Make our community a better place by volunteering. Volunteer Milwaukee, a service of the Nonprofit Center of Milwaukee features a calendar of events for volunteers, both one-time and ongoing. Here are a few of the opportunities in August and beyond.
One-on-One Tutoring Experience
Tutors Amani adult residents in one-on-one in basic reading, writing and math at the Dominican Center; minimum commitment of 2 hours a week, Monday-Thursday, 9-11:30 a.m. Apply in Aug.; school starts Sept. 4.
Contact Barbara Parker-Wells at email@example.com or 414-444-9930.
Feed Women & Families on Monday Nights
Groups are needed to donate and serve a meal for 50-70 people at Meta House on Monday nights for Celebrating Families program now until Oct. 15.
Contact Laura Jacobson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 414-977-5823.
Answer phones, check in visitors and be comfortable interacting with homeless adults experiencing mental illness and addictions weekdays at The Cathedral Center’s homeless shelter.
Contact Ana Treptow at email@example.com or 414-831-0394.
Engage visitors, share information and answer questions about an exhibit at Milwaukee Public Museum weekdays and/or weekends. Learn more and fill out application here.
Contact Amanda Stopar at firstname.lastname@example.org or 414-278-2711.
Greenwish Village at Irish Fest
Help Keep Greater Milwaukee Beautiful bring environmental education to Irish Fest attendees; help with set-up, arts & crafts or games August 17-19, 3 to 4 hour shifts. Sign up here.
Contact: Betsy Bolte at email@example.com or 414-272-5462
MPS Run Back to School
Show your support of Milwaukee Public Schools. Cheer on walkers and runners as a course marshal and pass out water at water stations Sunday, August 25, 7:30-11a.m.; various shifts.
Click on the appropriate link: INDIVIDUAL Volunteers Click Here or GROUP Volunteers Click Here.
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