Angels Among Us Community Event. The Foundation of St. Clare’s Hospital provides a celebration for families in preparation for the holidays Dec. 21 at the Rothschild Pavilion. Volunteers are needed from 2:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. for games, craft tables, photos with Santa and more. Contact 715-393-2514 or Catherine at 715-393-2605.

Good Morning at the Warming Center. Catholic Charities Warming Center is seeking morning volunteers. Choose from 2 .am.-6 a.m. or 6 a.m.-8 a.m. shifts. Later shift workers make breakfast and help guests get on their way by 8 a.m. Contact Tracy at 715-849-3311, ext. 1729, or

Transcriber for Oral History Interviews. Several people are needed to transcribe oral history interviews of local residents who are recorded telling about their lives, experiences and local history. The spoken words of both interviewer and subject are to be reproduced as accurately as possible. Contact Janet at 715-842-5750 or

Spread Holiday Cheer. Help those experiencing homelessness celebrate the holidays by volunteering or providing special food or simple gifts this holiday season. This opportunity could be for individuals or groups. Contact Tracy Rieger at the Wausau Community Warming Center at 608-519-8069 or 715-409-0107.

More Opportunities! Go to the United Way Volunteer Connection volunteer website at to find events / on-going opportunities and one-time volunteer roles that you can fill!

In-Kind Donated Items Needed

Reusable grocery tote bags. Wausau Area Mobile Meals can use cloth or plastic multi-time use grocery bags. Contact Doris at 715-848-5848 or

Got Paper? If you have copier paper, both light colored or white, Good News Project can really use it! Please contact Toni at 715-843-5985 or

Large Print Books. McLit of Marathon County shares magnified print books with those who have vision challenges. Contact Connie at 715-218-5324 or

Source: United Way of Marathon County.