Celebrating Local Youth: The 2019 Youth Alliance Awards

Volunteer Fox Cities presented the 26th Annual Youth Alliance Awards ceremony on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at the Red Lion Hotel Paper Valley. The Fox Cities Youth Alliance Awards seek to recognize the spirit of volunteerism as found in the future leaders of our community and encourage young people and adults to take hold of that same spirit in their own lives. 

4imprint Hops on the Give Back Bus

Sixteen people get on a bus to an unknown location to do a secret project. It might sound like the premise for a mystery novel, but a group of 4imprint-ers got to live it first-hand with a volunteering adventure on the Give Back Bus!

October 27, 2018 – Community Give Back Bus

Posted on Nov 2, 2018 by

October 27, 2018 – Community Give Back Bus ??????! That’s what we hope to bring to the table with each Give Back Bus ride. This particular bus brought about 30 people over to the Fox Valley Human Association where we cleaned kennels, hung tarps to help shield animals from the snow, filled Kong toys with […]

Holiday Volunteer Guides Are In!

Volunteer Fox Cities is excited to share the availability of the 2018 Holiday Volunteering Guide. The publication is a staple in the community when it comes to helping citizens and businesses find local volunteer opportunities and wish-lists specific for the holiday season. Access the guide online, here: http://bit.ly/VFCHolidayGuide2018-2. The publication includes more than 50 holiday-specific volunteer […]

VFC Celebrates One Year on WHBY

Posted on Aug 9, 2018 by

Happy On-the-Air Anniversary to us! For the past year, we’ve featured 50 (FIFTY!) local nonprofits on WHBY during radio interviews, highlighting their volunteer opportunities and special events throughout the year. Once per week, and we’re still going strong!  We’ve also provided an outlet for them to record a PSA (for FREE!) while they join us […]

The Give Back Bus Hits the Road

Posted on Jun 5, 2018 by

If you’re going to volunteer, is it really that important to know where you’re going? Think about it… have you ever volunteered without knowing? Whatever your reason for volunteering, you probably knew where you were headed. But that’s not the case for those jumping on the Give Back Bus. These die-hard volunteers only had a […]

The Volunteer Center of East Central Wisconsin becomes “Volunteer Fox Cities”

Posted on Jun 1, 2018 by

The Volunteer Center of East Central Wisconsin is proud to unveil a new logo and name, “Volunteer Fox Cities,” beginning June 1, 2018. The new, modern logo and name change symbolizes a progressive way to continue sharing our organization’s mission of making volunteer connections. Throughout this process, we used a skills-based volunteer to complete the re-branding […]

Nominate for the Youth Alliance Awards Today!

Posted on Mar 8, 2017 by

Now is your chance to nominate a deserving young member of your community! The 24th Annual Youth Alliance Awards ceremony will take place on Friday, April 28, at Liberty Hall in Kimberly. All individuals and organizations throughout the Fox Valley are encouraged to nominate youth individuals and youth groups who have demonstrated a commitment to […]

The Volunteer Center Welcomes Joseph Quinnell

Posted on Mar 3, 2017 by

Change Brings Opportunity It’s an exciting time for the Volunteer Center of East Central Wisconsin! Please join us in welcoming Joseph Quinnell as the Interim Excutive Director. Quinnell will be working closely with our dedicated team of Volunteer Center staff, board members and community volunteers as we renew and expand our efforts to connect volunteers […]

Now Accepting Teams for the 2017 Human Race

2017 HUMAN RACE IS ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS FOR NONPROFIT TEAMS 17th annual Human Race presented by Community First Credit Union to take place May 6, 2017 The Volunteer Center’s Human Race is a non-competitive 5k or 1 mile walk/run benefitting local non-profit organizations. Non-profits, church groups, clubs and other interested organizations can register to raise funds […]