READI Volunteer Projects

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August

Thursday, August 1
Second Harvest Food Bank of Southern Wisconsin (click for details)

Location: Second Harvest, 2802 Dairy Dr., Madison
When: Thursday, August 1
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Number of Volunteers: 15-20
Project: Help get food items ready for distribution to food pantries. This might require repackaging such items as pasta, cereal or cheese into smaller bags or sorting meat and bakery items, or whatever they need help with. There are usually standing or sitting jobs.
Coordinator: Nancy Berg (835-7811, nlberg@charter.net) and Marion Jackson (222-0210 , rdjmjj@charter.net)

Thursday, August 8
Second Harvest Food Bank of Southern Wisconsin (click for details)

Location: Second Harvest, 2802 Dairy Dr., Madison
When: Thursday, August 8
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Number of Volunteers: 6
Project: Help label product bags.
Coordinator: Nancy Berg (835-7811, nlberg@charter.net) and Marion Jackson (222-0210 , rdjmjj@charter.net)

Thursday, August 15
Second Harvest Food Bank of Southern Wisconsin (click for details)

Location: Second Harvest, 2802 Dairy Dr., Madison
When: Thursday, August 15
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Number of Volunteers: 15-20
Project: Help get food items ready for distribution to food pantries. This might require repackaging such items as pasta, cereal or cheese into smaller bags or sorting meat and bakery items, or whatever they need help with. There are usually standing or sitting jobs.
Coordinator: Nancy Berg (835-7811, nlberg@charter.net) and Marion Jackson (222-0210 , rdjmjj@charter.net)

Friday, August 16
Madison Mini Marathon (click for details)

Location: Alliant Energy Center
When: Thursday, August 16
Time: 1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Number of Volunteers: 10
Project: Hand out race packets. Lunch will be provided.
Coordinator: Nancy Berg (835-7811, nlberg@charter.net)

Tuesday, August 20
St. Vincent De Paul Food Pantry (click for details)

Location: 2033 Fish Hatchery Rd.
When: Tuesday, August 20
Time: 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m
Number of Volunteers: 10-15
Project: Assist clients in shopping, monitoring that their selections do not exceed allowed point value in the food category.
Coordinator: Dave Weber (798-4056 , dkweber@tds.net)

Tuesday, August 20
Seasons of Caring: Community Kickoff (click for details)

Location: Mallard’s Stadium, Madison
When: Tuesday, August 20
Time: 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m
Project: Various Projects
Coordinator: Frank Alfano (222-0747,  falfano@charter.net)

Thursday, August 22
Second Harvest Food Bank of Southern Wisconsin (click for details)

Location: Second Harvest, 2802 Dairy Dr., Madison
When: Thursday, August 22
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Number of Volunteers: 6
Project: Help label product bags.
Coordinator: Nancy Berg (835-7811, nlberg@charter.net) and Marion Jackson (222-0210 , rdjmjj@charter.net)

Friday, August 23
NewBridge Madison – Assemble Newsletters for Mailing (click for details)

Location: Warner Park Community Recreation Center, 1625 Northport Dr., Madison
When: Friday, August 23
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Number of Volunteers: 10-12
Project: Assemble newsletters for mailing.
Coordinator: Judy Fenske (837-9000 , judyfenske@hotmail.com)
September

Wednesday, September 4
Iron Man (click for details)

Location: Monona Terrace
When: Wednesday, September 4
Time: 8:45 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Number of Volunteers: 30
Project: Pack bags.
Coordinator: Nancy Berg (835-7811, nlberg@charter.net)

Thursday, September 5
Second Harvest Food Bank of Southern Wisconsin (click for details)

Location: Second Harvest, 2802 Dairy Dr., Madison
When: Thursday, September 5
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Number of Volunteers: 15-20
Project: Help get food items ready for distribution to food pantries. This might require repackaging such items as pasta, cereal or cheese into smaller bags or sorting meat and bakery items, or whatever they need help with. There are usually standing or sitting jobs.
Coordinator: Nancy Berg (835-7811, nlberg@charter.net) and Marion Jackson (222-0210 , rdjmjj@charter.net)

Friday, September 6
WPT-Quilt Show (click for details)

Location: Alliant Energy Center
When: Friday, September 6
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Number of Volunteers: 10
Project: Various activities including greeting.
Coordinator: Marion Jackson (222-0210 , rdjmjj@charter.net)

Thursday, September 12
Second Harvest Food Bank of Southern Wisconsin (click for details)

Location: Second Harvest, 2802 Dairy Dr., Madison
When: Thursday, September 12
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Number of Volunteers: 6
Project: Help label product bags.
Coordinator: Nancy Berg (835-7811, nlberg@charter.net) and Marion Jackson (222-0210 , rdjmjj@charter.net)

Saturday, September 14
Alzheimer’s & Dementia Alliance of Wisconsin-Walk (click for details)

Location: Warner Park Shelter
When: Saturday, September 14
Time: 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Number of Volunteers: 5
Project: Set up tables, unpack boxes and direct walkers to registration tent.
Coordinator: Marion Jackson (222-0210 , rdjmjj@charter.net)

Saturday, September 14
Badger Childhood Concert Network-Super Hero’s Run (click for details)

Location: Keva Sports, Middleton
When: Saturday, September 14
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Number of Volunteers: 10
Project: Help with food service and registration.
Coordinator: Frank Alfano (222-0747, falfano@charter.net)

Thursday, September 19
Second Harvest Food Bank of Southern Wisconsin (click for details)

Location: Second Harvest, 2802 Dairy Dr., Madison
When: Thursday, September 19
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Number of Volunteers: 15-20
Project: Help get food items ready for distribution to food pantries. This might require repackaging such items as pasta, cereal or cheese into smaller bags or sorting meat and bakery items, or whatever they need help with. There are usually standing or sitting jobs.
Coordinator: Nancy Berg (835-7811, nlberg@charter.net) and Marion Jackson (222-0210 , rdjmjj@charter.net)

Tuesday, September 24
St. Vincent De Paul Food Pantry (click for details)

Location: 2033 Fish Hatchery Rd.
When: Tuesday, September 24
Time: 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m
Number of Volunteers: 10-15
Project: Assist clients in shopping, monitoring that their selections do not exceed allowed point value in the food category.
Coordinator: Dave Weber (798-4056 , dkweber@tds.net)

Thursday, September 26
Second Harvest Food Bank of Southern Wisconsin (click for details)

Location: Second Harvest, 2802 Dairy Dr., Madison
When: Thursday, September 26
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Number of Volunteers: 6
Project: Help label product bags.
Coordinator: Nancy Berg (835-7811, nlberg@charter.net) and Marion Jackson (222-0210 , rdjmjj@charter.net)

Friday, September 27
NewBridge Madison – Assemble Newsletters for Mailing (click for details)

Location: Warner Park Community Recreation Center, 1625 Northport Dr., Madison
When: Friday, September 27
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Number of Volunteers: 10-12
Project: Assemble newsletters for mailing.
Coordinator: Judy Fenske (837-9000, judyfenske@hotmail.com)

Sunday, September 29
Henry Vilas Zoo – Zoo Run Run (click for details)

Location: Henry Vilas Zoo
When: Sunday, September 29
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Number of Volunteers: 6
Project: Set up, greet walkers, work in the incentive prize ten, help clean up and tear down.
Coordinator: Dave Weber (798-4056, dkweber@tds.net)