Volunteer Opportunities

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Volunteers are an important part of our team and critical to meeting our mission.

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with YWCA Madison.

There are many ways you can volunteer and we will do our best to match volunteers interests with our program needs.

Review the current list of volunteer opportunities, fill out our online volunteer application, and you will receive an email letting you know when the next YWCA volunteer orientation is scheduled.

If you have any questions or would like further information, please contact Volunteer Coordinator, Erin Farrar at 608.257.1436, option 2. Monday through Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Current Volunteer Openings

Children’s Programs Volunteer

YWCA’s children’s program needs volunteers that can assist in providing developmentally appropriate social and recreational activities for homeless children sheltered, with their families, at the YWCA or participating in one of our family housing programs. The Children’s program usually needs volunteers that can commit one night a week.

Location: 101 E Mifflin Street, Madison, WI 53703
Available hours: Monday-Friday 6:00-7:30 PM

Clerical Work

Assist with data entry, mailings, on an as-needed basis

Location: 101 E Mifflin Street, Madison, WI 53703
Available hours: Flexible

Fundraising

Thank you phone calls, assist with mailings

Location: 101 E Mifflin Street, Madison, WI 53703
Available hours: Flexible

Meal Preparation

Organize and assist in meal preparation for Community meals, Tuesday evenings

Location: 101 E Mifflin Street, Madison, WI 53703
Available hours: Tuesday evenings

YWeb Trainings

Business and personal finance workshop presenters, to help students transition into a new working environment

Location: Empowerment Center, 2040 S Park St, Madison WI 53713
Available hours: TBD

Restorative Justice Intake Volunteer

Make phone calls to youth and their parents/caregivers to inform them of their option to attend Restorative Justice as an alternative to municipal court.  Collect and document intake information.

Location: Flexible
Available hours: at least 4 hours/month

 

Volunteer Application

Community Service Volunteer Opportunities

These are only open to volunteers with court-ordered service.

Work with our maintenance department to assist with maintaining a clean building. Volunteers must be prompt and able to follow directions.

Location: 101 E. Mifflin, Madison WI 53703
Available Hours: Monday- Friday 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM. Monday-Thursday 12:00 am to 4:00 pm

Community Service Application