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. 


Year of Mercy Morning Reflection: God’s Mercy is Forever

Year of Mercy Morning Reflection: God’s Mercy is Forever

(Saturday, November 5 at 9:30 AM) As a thank you to our loyal supporters, please join our guest speaker, Capuchin Friar John Celichowski. As we come to the end of the Year of Mercy proclaimed by Pope Francis, we have the opportunity to look back, look around, and look ahead.

August Newsletter

August Newsletter

In this edition of Capuchin Community Services' August newsletter, learn why Br. David considers himself the, "floating friar!” Then read about the 140+ year legacy of the Capuchins in Milwaukee and their need to care for the elderly brothers. Learn how Gerri uses her own roots in the community to empower our guests. In Dove Notes, read how the spirit of St. Francis of Assisi is alive in our ministry.

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

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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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