Neighborhood House Community Center

Madison's Oldest Community Center

Since 1916

29 South Mills Street | Madison, WI 53715 | MAP IT

Volunteer

Neighborhood House Community Center couldn't be what it is without the support of our community.  Whether you have a few hours per week or are searching for something seasonal, keep Neighborhood House in mind.  Opportunities are listed below, contact us for more information.

 

Summer Day Camp

Join us for an awesome summer volunteer opportunity! We are looking for volunteers to engage with campers ages 7-12 under the leadership of two camp counselors and Neighborhood House staff. Volunteers would work with kids ages 7-12, taking field trips around Madison, playing games, getting crafty, and making a difference in the life of a child. This is an extremely fun volunteer opportunity and a great resume builder. 

Camp runs from June 19 to August 11, and we're looking for individuals who can volunteer between the hours of 8:45am-4:15pm for at least 4 hours each week. Just a short walk from the UW-Madison campus and on the bus line, Neighborhood House is the perfect place to volunteer this summer! Our schedule is wide open! Pick your times to volunteer!

To apply, please fill out the "Summer Camp Volunteer" application below by Friday, May 26. Applications can be returned to Neighborhood House at programs@neighborhoodhousemadison.org or 29 S. Mills St, Madison, WI 53715.

 Summer Camp Volunteer Application

 

Neighborhood House is also searching for talented interns for Summer Day Camp. Summer camp interns would help Neighborhood House staff plan, organize, and implement the 8 week summer day camp for kids ages 7-12. Interns will assist with administrative tasks, coordinate with volunteers and community partners, and help supervise campers during transition times. Applicants should have an interest in youth programming. 

Camp runs from June 19 to August 11, and we're looking for individuals who can volunteer between the hours of 8:45am-4:15pm for about 10 or more hours each week. Our schedule is flexible, so please ask if you have special schedule considerations.

To apply, please fill out the "Summer Camp Intern" application below and send the application, your resume, and a cover letter reflecting on relevant experience to Neighborhood House at programs@neighborhoodhousemadison.org or 29 S. Mills St, Madison, WI 53715. 

 Summer Camp Intern Application

 

Collegiate Mentoring Program

Volunteer your time being a role model for school aged children in Madison.  Mentors build positive relationships with area youth between the ages of 7-17.  As a mentor you'll meet weekly with your mentee to work on academic and extracurricular pursuits.  Mentors and mentees work on homework, practice sports, create art, and take field trips throughout campus and downtown Madison.  Download application and email/mail/drop off with any questions.

 Mentoring Application


Seasonal Drives

Help Neighborhood House during our various drives throughout the year.  Various roles available from stuffing backpacks with school supplies, to distribution, to outreach.  See our Services tab for more information about these drives.

School Supply Drive (January - August)

Thanksgiving Meal Drive (August - November)

Winter Wear Drive (August - December)

Holiday Gift Drive (September - December)


Would you or your group like to volunteer?

Individuals and various campus and community groups volunteer at Neighborhood House throughout the year. Would you or your group like to join the team? Join our volunteer email list to learn more about volunteering opportunities.

608.255.5337

Neighborhood House Community Center

29 South Mills Street | Madison, WI 53715 | MAP IT

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