H 55° L 43°
Cloudy | 0MPH

Volunteer Opportunities in Waukesha County

Jan. 19, 2012

United Way Volunteer Center in Waukesha County
1717 Paramount Drive, Waukesha

For Immediate Release**PRESS RELEASE ** PRESS RELEASE ** For Immediate Release

TO BE RELEASED: January 18, 2012

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lori Hayes – Division Manager of the Volunteer Center
This information is prepared by the United Way Volunteer Center in Waukesha County, 1717 Paramount Drive, Waukesha (262) 547-8459 x117


Art Activity Assistant: Donna Lexa Community Art Center in Waukesha
Reliable and friendly individuals are needed to assist art teachers in classes for adults with physical and developmental disabilities. Duties include helping one-on-one with art projects like painting, clay work, drawing, stitching, and beading...the creativity never ends here! Other tasks include helping the teacher prepare materials before class, and clean up after. Classes are 2 hours long and meet Monday through Saturday mornings, afternoons, and evenings. Requirements are a minimum of 18 years old, or 16 and 17 with a parent, guardian, or adult chaperon.

Child Care Provider for Support Group: Safe Babies Healthy Families in Waukesha
Provide a lap and a little fun for infants and preschoolers during our support group for pregnant young women or young parents. This group meets the third Thursday of every month from 4-6 at the Blair Center 434 Madison Street. A brief training and orientation will be required prior to providing volunteer services. A volunteer application and a background check will be completed prior to the training.

Camp Whitcomb/Mason Lumberjack Brunch: Camp Whitcomb/Mason in Hartland
Camp Whitcomb/Mason is looking for volunteers to assist at our Annual Lumberjack Brunch on Sunday April 1st from 8:30-1:00. Volunteers assist in serving food, cleaning and setting tables and crowd control. Individuals, families or small groups are welcome to volunteer. Volunteers can work a 8:30-10:30 or 10:30-12:30. This event is very family oriented and serves about 800 people each year. We can utilize volunteers age 12 and older. No advance training is required.

Lunch Time Companion at Adult Day Center: Catholic Charities in New Berlin
Looking for a rewarding way to spend your lunch hour? Consider visiting with and assisting seniors with meal-time, and provide them with some mid-day cheer.
You will assist with lunchtime, such as wiping down tables, visiting with participants, possibly feeding participants, and cleaning up meal area. We are looking for a minimum commitment of once per week, but can be flexible! Wednesday and Thursday are the days we are most in need, from 11:30-1:30. Requirements: Please contact our Volunteer Coordinator for more information on this position. Volunteers can be 12 to volunteer with a parent or guardian, or 18 to volunteer alone.



This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier for you to contribute. If you see a comment you would like to flag for spam or abuse, click the "x" in the upper right of it. By posting, you agree to our Terms of Use.

Suburban News Roundup

E-mail Newsletter

Your link to the biggest stories in the suburbs delivered Thursday mornings.

Enter your e-mail address above and click "Sign Up Now!" to begin receiving your e-mail newsletter
Get the Newsletter!

Login or Register to manage all your newsletter preferences.

Community Watch

» New Berlin Eisenhower flunks morning traffic, working on doing better 05:03 PM

» New Berlin, Muskego police chiefs applaud standardized recruit fitness 02:09 PM

» Proposed zero property tax increase New Berlin budget going to hearing 01:28 PM

» Sport Shorts: Oct. 15, 2015 10/12

» New Berlin West football team beats Cudahy for first victory of season 10/12

» New Berlin tennis seasons come to a close 10/12

» New Berlin Eisenhower's Joey Scaffidi keys win over Greenfield 10/12

» New Berlin property values up 6 to 6.5 percent on average for taxes 10/12

» New Berlin Common Council asked to clear way for big changes at store 10/12

» No-tax-increase proposed Muskego city budget heads for public hearing 10/12

» Updated week eight rankings of area prep football teams and players 10/9

» New Berlin seeks policy for taxing units promoting development 10/5

» Fees shoot up for New Berlin recreation swim lessons, pool classes 10/5

» Sport Shorts: Oct. 8, 2015 10/5

» New Berlin sets hearing on proposed zero-increase property tax budget 10/5

» Muskego-Norway official sees benefits from evidence-based leadership 10/5

» Milwaukee suburbs trick-or-treat times 2015 10/5

» New Berlin West wins first tennis title since 1986 10/5

» New Berlin Eisenhower swimming team takes down crosstown rival 10/5

» New Berlin West boys soccer team beats Wilmot in final game of own tourney 10/5

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Is Aaron Rodgers really the best QB in football? 10/1

» No speakers at New Berlin schools' hearing on $5.1 million borrowing 9/30

» New Berlin Food Pantry to receive $10,000 from Hormel plant 9/29

» Sport Shorts: Oct. 1, 2015 9/28

» Many parks improvements make it into proposed 2016 Muskego budget 9/28

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss



Local Business Directory