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For more information, please see the Hephatha Lutheran Web site.

Hephatha Lutheran Church

Address: 1720 W Locust St, Milwaukee,WI 53206


Take the #12 bus north at 12th and Wisconsin. Disembark at Teutonia and Locust. Walk 2 blocks west on Locust to 18th and Locust.

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: Hephatha is an Evangelical Lutheran Church with a close-knit faith community. Located in an impoverished neighborhood, Hephatha’s parishioners and volunteers provide many services to the local community including meals, social services, and health services, among others. Hephatha partners with many local agencies such as Repairers of the Breach to help meet the needs of the community. Parishioners are very warm and welcoming.

Student Role in Agency:

Commitment/Requirements: Students can pick EITHER the weekly Sunday morning option OR the weekly Tuesdays at Repairers of the Breach PLUS the monthly MICAH core team meetings PLUS the 11x15 monthly meetings. Must be able to attend these meetings to keep your hour commitment to the agency and the community.



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

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