Volunteer Opportunities for the Week of January 23, 2017
RSVP Community Coffee Hour at Catholic Charities. Persons of all ages are invited on Monday, Jan. 30 from 9:30-10:30am to Catholic Charities at 540 South 3rd Ave. in Wausau. On the tour you will learn how you can be involved in The Warming Center, financial counseling, and Project Step-Up. Contact Tony Omernik at 715-298-5721 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Bowl a Strike for Kids! Help with raffle items, t-shirts, & friendly competition at the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northcentral WI’s annual Bowl for Kids’ Sake event at Dales Weston Lanes, on Fri. evening Feb.3 & Sat. aft. /eve. Feb. 4! Various volunteer shifts available. To join the fun by forming a team, register at www.bowlforkidswausau.com. Contact Linda at 715-848-7207 or email@example.com.
Recycled Building Materials (RBM) Assistance. The Habitat for Humanity RBM facility invites you to help with donations/pick-ups, sales & set-up on Thursdays and/or Saturdays. Knowledge of construction is helpful, but not necessary. Contact Jackie at 715-848-5042 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Board Game Fun! The Wausau School District O.N.E Volunteer Program is looking someone to play board games on Fridays with a small group of 4K children at Jefferson Elementary School. 45 minute shifts available in the morning and the afternoon. Volunteers need counting skills, social skills, patience and ability to move around the classroom. Contact Roxane at 715-261-0584 or email@example.com.
Health Equipment Lending Program Helper. Good News Project is seeking those who like working with the public as they choose medical equipment. The ability to lift items, do paperwork & be organized is a plus. Consider helping a few hours a week/month. Contact Bettina at 715-843-5985 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
In-Kind Donated Items Needed
Phone System. Two handsets and answering machine needed by The Open Door. Contact Anne at 715-848-4044 or email@example.com.
Printer / Copier. Big Brothers and Big Sisters is looking for an office printer. Contact Beth at 715-848-7207 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cot/Mat Sheets & "Over-the-head" Bibs. The YWCA Child Development Center is in need of new or gently used bedding and bibs. Contact Laura at 715-842-3381 ext. 101 or email@example.com.
Volunteer Connection and RSVP (Retired & Senior Volunteer Program) are services that United Way uses to match volunteers or in-kind donated items with agencies in need. Visit www.UnitedWayMC.org or dial United Way’s 2-1-1 helpline for more information.