Food Pantry

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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Guided by the spirit of St. Francis of Assisi, faith is the driving force at the House of Peace.

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Nursing Clinic

Staffed by UWM's College of Nursing nurses & student nurses and Institute for Urban Health Partnerships.

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Legal Clinic

The Marquette University Legal Clinic provides legal information with volunteer attorneys & MU law school students.

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Social Worker

The services of the House of Peace professional social worker has been a Godsend to many of our families.

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Our guests may be the working poor, homeless, disabled or newly unemployed. When they arrive at the House of Peace, they find a place where someone cares and where they can get the little extra help they need.



Capuchins’ Run Walk for the Hungry Race Results

Thank you to our sponsors and all who participated in the Capuchins' Run Walk for the Hungry to German Fest. We need your help! Please gather the yard signs and bring the wire supports to St. Ben's. This will help reduce the costs next year. Photos will be posted next week. If you would like to submit your photos for the website, please send them to us at:

Summer Food Drive

Summer Food Drive

Although hunger is always a concern, it is the summer months that we are frequently unable to keep our pantry shelves adequately full. Currently, we have experienced an early shortage of food. Please assist us in feeding Milwaukee’s families by starting a food drive today or donating a bag of food.

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Saint Francis of Assisi

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For Our Guests

Our guests come from all walks of life. They may be the working poor....or the poorest of the poor.

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For Our Volunteers

The House of Peace has been serving the needy in the heart of Milwaukee’s Central City since 1968. Can you assist us in our mission?

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Spiritual Care

The House of Peace stands ready to offer spiritual care to anyone who seeks it.

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