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City Year Milwaukee

Milwaukee is a city full of neighborhoods that embrace and celebrate various cultures. Together, in Milwaukee, we can create great opportunities where students thrive inside and outside the classroom.

Support students in Milwaukee

We are City Year. We are challenging the educational status quo with tenacity, passion and empathy. We create environments where young people feel like they belong, so they can fulfill their potential.

Hello, Milwaukee!

Milwaukee has a lot of young professional residential areas with great restaurants and local shops.

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Addressing the challenge

There are 100 highly-skilled AmeriCorps members working in 13 schools throughout Milwaukee.

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Our impact in Milwaukee

We partner with educators while supporting, mentoring and lifting up our students so that they are able to fully take advantage of their drive and skillsets.

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Ready to apply?

Great! We are excited to work together to grow our communities, while you learn valuable skills for the future.

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Your City Year Milwaukee resources

Go into your City Year with resources and information from classroom environments to housing, and some hidden gems to help you feel like a part of the community during your City Year Milwaukee experience.

Why Milwaukee?

AmeriCorps members each pay between $350-$550/month for rent and get a free public transportation bus pass (Milwaukee County Transit System) making Milwaukee an affordable option.

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Explore the city

We’ll walk you through how to use your free Milwaukee Country Transit System pass to get across the city, how and where to find roommates and housing, and some hidden gems to make you feel like a local during your City Year Milwaukee experience.

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