Volunteer Opportunities in Waukesha County

Jan. 30, 2013

For Additional Information:
Kristen Gardner-Volle, Manager of Volunteer Engagement and Impact Strategies
United Way in Waukesha County
(262) 547-8459
United Way Connects the Community to Volunteer Opportunities
(January 30, 2013) – Waukesha, WI – United Way in Waukesha County would like to invite volunteers to the following opportunities:

Photographer Opportunity, Waukesha
Are you a photographer with not only professional portrait skills, but a creative eye as well? United Way in Waukesha County is looking for ‘on-call’ photographers to photograph a number of events and projects throughout the year, including our signature Volunteer Recognition & Celebration Event on April 24, 2013; looking for both on-going and one-time volunteers. Photos will be used for marketing and promotional materials, and professionals will be given photo credits where images are used. This is an excellent opportunity for photo students to add to their portfolio. Attention to detail and an understanding of our marketing plan are required. Photographer must have their own camera equipment. Photoshop or other editing software skills are a plus. Contact us to display your work and discuss your availability. Must be 18 years or older. Contact the United Way in Waukesha County for more details

School Copying and Counting Assistant, Waukesha
Every other month during the school year, the YMCA sends out information to every elementary school regarding upcoming child and youth programs. Volunteers are needed to help with the copying and counting of the fliers, as well as delivering the fliers to local schools (optional). Volunteers are needed the week of: Feb 5, April 16, September 17, and November 12th. This opportunity would be perfect for anyone looking for a simple but helpful volunteer project! Copying and counting can be done at volunteer's convenience. Contact the YMCA of Central Waukesha County for more details.

Activity Aide, Waukesha
Goodwill Industries of SE Wisconsin is looking for volunteers who would assist adults with disabilities as they create their own t-shirts. Volunteers are needed to assist with selecting and ironing on decorations. This workshop will be held on Saturday, February 9 from 10:00am - 12:30pm. Volunteers must be a minimum of 16 years old, social and mature with a desire to show participants that they are valued. There will be a mandatory 30 minute orientation that will be provided prior to your shift. Please contact Goodwill Industries for more information.

Meal Packers and Drivers Waukesha:
The Waukesha Expo is in need of volunteer mobile meal drivers and meal packers. Volunteer drivers deliver meals to homebound seniors Monday- Friday over the lunch hour. Volunteer packers pack meals from 9:30-11:00 Monday- Friday. Volunteer twice a month or once a week; schedules can be flexible and drivers are reimbursed for mileage. If interested, call Karen at the Aging & Disability Resource Center 262-548-7829 or go to their website www.waukeshacounty.gov/adrc.

For more information on United Way in Waukesha County, call (262) 547-8459 or visit www.UnitedWayWaukesha.org/volunteer or www.VolunteerWaukesha.com

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

» Oak Creek girls basketball team looks to dominate with depth 11/24

» Wisconsin DOT: South 27th Street is open for business during holiday season 11/24

» Meijer to provide food for Oak Creek's annual 'Evening of Blessings' 11/24

» Greendale School Board Academy to be held for prospective spring election candidates 11/24

» Franklin girls basketball team has talent, looks for depth 11/24

» Oak Creek pulls away late to beat Brookfield Central, 59-46 11/21

» Oak Creek 8th graders 'view the world' as journalists in writing unit, 4 essays to be posted online 11/19

» Updated state championship game rankings of area prep football teams and players 11/19

» Franklin's $37 million budget has no tax change 11/18

» Rawson Avenue closure beginning Nov. 18 11/18

» Cudahy man found dead near hunting tree stand in Adams County 11/18

» Greendale trustees raise tax levy 1 percent, bump up budget by 45 percent to construct fire station 11/18

» Coming off good season, will Oak Creek football team dare to be great? 11/17

» Nine Oak Creek athletes sign letters of intent 11/17

» Franklin, Oak Creek swimmers finish well at state 11/17

» Hales Corners Chamber of Commerce to host social on Nov. 24 11/17

» Oak Creek Culver's to host annual Kids2Kids Toy Drive 11/16

» Hales Corners 2016 proposed budget sees 'nominal increase' 11/16

» Legacy Spa & Salon to host networking event on Nov. 7 in Hales Corners 11/16

» Greendale's first fire engine, which entered service in 1938, returns home 11/16

» Videos: Arrowhead stuns Franklin in epic football finish 11/14

» Resident invited to special Packers event after solving Associated Bank's 'turf search' in Oak Creek 11/13

» Franklin massage spa suspected of prostitution activities; owner charged Updated:  11/13

» Homeless sex offender may be in Hales Corners area 11/13

» Missing Franklin woman found, reunited with family 11/13

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss


Local Business Directory