Neighborhood Development









Neighborhood Development

Agape Community Center's Neighborhood Development department currently focuses on efforts in Thurston Woods, Fairfield, and Old North Milwaukee. Click the neighborhood profiles link above to receive more information about Agape's work in a particular area.  Neighborhood Development staff members focus on making strategic investments that further stimulate revitalization in these neighborhoods.  Havenwoods Economic Development Corporation, a partner of Agape Community Center, also serves portions of Graceland, Havenwoods, Town & Country Manor, and Wyrick Park.


  Upcoming Events:  

Thurston Woods and Old North Milwaukee
Monthly Neighborhood Meeting
Every 1st Monday of the Month!
6:00-7:30 pm
Agape Community Center

Next Meeting: April 6th


Community Art Listening Sessions

Join us for conversations about potential art projects in your neighborhood!! We want your input on what story should be told!



Session 1                           Session 2

Tuesday March 10th              Saturday March 14th

6:00pm-7:30pm                    10:00-11:30am


Please contact the Neighborhood Development Office if you have any questions!


To see more events, check out our

Community Events Calendar!


Check out our 2014 Annual Report




What are YOUR neighborhood


Click here to take a short survey!!





Check out this months Real Estate listings for

Thurston Woods and

Old North Milwaukee.




Neighborhood Development Team

Stephanie Stilwell

Community Development Specialist (VISTA)

(414) 465-5806

Leah Schaffer

Community Development Specialist (VISTA)

(414) 465-5807






Housing Resources, Inc.

Our partner for providing quality homebuyer education and neighborhood tours.

Rebuilding Together

Our partner for no-cost home repairs for qualifying seniors and/or disabled homeowners.  Click here for the Agape Service Area application.

Select Milwaukee

Our partner for foreclosure prevention services.  Contact Agape's Neighborhood Development staff for more information.



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