Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteering and helping the community is an important way to serve God and follow in Jesus' footsteps by showing love to our friends and neighbors. Here are some volunteer oppurtunities you can do to help others. Thank You to everyone who chooses to volunteer!



Kenosha Area Family and Aging Services, Inc. (KAFASI)

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KAFASI is Kenosha's largest volunteer organization and offers a range of volunteer positions and prgrams to help people in their wide reach. They have positions for Meals on Wheels service, programs offering activities and assistance to individuals with Alzheimer's and dementia, as well as many other programs and oppurtunities they need volunteers for.

Click Here to learn more about the volunteer oppurtunities KAFASI provides!

 

ELCA Churchwide Assembly in August

The Greater Millwaukee Synod is hosting the 2019 ELCA Churchwide Assembly, and needs volunteers to help out. Check out the page here to learn more about the event, or visit their website using the link below. They will be recruiting over 600 volunteers before the assembly date on August 5th-10th.

https://www.cwa19.org/volunteer-positions/

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Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

Stamp Out Hunger is the largest single day food drive in the nation and one of the easiest ways to make a difference in the community. On May 11th, letter carriers all over the country will be performing double-duty by collecting bags of food along mail routes and delivering them to local food pantries. Fill the blue bags and leave them for letter carriers on Saturday, May 11th.

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Stamp Out Hunger needs volunteers to help to gather and sort through these donations for western Kenosha County.

There are four shifts they need help with:

  • 10:30am-1:30pm 12 volunteers needed: 6 will need to have a SUV, van or pickup with a cap or cover (6 trucks, 6 drivers, 6 helpers)
  • 11am-2pm: 2 needed at the Salem Post Office
  • 11am-3pm: 30 needed at the Sharing Center
  • 3pm-6pm: 30 needed at the Sharing Center

 

Click Here to sign up to volunteer on Stamp Out Hunger's website

 

ELCA Mission Builders at Lutherdale

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Messiah Lutheran Church will be working on the House Project with the ELCA Mission Builders at Lutherdale on June 7-8, 2019.


Important Details to know are:

  • Work begins at 9 am and concludes at 5pm. Lutherdale provides lunch and snacks
  • Devotional and fellowship time are included as part of the work day.
  • Volunteers must be 16 years old and up to work on the construction site.
  • No construction knowledge or skills are necessary to volunteer.
  • All volunteers must complete health/liability forms and background check forms to participate

If interested in being a part of this group please contact Kathy Larabee in person or by e-mail (klarabee@wi.rr.com)

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