These volunteer opportunities coordinated by the Volunteer Center of Racine County Inc. are available:
RACINE PUBLIC LIBRARY: Library Radio Frequency Identification Program (RFID) tagger. On a weekly basis, tag items in the Racine Public Library collection with RFID tags to keep better track of materials and streamline the check-in and checkout process. Two-hour a week minimum volunteer time is requested. Contact Robert Margis, email@example.com.
BOAT BUILDING: A new program to support math and the technical curriculum at Mitchell Middle School and Case High School. Should have the ability to work with middle school children in grades 6-8. Program meets 3:45-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday during the school year. Other requirements include passing a background check through RUSD’s Links program; experience in cooking, quilting, or woodworking useful. Contact Roger Chernik, firstname.lastname@example.org.
VOLUNTEER CENTER OF RACINE COUNTY INC.: A nonprofit agency connecting volunteers with opportunities is looking for a volunteer receptionist to answer phones during the months of January through May. Contact Michelle Ortwein at email@example.com. or call 262-886-9612.
MYRIDE: MyRIDE, a senior transportation project sponsored by the Volunteer Center of Racine County and the Retired & Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP), has volunteer driver openings. Call 262-417-7544.
SENIOR COMPANION INC.: Senior Companion Inc. has volunteer opportunities to visit with older people in their homes, as well as on the telephone and through the mail. Call 262-898-1941 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
MEALS ON WHEELS: The Meals on Wheels Senior Nutrition Program has volunteer driving opportunities. Volunteers may drive any two-hour shift Monday through Friday. Call 262-638-6337.