Marquette's 27th annual Hunger Cleanup is Saturday

April 19, 2017

About 1,200 Marquette University students will participate in the 27th annual Hunger Cleanup on Saturday, April 22, beginning at 10 a.m.

The students will volunteer at more than 25 agencies in the Milwaukee area, organized by a team of students committed to service. The students will volunteer at food banks, homeless shelters and other organizations to help better the community and connect with others.

The group also does fundraising and annually selects a community agency to receive grants to support their work or start a new project.

Locations for media:

A group of students will be volunteering at these locations:

  • COA Family and Youth Centers, 2320 W. Burleigh St., Milwaukee, WI
  • Ann Center Bucyrus, 2450 W. North Ave., Milwaukee, WI
  • Urban Ecology Center, 3700 West Pierce Street, Milwaukee, WI
  • Make Greater Milwaukee Beautiful, 2900 S Shore Dr., Milwaukee, WI

Members of the media interested in attending should contact Mae Haggerty at (724) 612-2702.