Response to COVID-19. For safe volunteer opportunities and safety guidelines, see United Way of Marathon County’s website and the Volunteer Connection section at Please adhere to all recommendations from the Federal Government, Center for Disease Control and Marathon County Health Department.

Faith in Action: Volunteer Drivers.  Faith in Action provides rides to medical appointments for seniors in our area.  They also provide grocery shopping for seniors in need. Contact Jamie at 715-848 8783 or

Red Cross: Disaster Action Team Virtual Volunteer. Get involved. Disaster Action Team members directly help people affected by disasters ranging from home fires, floods, tornadoes, etc. by providing food, shelter, essential relief supplies and hope. You can also support disasters behind the scenes with planning, logistics or volunteer management. For more information, contact Lee at

Homemade Mask Distribution. If you have homemade masks to donate to individuals or groups, or if you are an individual or group that needs masks, see our website ( or contact Krista at 715-298-5719 or

More Opportunities!  Go to the United Way Volunteer Connection volunteer website at to find opportunities you can fill!

In-Kind Donated Items Needed

Response to COVID-19. Please call the agency first and consider ordering online and having in-kind donations shipped to the specific agency. Please call ahead and arrange with the agency coordinator.

Girl Scouts of the Northwestern Great Lakes: Donate Hygiene and Activity Items. New hygiene Items and Activity Items are needed. There will be a drop-off box for supplies located outside the Girl Scout office at 3511 Camp Phillips Road through May. Contact Emily Kelsey at 920-955-3354. If instead, you choose to give a gift card or ship items, contact Laura at 920-955-3382 or mail to 4693 N. Lynndale Drive, Appleton, WI 54913. Items needed are jump ropes, sidewalk chalk, craft supplies, playdough, bug spray, water bottles, sunscreen, shampoo, conditioner, lotion, floss, deodorant and other items listed here:

Big Brothers Big Sisters: Donate Office Supplies-Paper, Stamps, Labels.  White copy paper is always useful, along with other office supplies. Contact Beth at 715-848-7207 or

Source: United Way of Marathon County

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