Volunteer Opportunities

This page is updated weekly to reflect the service and volunteer opportunities that are submitted to us by community and campus partners. Check back every Thursday to see what new opportunities you or your organization can get involved in!

If you would like to receive weekly emails with the service updates please send a blank e-mail message to Sncserves-join@lists.snc.edu

More volunteer opportunities can be found through the Volunteer Center of Brown County or Volunteer

REMINDER TRIPS Program Updates

Would you like to participate with the TRIPS Program or continue your TRIPS involvement? TRIPS has various opportunities coming up to help further your leadership skills, expand your knowledge about various social justice issues, and continue moving along the Active Citizen Continuum.

For more information, please visit the TRIPS website.

The TRIPS Program is looking forward to receiving your application!

If you have further questions, please email trips@snc.edu.

Saturday, April 15th NEW NEW Zoo & Adventure Park – EggStravaganZoo

Saturday, April 15: Multiple Shifts available (8:15 AM – 12:00 PM, 11:15 AM – 2:30 PM or 8:15 AM – 2:30 PM)

Volunteers are needed to assist with the NEW Zoo’s EggStravaganZoo. Potential tasks that volunteers may complete include helping with treat stations, dress up as costume mascots, help with activities and games, and dress up as the Easter Bunny.

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Angela Kawski at (920) 662-2405 or email volunteer@newzoo.org.  

Various dates available NEW YMCA Studio Dance Recital

Thursday, April 20: 4:30 – 7:00 PM, Friday, April 21: 4:30 – 7:00 PM, and Saturday, April 22: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM and 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

The Greater Green Bay YMCA is in need of fun, energetic volunteers to entertain dancers between rehearsals and performances during their Studio Dance Recital. Volunteers be playing games, helping with snack, or getting the troupes to the stage and break rooms on schedule. No dance experience is required, but a fun attitude is!

For more information or to sign up, please contact Holly Nickerson at (920) 436-9577

Friday, May 5th – Sunday, May 7th NEW Green Bay Garden Blitz

May 5-7: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM or 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Volunteers are needed to help with the Green Bay Garden Blitz. The Green Bay Garden Blitz empowers Green Bay residents to grow food and be part of a sustainable, urban agricultural system. Volunteers are needed to deliver and install gardens in the community, which will increase access to food. Other tasks include building the garden boxes, delivering the boxes and filling the boxes with soil.

To register or for more information, please contact Kim Diaz at kimr.diaz@gmail.com or call (920) 496-9464. Please register by Thursday, May 4th.

Zambia Project – Zam Jams Performers Wanted

Calling all performers! Zam Jams is approaching and is looking for performers for the event. If you sing or play an instrument, the Zambia Project would love to have your talent at this event.

This semester, there will be two Zam Jams events on Friday, March 24, and Friday, April 28. If you’re interested in showing your talent on one or both of these dates, the Zambia Project would love to have you. Both events will be at 6:00 PM in the Knight Owl.

For more information, please contact Lauren Adams at lauren.adams@snc.edu.

Saturday, April 8th Big Event for Little Kids

Saturday, April 8th – 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM

The Big Event for Little Kids is a festival to directly benefit the children and families of Encompass. Volunteers will dress in costumes provided by the Big Event for either the morning shift or the afternoon shift and interact with the children at the event. Volunteers can also assist children with crafts or other activities or help in the food area. Groups of volunteers are welcome and encouraged!

If you are interested in volunteering for the event, please fill out this application. For more information, please contact Denise Roman at (920) 469-0283 ext. 114 or email droman@encompasseec.org.

Literacy Green Bay – on-going opportunity

Literacy Green Bay has many volunteer opportunities for college students! Students can tutor an adult learner one on one in the adult tutoring program. Students could also tutor an elementary school child in the child tutoring program. Other opportunities are be an English Language Learner (ELL) classroom aide, help with children in childcare or assist staff in the office.

For more information or to contact Literacy Green Bay, visit their website.

College Possible Post-Grad Service Opportunity

College Possible is a national College Access organization that helps low-income students to and through college with an intensive curriculum of coaching and support. College Possible is looking for individuals to serve as Enrollment Specialists starting in August 2017.

Applicants must have obtained a bachelor’s degree by the beginning of their term of service. Currently, Corps members have a wide range of academic backgrounds.

For more information or to apply, please visit the College Possible website.

