“It’s no secret that Milwaukee is spotted with food deserts struggling to find fresh, healthy food on a daily basis. But, what some have coined as the ‘Urban Agriculture Movement’ is making strides to shrink those deserts. Rather than depending on grocery stores to supply what they need, Milwaukee residents are taking it upon themselves […]
Thank you 88Nine RadioMilwaukee for highlighting UWM Center for Community-Based Learning, Leadership, & Research‘s volunteer service at our Hope House Food Pantry. We are so lucky to have your dedicated students and staff join us every week! “For college students interested in going into nonprofit work and community outreach, what better way to learn than […]
Students from Mount Mary University have spent the semester thinking about how to engage community based volunteers at our Hope House Food Pantry. While these posters will be displayed at our Hope House pantry; they were so creative we want to share them with you!
Hunger Task Force applauds Friedens’ Hope House pantry for being at the forefront of client choice. Hope House is located in Historic Walker’s Point, where 24% of the households live below the poverty level. Serving nearly 900 people per month, the pantry serves vulnerable seniors and infants. “Thanks to Friedens, the pantry provides a 100% client […]