For more information, please see the Neighborhood House Web site.

Address: Primary Location, 2819 W. Richardson Place

Story School, 3815 W Kilbourn Ave.

By Foot: Walk up Wisconsin Ave. to 28th. Make a right on 28th St., continue to walk up two or three blocks and make a left at the T onto Richardson Place.

By Bus: Take the #10 or #30 bus to 27th/walk to 28th.

Approximate Travel Time By Bus: 15 minutes

Approximate Travel Time By Car: 5 minutes

Orientation:February 10th at 4:30 pm

***Specific instructions for orientation: Enter Neighborhood House through the West Lobby.  Service Learners should bring completed background check and any other paperwork.

Hours of Service:

Story School CLC: 2:30-6pm

Primary 2:30-5:30pm

Developmental Program: 10am-4pm

Description of Agency: The mission of this thriving community center is to aid neighborhood individuals and families to improve the quality of life for themselves, their relatives, their neighborhood and their community. Services are designed to promote self-sufficiency and build solutions to problems which create barriers to education, and economic and personal growth. A variety of educational, cultural and recreational services are offered at the agency. Service Learners may work with children, teens, seniors and entire families. Neighborhood House has a helpful staff and a diverse population of children and youth who are attentive, challenging and enthusiastic about almost any activity.

Student Role in Agency: Varies according to program. Male Service Learners are especially needed.

Commitment/Requirements: Orientation plus 2 hours weekly. Background check, volunteer application, and a TB Test are required. Get paperwork processed ASAP. You don't want to delay the start of your service. Neighborhood House is looking for someone who is energetic, flexible, a critical thinker, and able to work with diverse youth groups.



Contact Us

Marquette University Service Learning
P.O. Box 1881
707 N. 11th St. Room 303
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201-1881

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

Meet the Staff