Silent Auction Helpers. The Wausau Metro Adult Olympics is holding their event on Saturday, Jan. 11, at Dales Weston Lanes. They need help with registration, set up and clean up. Contact Ashley or Kayla at 715-573-7692 or if you can help!

Winterfest Ice Tee Mini-Golf Tournament. The Neighbors’ Place is looking for volunteers to help host the mini golf course on Jan. 24-26 and Jan. 31- Feb. 2 at the Wausau Center all. Set-up, registration, take-down, etc. will all be roles volunteers can play. Contact Mallory at 715-845-1966 or

Special Olympics Wisconsin Polar Plunge Volunteers Needed. Set-up, take-down, raffle basket help, and more fun opportunities are available for volunteers for the Feb. 22 Polar Plunge! Contact Deb at 715-536-8844 if interested or email

Be a Mentor to People Working to Get Ahead. Getting Ahead is a workshop that helps individuals build their own personal plan to get out of poverty. Mentors are a powerful part of this process. Training is available. Contact Kim at 715-298-3028 or

Age 55+ and Want to be a Volunteer? RSVP (Retired and Senior Volunteer Program) can find the right volunteer position for you! Contact Susan at 715-298-5721 or

In-Kind Donated Items Needed

Plastic and Paper Bags. If you have bags to donate to The Neighbors’ Place, contact Mallory at 715-845-1966 or

Fleece Blankets or Throws.  North Central Health Care greatly needs blankets to share with residents. Contact Kathy at 715 848 4450 or

Lap Boards for Seniors. Faith in Action can distribute lapboards to care receivers to help them play games, write cards or use for crafts or meals. Contact Jamie at 715-848-8783 or

Source: United Way of Marathon County