Have you been thinking about volunteering, but are not sure what’s available? Volunteer Milwaukee, a service of the Nonprofit Center of Milwaukee, features a calendar full of events for volunteers, both one-time and ongoing. Here are a few of the opportunities in June.
Discovery World Summer Camp
Assist in camp activities and curriculum during week-long Discovery World summer camps on topics from fashion to engineering June 13 through Aug. 26. Monday – Friday, from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Contact: Kelly Christman at (414) 765-1978
Summer Art Camp Assistants
Prep art materials, mentor children ages 6-12 during instruction and install children’s artwork for exhibit at eight-week summer camp at Walker’s Point Center for the Arts June 14 to Aug. 5. Tuesday – Friday from 1 to 5 p.m.
Contact: Maikue Vang at (414) 509-6187
Summer Reading Program Outreach
Read aloud to children ages 4-12 at outdoor recreation sites in the city and promote Milwaukee Public Library’s Super Reader Summer Reading Program June 20-Aug. 12. Weekdays, 2 to 3 p.m.
Contact: Deidre Steward at (414) 286-3000
Provide care to children from infants to school-aged at Meta House while moms attend support group for families affected by drug and/or substance abuse on Monday evenings from 5 to 8 p.m. starting June 20 until Sept. 26.
Contact: Ally Flynn at (414) 977-5823
Bilingual Office Help
Near South Side office of Interfaith Older Adult Programs needs Spanish/English bilingual assistance with answering phone calls and responding to older adult client requests for information and services weekdays.
Contact: Eddy Magnus at (414) 291-7500
Capuchins Community Services Run Walk for the Hungry
Greet and register walkers, monitor course, hand out water and clean up at Run Walk for the Hungry benefiting St. Ben’s Community Meal and House of Peace at the SummerFest grounds Friday, June 17, 2-8:30 p.m.
Contact: Brigid Anne Rush (414) 271-0135