READI Volunteer Projects

Would your organization like to request READI volunteers? Please fill out this Volunteer Request Form and return it to Debbie Steinmetz.

April
Due to the evolving COVID-19 situation, April volunteer opportunities have been cancelled.
May
Due to the evolving COVID-19 situation, May volunteer opportunities are on hold. We will update as we get more information.

Thursday, May 7
Second Harvest Food Bank of Southern Wisconsin (click for details)

Location: Second Harvest, 2802 Dairy Dr., Madison
When: Thursday, May 7
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, nberg786@gmail.com) and Marion Jackson (222-0210 , rdjmjj@charter.net)

Thursday, May 14
Second Harvest Food Bank of Southern Wisconsin (click for details)

Location: Second Harvest, 2802 Dairy Dr., Madison
When: Thursday, May 14
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Number of Volunteers: 6
Project: Help label product bags.
Coordinator: Marion Jackson (222-0210 , rdjmjj@charter.net)

Thursday, May 21
Second Harvest Food Bank of Southern Wisconsin (click for details)

Location: Second Harvest, 2802 Dairy Dr., Madison
When: Thursday, May 21
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, nberg786@gmail.com) and Marion Jackson (222-0210 , rdjmjj@charter.net)

Tuesday, May 26
NewBridge Madison – Assemble Newsletters for Mailing (click for details)

Location: 1625 Northport Dr. #125, Madison
When: Tuesday, May 26
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)

Tuesday, May 26.
St. Vincent De Paul Food Pantry (click for details)

Location: 2033 Fish Hatchery Rd.
When: Tuesday, May 26
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, May 28
Second Harvest Food Bank of Southern Wisconsin (click for details)

Location: Second Harvest, 2802 Dairy Dr., Madison
When: Thursday, May 28
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Number of Volunteers: 6
Project: Help label product bags.
Coordinator: Marion Jackson (222-0210 , rdjmjj@charter.net)
Save the Date

– American Heart Association – Madison Heart Ball has been rescheduled to Saturday, June 20 (was Saturday May 2)

– Brat Fest has been rescheduled to Friday, August 28 (was Friday, May 23)

– Red Cross Golf Tournament has been rescheduled to Tuesday, September 1 (was Thursday, June 4)