What is Your Volunteer Passion?

We value contributions of time, talent and energy from our volunteers. Volunteers are a vital resource, and we are committed to ensuring that your volunteer experience is rewarding and meaningful.
Are you interested in community service or internship opportunities? Do you need to complete student or United Way team project(s)? Are you in between jobs? Do you have little time available, or you are looking for an ongoing opportunity? We have flexible options to fit your schedule and skills!

Volunteers are vital to the success of IndependenceFirst. Spending your time at IndependenceFirst not only helps our organization thrive, but provides some great benefits to you as well:
  • Gain meaningful experience
  • Expand your existing skillset
  • Network
  • Explore career options
  • Feel great about having a positive impact!

Featured Volunteer PositionS

Stride & Glide for IndependenceFirst
We are currently looking for positive and energetic people to volunteer for our Stride and Glide 5K event on Saturday, May 19.  Volunteer positions include course fans, kids area, food and water stations, set up, clean up, and much more! This is a family friendly and group (or individual) volunteer opportunity so don’t miss out. Contact Anna Feeley at 414-226-8334 V/Relay for more information on signing up. 

The IndependenceFirst Mobility Store, a local non-profit organization that recycles durable medical equipment providing it at low cost to those in need, is seeking volunteer driver(s). Drivers will drive agency vehicles and will be responsible for delivery between our stores in Madison and Wauwatosa and/or pickups of medical equipment from individuals and organizations to meet agency objectives.
A valid driver’s license and clean driving record is required. Drivers must possess good people skills, be able to work with minimal supervision, and have the ability to lift at least 40 lbs.
Hours available: Thursday, 9-4 p.m. 

Get started

If you are interested in volunteering please submit an application and background check to Anna Feeley, Community Partnership Coordinator. Hard copies are available via mail or from the front desk.

If you are a corporate group or a group of 4 or more volunteers please contact Anna Feeley directly to set up a group volunteer day.
Contact:  Anna Feeley, Community Partnership Coordinator, at 414-226-8334 V/Relay

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