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City on a Hill

Address: 2224 West Kilbourn Ave.


By car: Head north on N. 19th St toward W Wells St. Turn left onto W Kilbourn Ave.

By bus:Walk to Wisconsin Ave. and 16th St. Take the #10 bus towards Bluemond-Brookfield Square to 22nd St. 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.

Orientation: TBD

Days/Hours of Volunteering: Students can find out specific days and times for service learning during the Service Learning Sign-Up Night.

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 at 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.




Contact Us

Marquette University Service Learning
P.O. Box 1881
1102 W. Wisconsin Ave. Room 303
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201-1881

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

Meet the Staff