The NEW Zoo & Adventure Park Giraffes Volunteer Program

Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity

The NEW Zoo is in search of volunteers for their giraffe experience which is open twice a day, every day of the year. Volunteers will supervise and oversee the giraffe feeding experience, interact with visitors and sell feed.

In order to volunteer for the giraffe experience, you first have to become a part of the zoo’s regular volunteer program and then complete an additional online training.

If interested in volunteering, please contact Angela Kawski at (920) 662-2405 or email volunteer@newzoo.org.  

Boys & Girls Club of Green Bay

The Boys & Girl Club of Green Bay has an ongoing need for volunteers to help with answering phones and directing callers to the correct person Monday-Friday from 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. The Club is looking for groups of individuals who are willing to donate their time on a consistent basis, any help is greatly appreciated.

If interested in volunteering, please contact Ben Perkovich at (920) 494-7090 ext. 1054 or email bperkovich@bgcgb.org.

Aseracare Hospice

Aseracare Hospice is seeking volunteers to provide companionship and support for their Veteran and non-Veteran patients. Volunteers will connect with each patient and also assist with practical tasks, or provide helpful services such as writing letters, reading, and making phone calls. All volunteers must complete a background check, drug-screening and TB test, which are provided at Aseracare’s office.

If interested, please contact Emily Umbreit at emily.umbreit@aseracare.com or (920) 497-4672.

Bethesda Thrift Store Volunteers

Bethesda Thrift Shop is looking for volunteers to sort, clean, and hang clothes. They also need volunteers to help sort donations that are dropped off at the warehouse.

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Kelly Udell at (920) 544-5849 or email kelly.udell@mailblc.org.

Habitat for Humanity ReStore

The Green Bay Habitat for Humanity ReStore is seeking Donation Receiving Assistants. Volunteers are needed to help on Fridays from 10:00 AM-2:00 PM or 2:00 PM-6:00 PM and on Saturdays from 9:00 AM-1:00 PM or 1:00 PM-5:00 PM. The ReStore asks for volunteers to commit to at least one shift per month.

Volunteers will assist the ReStore accept donations, load merchandise for customers, and sort through donations. Orientation and training is provided.

If you have any questions or are interested in volunteering, please contact Chiara at (920) 338-1650 or email volunteer@restoregb.org. More information can be found on the Habitat for Humanity ReStore website.

Exceptional Equestrians

Exceptional Equestrians is looking for volunteers to side-walk a horse with a special needs child for therapy. There are opportunities available Monday through Thursday.

To volunteer, fill out a volunteer application.

If you have any questions, please contact Lori Eparvier at (920) 347-3174.

  Volunteer Wisconsin AmeriCorps Members

The Volunteer Wisconsin AmeriCorps program is administered by Marshfield Clinic in partnership with the Nonprofit Center of Milwaukee. The program was developed on behalf of Volunteer Wisconsin, a coalition of local, regional and state organizations committed to serving as the state umbrella organization dedicated to volunteerism. Volunteer Wisconsin AmeriCorps will place 48 full-time AmeriCorps members to support the development of nonprofit organizational capacity to engage volunteers.

For more information and details on post-graduate opportunities please click here.

  Miracle League of Green Bay

The Miracle League of Green Bay is an organized baseball league for children with disabilities, regardless of their capabilities. Each player is matched with an able-bodied buddy.  Buddies assist the participant with batting, fielding, and getting around as much as or as little as needed.  The player bats, fields, rounds bases, as nearly close to actual baseball league rules as he/she is capable of.

For more information please see the Miracle League Flyer.

If interested in volunteering please contact Keely Jensen at Keely@gbmiracleleague.com or (920)737-0605.

  Become a Friend with ASPIRO

If you like to going to the movies, eating out, watching sports, or shopping…why not befriend someone with a disability and share these fun times together!

ASPIRO is looking for volunteers to become a friend with someone living with a disability. You would be matched with someone who is currently on the wait list for their Friends Forever Program. For brief descriptions of individuals on the waiting list check out their website.

For more volunteer information please contact Sheri Sorenson at (920) 593-4348 or ssorenson@aspiroinc.org

  Bay Area Humane Society

One of the hardest parts about coming to college is leaving your best friend behind.  If you have a pet you know that sometimes you just really need their support.  If you’re missing your friend, or just love animals, consider volunteering with the Bay Area Humane Society!

Information on various volunteer opportunities can be found on their website.

For questions or more information on opportunities please contact programs@bayareahumanesociety.com or (920) 469-3110 ext.116

 

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