United Way of Dane County: United Way of Dane County is coordinating safe volunteer opportunities during the pandemic, including remote options. To receive updates about volunteering needs, follow @unitedwaydaneco on Facebook and Instagram!
VolunteerYourTime.org: Help your community in this time of need. Visit the website to see you can volunteer safely.
VolunteerMatch.org: Visit their resource hub and explore the growing network of #COVID-19 and virtual volunteering opportunities for practical actions you can take today to support your community.
BASES: Building Academic, Social, and Emotional Supports for Children Experiencing Homelessness
Want to work with kids, learn about homelessness, education, mentorship, and make a difference in the life of a child? Become a BASES member! Contact email@example.com for more information and an application.
The Hmong Institute is seeking volunteers to help organize their food care boxes for families. This is a great opportunity to help your local Southeast Asian community from 9am to noon. If interested, contact Mai Zong Vue.
UW Family Court Clinic Placement Supervisor Volunteers
Some of their clients require a supervisor to be present during their court-ordered placement time with their child(ren). They are looking for volunteers who can provide supervision for parents who cannot afford professional supervision services. For more information about the Family Court Clinic, you can review their website.
Points of Light: Points of Light has many virtual volunteer opportunities available.
The League of Wisconsin Municipalities: The League of Wisconsin Municipalities is looking to put together a social media/social influencer campaign to give municipalities resources to help people understand the COVID-19 situation and what they need to do to keep themselves and their communities as healthy and safe as possible, including understanding:
1. Social distancing matters for everyone, regardless of age
2. Not only older and vulnerable people can get sick and have ultimately deadly consequences from this virus
Are you interested in working on this?
If you are interested in working on this, please email Gavin Luter at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank a Healthcare Worker: Share your appreciation for a Healthcare Worker by sending a virtual thank you note. United Way will format these and send them to area hospitals to brighten someone’s day.
UnityPoint Meriter Hearts for Healthcare: Thank ALL healthcare and hospital personnel by participating in Hearts for Healthcare. Download the template now to get started on this fun craft!