October 20th, 2013 by Volunteer Center
Community Agency/Organization: Light Up the Fox – Appleton
Date: 12/21/2013, 4:30pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Water St. Appleton Wi
Contact person for event: Barb Sauer, firstname.lastname@example.org, 920-850-9357
Description of Event/Project: Opening Event for Riverfront Light Display. Winter Solstice, Candlelight walk of reflection with a Native American Theme. Native American artifact exhibit, Drum group demonstration – both at the Atlas Coffee Mill at 425 W Water St., starting at 6:30 pm. Following this the walk will include reflection stops that describe the teachings of the Medicine Wheel. Walk ends with placing ‘candles’ (LED’s) in a medicine wheel and then ceremonious lighting of the displays. We need help hanging up the signs at the reflective stops, setting up the medicine wheel, guiding participants along the walking trail, greeting visitors to the Native American artifact display, handing our candles, and clean-up, take down.
October 14th, 2013 by Volunteer Center
Community Agency/Organization: Wisconsin Council of the Blind and Visually Impaired
Where: Location: Weis Earth Science Museum
Contact person for event: Tim Davis, email@example.com, 1-800-783-5213
Description of Event/Project:
Location: Weis Earth Science Museum, UW-Fox Valley, 1478 Midway Road Menasha 54952.
Event: Thanks to grant awards from The Wisconsin Humanities Council and U.S. Venture, Inc., the Wisconsin Council of the Blind & Visually Impaired is partnering with the Weis Earth Science Museum to create a geological exhibit that will be accessible to individuals who are blind or visually impaired. A reception will debut this exhibit which is open to the public. The reception includes a presentation by Dr. Joanne Kluessendorf, Director of the Weis Earth Science Museum and Adjunct Professor of the University of Wisconsin-Fox Valley.
-Setting up chairs and tables
- Assist in guiding visually impaired/blind individuals as needed.
-Serving food and beverages for the guests.
-Assist cleaning up after the event.
Business casual Attire
October 4th, 2013 by Volunteer Center
Community Agency/Organization: Richmond Elementary School
Date: 11/05/2013 – ongoing, 11:25-Noon
Where: Richmond Elementary-1441 E. John Street
Contact person for event: Kate Suprise, firstname.lastname@example.org, 9206030005
Description of Event/Project:Richmond Elementary school is looking for volunteers who love to read! Every volunteer would be paired with one student and two books for each visit. This isn’t a tutoring program just an opportunity for students to get to read and for volunteers to share their love of reading. We are looking for people who are available Tue and Thur from 11:25- Noon If you are interesting in volunteering contact Kate Suprise at (920) 603-0005.
August 21st, 2013 by Volunteer Center
Community Agency/Organization: Boys & Girls Clubs of the Fox Valley
Where: Variety of sites
Contact person for event: Lori Casey, email@example.com, 920-750-5846
Description of Event/Project: We are in need of volunteers to help us from 8:00 a.m. – 10:10 a.m. every second Wednesday of each month of the school year (September through May) to assist with our before school programming at the following schools:
Badger Elementary: 501 S. Bluemound
Columbus Elementary: 913 N. Oneida St.
Highlands Elementary: 2037 N. Elinor St.
Foster Elementary: 305 W. Foster St.
Program assistants will assist with breakfast, homework and other recreational activities until school starts. Please contact Lori Casey at firstname.lastname@example.org or 920-750-5846 if you can assist.