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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or 414-831-0394.
Contact Amanda Stopar at email@example.com or 414-278-2711.
Greenwish Village at Irish Fest
Contact: Betsy Bolte at firstname.lastname@example.org 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.