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Our community thrives when we work together for good. Discover how your help furthers our cause and supports our vital programs. Learn how we helped 98,840 people in 2020.


  • People Helped by Our Basic Needs Division in 2020

    97,326

  • Energy Assistance Applications Processed in 2020

    35,602

  • Individuals Received Milwaukee Women's Center Services in 2020

    1,133

  • Job Seekers Found Free Clothing in the Bottomless Closet in 2020

    179

Our Mission

Community Advocates provides individuals and families with advocacy and services to meet their basic needs so they may live in dignity. With your help we can make a difference. Learn more and get involved.


News & Notes

Community Advocates' Reality Check highlighted potentially hidden items that may indicate a youth is engaging in form of risky behavior involving substance use, while also guiding parents of youth through Small Talks tips.

Summer is the perfect time to show your kids that giving back can be fun. Choose an organization that has a shared interest among your family and ask about volunteer opportunities.