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UCC is CLOSED including all programs and services until further notice as mandated by the State of WI.

Empowering the Community to Achieve its Dreams

Through programs that support the entire family, UCC aims to provide limitless opportunities to help community members reach for and achieve their goals.

Learn How To Build Bright Futures

Supporting Families & Strengthening Traditions Since 1970

United Community Center has been a catalyst for community growth, building, and betterment on Milwaukee’s south side since its founding 50 years ago. What started as a small youth center has grown into an intergenerational safe haven that serves more than 15,000 people each year. UCC serves individuals 6 weeks to 103 years old through educational services, senior support, homebuyer counseling, and much more.

Enroll Your Student Today!

Create a bright future for your child at UCC. From early childhood development starting at 6 weeks old to pre-college and career preparation, UCC does it all. Explore and learn more about our educational offerings!

Find a UCC School

Book a meeting at Café el Sol!

Reserve a space in one of our conference rooms for your next event or meeting, enjoy on-site catering featuring the best of Mexican and Puerto Rican cuisine, right in the heart of our south side Milwaukee community.

Enjoy Authentic Hispanic Cuisine

UCC Success Stories

  • Ana, 2015 Wall of Fame

    "I’ve always wanted to make a difference in the world, to use my gifts to make a positive impact on someone’s life. I never imagined I’d be able to say I’ve served as a role model for 100s of kids from all over my community." 

    Read Ana's Story
  • Laura, Human Services

    “The best thing that has ever happened to me was being placed in UCC’s rehabilitation program. It changed my life forever.”

    Read Laura's Story
  • Francisco, After-School Achievement Program

    “UCC has enabled me to prosper in my education and has enforced the importance of giving back to the community."

    Read Francisco's Story

Thank You to Our Partners

With the help of many partners, UCC is close to celebrating 50 years of service to the community.
These partners enable us to accomplish our mission every day.

United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County

Become a Partner