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Provide instruction on the basic skills and different techniques of salsa dancing for a class of older adults (ages 50+). Inspire and encourage the participants to learn, be active, exercise, develop skills in area of salsa dancing, and have fun. more
Our guests are busy all day long doing the work necessary to overcome homelessness. All that work takes fuel. Help feed our hungry guests by donating 50/100/200 sandwiches to the Guest House.
Have you ever tried to work when you were hungry? Were you able to focus? Do your best? Or. . . more
In connection to our annual Day of Caring Neighborhood Cookout and Resource Fair, Aurora Family Service provides free school supplies for under privileged children and families. Most of our consumer families are single-parent households earning less than $15,000 per year.
We are in need of such items as: notebooks, pencils,. . . more
The beginning of the school year is far behind us, however we find that the smallest of our shelter residents continue to need supplies all year long. Please help us by collecting basic school supplies. Ask your family, friends and co-workers to join you. It will bring. . . more
As a small refugee resettlement agency, it can be a challenge to provide the supplies necessary for the students in our after school program. We get by using some cell phones as calculators, sharing pencils, and looking up words on the computer. However we would really benefit from each student. . . more
• Positively enhance visitor experiences by engaging visitors with objects and activities on the Scoop on Poop cart. The Scoop on Poop is MPM's new traveling exhibit. It is based on a children's book of the same title by Wayne Lynch and defines the science of what animal's leave behind.
• Accurately interpret. . . more
Support individuals with disabilities to remain independent in their homes by providing help with seasonal chores. Some tasks include washing windows, changing storms and screens seasonally and snow shoveling when needed. Tasks, times and locations vary depending on requests from consumers. more
Walnut Way is seeking a volunteer or intern to work in our gardens during the growing season (May-November). This position will help support our growing operations. The position will require the candidate to work independently on garden tasks with minimal supervision.
• Assist with growing & selling operations in our Milwaukee. . . more
Seeking energetic individuals to take the lead on Garden Work Days in our Cream City Gardens. This urban garden program provides organic food to the Guest House, Friedens Community Ministries, and our urban neighbors, as well as job training to formerly homeless individuals in the urban farming and the green. . . more
Put your superhero powers to the test and join our happy, productive team of Horizon Volunteers. Our Volunteer Department will provide you an engaging, informative training (and invisible cape) to prepare you to serve our in-home hospice patients and families throughout Southeastern Wisconsin.
Your mission: exchange laughter, go on. . . more
ArtWorks for Milwaukee is seeking highly organized, self-starting and public-loving volunteers to manage the planning and implementation of a variety of upcoming special events.
These positions will work as a team under the direction of the Special Events Chairperson and Executive Director to accomplish the following types of tasks:
1) Gather. . . more
The Burmese Immersion Project is a fledgling nonprofit that serves refugees from Burma and surrounding countries who currently reside in Milwaukee.
We provide tutoring twice a week; volunteers work with school age children and youth on homework and provide ESL tutoring to children and adults. We also offer at-home tutoring. . . more
We need energetic individuals to help maintain our Cream City Gardens. This urban garden program provides organic food to the Guest House, Friedens Community Ministries, and our urban neighbors, as well as job training to formerly homeless individuals in the urban farming and the green industry.
Urban Gardeners will assist in. . . more
ArtWorks seeks volunteers with experience in cultivating individual donors to help us broaden our outreach so that we can dramatically increase the number of teens we serve.
For 12 years, ArtWorks for Milwaukee has inspired local teens to create positive change in their lives and in our community. We do this. . . more
ArtWorks for Milwaukee is moving into a new space!
ArtWorks seeks volunteers who are interested in helping us with our upcoming move into a new office and studio space. Volunteers will participate in organizing and packing the organization's belongings in the weeks leading up to our move as well as on. . . more
By being a Senior Ambassador, you can serve as the bridge between seniors in the community and the resources available to them.
Too often older adults wait until an emergency to research their options. This leads to them to make decisions that can compromise their independence or cost more than. . . more
Spend time with our diverse group of seniors and help enrich their lives. Play games, work on craft projects, or share stories with our senior program on Mondays-Fridays from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The majority of our senior participants are Hmong or Lao. more
Connect with senior(s) that need assistance. Providing friendship.
Escort on walks, shopping trips and medical appointments. Help with household tasks.
Senior Companions receive:
* A tax-free income that does not affect other benefits such as SSI, Medicaid or rent.
* Reimbursement for mileage and/or bus fare.
* The chance to make new friends.
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Volunteers assist staff to help educate, explore, discover and preserve the world and its people. Come, join our team of volunteers!
Attendance at this Orientation, along with the paperwork, skills & interview necessary for the volunteer opportunity you request allows sign-up for the following:
• Scoop on Poop Cart (training Sept 21)
• Window. . . more
Hospitality Group Position Description
Summary: This volunteer position is catered towards small groups of volunteers (church groups, professional groups, families, neighbors, or friends). The group purchases, prepares, transports, serves, and cleans up an evening meal for residents at The Cathedral Center.
Duties: Greet guests as they arrive for the evening and. . . more
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