Fr. Gene Jakubek founded Father Gene's Help Center in 1969. The idea originated when a group of individuals volunteering at a nursing home realized a lonely elderly woman needed a sufficient bathrobe. Struck by the fact she was unable to provide her own, they began asking friends and family for donations. A chain reaction of giving began, and soon they had multiple bags of clothing for the less-fortunate. With the addition of more volunteers and the guidance of Fr. Gene, Father Gene's Help Center was incorporated as a tax-exempt, charitable organization and relocated to the center's current location.

There is power in numbers. I hope you stand for good and against evil. Time runs out for all of us, and we want to be remembered with those who stand for good.

Fr. Gene Jakubek, S.J.

Father Gene's Help Center

Address: 5919 W. National Avenue

West Allis, WI 53214

Email: info@fathergeneshelp.org

Phone: (414) 258-4357

Help Line: (414) 258-4357 ext 104

Hours: M-F, 9 am to 12 noon

1st Saturday of each month, 9 am to 12 noon

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