Volunteer Opportunities for the Week of October 24, 2016
Brighten-Up Someone's Morning. The Open Door of Marathon County is seeking a high-spirited volunteer to serve coffee & converse with guests from 7-10 am or noon. Contact Anne at 715-848-4044 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nurse for Blood Pressure Screenings. United Way's RSVP of Marathon County facilitates a blood pressure screening program at various locations in the Wausau area. If you are interested in being a part of this valuable program as a volunteer nurse, contact Tony at 715-298-5721 or email@example.com.
Receptionist for Thursday Afternoons. The Women's Community currently is looking for a receptionist to cover Thursday afternoons from 1:30-4:30 pm. If you would be interested, please call Kimberly at 715-842-5663 or email or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Do Projects with Kids or Rock Babies! Little ones can always use some extra attention and the YWCA Wausau location is in need of volunteers who can read to children, help with art projects, rock babies or more! Contact Laura at 715-842-3381 ext. 101 or email@example.com.
Elves in the toy shop: Early December. Dec 1- 20th we need lots of “elves” to get the toy shop ready for parents to shop for presents on Dec. 21st, 2016. Groups welcome. Sorting, counting & setting up the toys any weekday would help make many children’s holiday happier! Contact Colleen at 715-845-4272.
In-Kind Donated Items Needed
Cat Litter Needed. The New Life Pet Adoption Center always accepts items to keep their pets clean. Non-scoopable litter for cats is appreciated! Call Lynn at 715-443-6699 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Make Some Music. The Boys and Girls Club of the Wausau Area takes donated musical instruments, guitar strings, gently used acoustical guitars, and more! Contact Whitney at 715-845-2582 ext. 207 or email@example.com.
Hair Care. Blow dryers and curling irons are nice to have at The Women’s Community. Contact 715-842-5663 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.