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Competency Based Diploma (HSED 5.09)

Our HSED program offers an alternative way for adults to earn a high school diploma. Instead of being exam based, participants are enrolled in an instructor led classroom and create a portfolio of their work that demonstrates the competencies necessary to earn a high school diploma.

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Foster Grandparent with Student

Foster Grandparent Program

Our Foster Grandparents Program pairs volunteers age 55 and over with students pre school through 6th grade tutor them in subjects including math and reading, work on behavior modification and instill the confidence the young person may may lacking. We are always in need of Foster Grandparents. Discover more about the program and apply today!

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Summit on Poverty

Thank you to everyone who attended the 2017 Summit on Poverty, presented by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield, in partnership with the Medical Society of Milwaukee County, and all of our sponsors. We express our gratitude to our presenters and keynote speakers for providing the inspiration to more deeply engage in the fight against poverty. To all of our attendees, your show of support to further educate yourselves, serve as ambassadors, and engage others in this fight will make a tremendous difference for those living in poverty.

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The city of Milwaukee has developed a list identifying homes that have lead laterals or pipes. If yo

Lead Water Filters

ATTENTION expectant mothers and households with kids 6 and under! If you are on the city's list of homes, you qualify for a lead water filter. Filters are currently available at our office located at 1730 W. North Avenue and may be picked up between 9am - 4pm. Pick yours up soon, quantities are limited!

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Strike Out Poverty

Grab a ball and put on some bowling shoes to help the Social Development Foundation Strike Out Poverty! This affordable fundraiser early the afternoon of Sunday, November 5 is a "ball" and will leave you laughing. Gather everyone and register now!

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Take the next step in growing your education! SDC's GED program offers daytime classes to help you earn your GED! Plus, we offer continuous enrollment so you don't have to wait to start class. Find out more and apply today.

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