programs and will serve as a positive role model for the children that participate in after-school activities. Possible roles may include homework help, organizing and participating in a team-building game or project or assisting in the computer lab.
Commitment: An orientation, plus 2 hours per week of service is required.