READI Volunteer Projects

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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)
October

Thursday, October 3
Second Harvest Food Bank of Southern Wisconsin (click for details)

Location: Second Harvest, 2802 Dairy Dr., Madison
When: Thursday, October 3
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)

Saturday, October 5
American Heart Association – Heart Walk (click for details)

Location: Mallards Ballpark
When: Saturday, October 5
Time: 7:00 a.m. to Noon
Number of Volunteers: 6-8
Project: Help with registration & and the survivor celebration area
Coordinator: Frank Alfano (222-0747 , falfano@charter.net)

Thursday, October 10
Second Harvest Food Bank of Southern Wisconsin (click for details)

Location: Second Harvest, 2802 Dairy Dr., Madison
When: Thursday, October 10
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Number of Volunteers: 6
Project: Help label product bags.
Coordinator: Nancy Berg (835-7811, nberg786@gmail.com) and Marion Jackson (222-0210 , rdjmjj@charter.net)

Thursday, October 10
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society – Light the Night Walk (click for details)

Location: Duck Pond at Warner Park, 2930 N. Sherman Ave., Madison
When: Thursday, October 10
Time: 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Number of Volunteers: 5-10
Project: Help in the food service area.
Coordinator: Steve Stocker (825-7276, steve.stocker.53590@gmail.com) a

Thursday, October 17
Second Harvest Food Bank of Southern Wisconsin (click for details)

Location: Second Harvest, 2802 Dairy Dr., Madison
When: Thursday, October 17
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, October 22
St. Vincent De Paul Food Pantry (click for details)

Location: 2033 Fish Hatchery Rd.
When: Tuesday, October 22
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, October 24
Second Harvest Food Bank of Southern Wisconsin (click for details)

Location: Second Harvest, 2802 Dairy Dr., Madison
When: Thursday, October 24
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Number of Volunteers: 6
Project: Help label product bags.
Coordinator: Nancy Berg (835-7811, nberg786@gmail.com) and Marion Jackson (222-0210 , rdjmjj@charter.net)

Friday, October 25
Arthritis Foundation – Bone Bash Gala (click for details)

Location: Brass Works Building @ Goodman Community Center, 149 Waubesa St., Madison
When: Friday, October 25
Time: 6:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Number of Volunteers: 10
Project: Help with silent auction, Wine Pull games, coat check & miscellaneous.
Coordinator: Frank Alfano (222-0747 , falfano@charter.net)

Friday, October 25
NewBridge Madison – Assemble Newsletters for Mailing (click for details)

Location: Warner Park Community Recreation Center, 1625 Northport Dr., Madison
When: Friday, October 25
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, October 27
Henry Vilas Zoo – Halloween at the Zoo (click for details)

Location: Henry Vilas Zoo
When: Sunday, October 27
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Number of Volunteers: 6-8
Project: Help with projects at Halloween at the Zoo.
Coordinator: Dave Weber (798-4056, dkweber@tds.net)
November

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

Location: Second Harvest, 2802 Dairy Dr., Madison
When: Thursday, November 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)

Monday, November 11
Berbee Derby (click for details)

Location: 5400 King James Way #100, Fitchburg (entrance on north side)
When: Monday, November 11
Time: 8:30 a.m. to ?
Number of Volunteers: 30-40
Project: Help pack bags.
Coordinator: Nancy Berg (835-7811, nberg786@gmail.com)

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

Location: Second Harvest, 2802 Dairy Dr., Madison
When: Thursday, November 14
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Number of Volunteers: 6
Project: Help label product bags.
Coordinator: Nancy Berg (835-7811, nberg786@gmail.com) and Marion Jackson (222-0210 , rdjmjj@charter.net)

Monday, November 18
Future Quest – Bag Stuffing (click for details)

Location: 5301 Monona Dr. (Monona Grove District Office)
When: Monday, November 18
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Number of Volunteers: 40
Project: Help pack bags. Enter the main district office on the 3-story side of the building. Walk until you get to the elevator. Take it up the 3rd floor. Park in the main parking lot in front of the building.
Coordinator:Marion Jackson (222-0210 , rdjmjj@charter.net)

Thursday, November 21
Future Quest 2019 (click for details)

Location: Alliant Energy Center
When: Thursday, November 21
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. or 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Number of Volunteers: 10
Project: Help hand out bags and bottled water to students as they exit the event.
Coordinator:Marion Jackson (222-0210 , rdjmjj@charter.net)

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

Location: Second Harvest, 2802 Dairy Dr., Madison
When: Thursday, November 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)

Friday, November 22
Friends of UW Health – Wine, Women & Shoes (click for details)

Location: 5301 Monona Dr. (Monona Grove District Office)
When: Friday, November 22
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Number of Volunteers: 10-20
Project: Help with set up, silent auction, set out programs, set out cookies, put together swag bags, put on chair covers & put up signage.
Coordinator: Frank Alfano (222-0747 , falfano@charter.net)

Friday, November 22
NewBridge Madison – Assemble Newsletters for Mailing (click for details)

Location: Warner Park Community Recreation Center, 1625 Northport Dr., Madison
When: Friday, November 22
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, November 26
St. Vincent De Paul Food Pantry (click for details)

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

Location: Second Harvest, 2802 Dairy Dr., Madison
When: Thursday, November 28
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Number of Volunteers: 6
Project: Help label product bags.
Coordinator: Nancy Berg (835-7811, nberg786@gmail.com) and Marion Jackson (222-0210 , rdjmjj@charter.net)
December

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

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

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

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

Saturday, December 14
Arthritis Foundation – Jingle Bell Run (click for details)

Location: Verona Area High School
When: Saturday, December 14
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Number of Volunteers:10
Project: Help with registration, Warrior Table (distribute gift), food set up & take down, start/finish line “Cheerleaders” & water station.
Coordinator: Frank Alfano (222-0747 , falfano@charter.net)

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

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

Thursday, December 19
Madison Concourse Hotel – Children’s Holiday Party (click for details)

Location: Madison Concourse Hotel
When: Thursday, December 19
Time: 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Number of Volunteers: 8-10
Project: Various
Coordinator: Frank Alfano (222-0747 , falfano@charter.net)

Friday, December 20
NewBridge Madison – Assemble Newsletters for Mailing (click for details)

Location: Warner Park Community Recreation Center, 1625 Northport Dr., Madison
When: Friday, December 20
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)

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

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