Feeding the hungry is central to our the mission; no person should be hungry and none are turned away.

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There are countless reasons why so many find themselves in need of basic clothing.

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The Marquette University Legal Clinic, MU law school students, & volunteer attorneys provide legal information.

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Through partnerships with UWM Nursing School and Columbia-St. Mary's, health care is provided to our guests.

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Social Worker

The services of our professional social workers have been a Godsend to many of our families.

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Guided by the spirit of St. Francis of Assisi, faith is the driving force at the Capuchin Community Services.

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Guest Advocate

Our guests often need direct help, from hygiene items to bus tickets & more.

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Thank you for supporting Capuchin Community Services two locations: House of Peace and St. Ben’s Community Meal. You are helping our friars and partners in ministry serve the poor, the hungry, the homeless. 


Artwork Creates A Fresh Start For Those Needing Housing

Artwork Creates A Fresh Start For Those Needing Housing

(March 17, 11 AM to 5 PM and March 18, 1 PM to 5 PM) The 85 pieces of artwork available for bidding can be viewed at the Cultural Arts Center located inside St. John’s on the Lake, 1840 N. Prospect Avenue. Each item will have a minimum donation amount. 100% of the proceeds go to the furnishing of the Capuchin Community Services’ St. Anthony Apartments.

St. Francis of Assisi Gospel Music Workshop

St. Francis of Assisi Gospel Music Workshop

(Saturday, March 10) Nationally known guest artist and workshop conductor, Lynne Gray encourages anyone who appreciates Gospel music to attend her workshop at St. Francis of Assisi Parish. Choir members, directors, cantors, and pastors are encouraged to attend. Reserve your spot by calling 414.374.5750, ext. 10.

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Capuchin Community Services serves tens of thousands who are in need, every year.

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For Our Guests

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For Our Volunteers

Our volunteers are an integral part of Capuchin Community Services.

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We currently have over 20 men at various levels of formation, as well as those who are living in resident candidacy.

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