Region 4: Eastern WI

(Brown, Door, Sheboygan, Manitowoc, Calumet, Winnebago, Fond du Lac, Kewanee

People

General Volunteer Support

Brown County United Way
Location: 112 N. Adams t. #201 Green Bay, WI 54301
Link: https://www.browncountyunitedway.org/communityconnections/
Description: Brown County United Way maintains a Community Connections Newsletter (“Connect”) that is FREE for agencies, organizations and individuals providing human services in Brown County. Do you want to share information about a grant opportunity, a parenting workshop or a training seminar? Do you need supplies or have surplus items to donate? Are you looking for volunteers or a new team member? Connect offers an opportunity to post this information and much more.
Contact: (920) 432-3393 or connect@browncountyunitedway.org

Volunteer Center of Brown County
Location: 984 9th St. Green Bay, WI 54304
Link: https://www.volunteergb.org/
Description: “The Volunteer Center of Brown County is a nonprofit organization striving to build a stronger community through volunteerism by engaging volunteers to address serious community issues.”
Contact: (920) 429-9445 or volunteercenter@volunteergb.org

Volunteer Center of Fox Cities
Location: 2616 S. Oneida St. Appleton, WI 54915
Link: http://www.volunteercenter.net/
Contact: (920) 832-9360 or info@volunteercenter.net

Volunteer Center Door County
Location: 62 S. 3rd Ave. P.O. Box 441 Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235
Link: https://www.volunteerdoorcounty.com/
Description: The Volunteer Center provides the only centralized recruitment and referral of volunteers in Door County.
Contact: (920) 746-7704 or volunteercenter@doorcounty.com

Internships

Fox Valley Technical College – Internships
Location: 1825 N. Bluemound Dr. Appleton, WI 54912-2277
Link: https://www.fvtc.edu/student-jobs/internships
Contact: (920) 735-5600

Money

Direct Project Funding and Grant Application Process

Fond du Lac Area Foundation
Location: 384 N. Main St. #4 Fond du Lac, WI 54935
Link: http://www.fdlareafoundation.com/
Description: “The Fond du Lac Area Foundation has partnered with generous individuals, families, and businesses to strengthen our community through charitable giving. The Foundation is dedicated to helping people just like you achieve your charitable dreams, no matter how big or small.”
Contact: (920) 921-2215

Fundraising and Development Support and Expertise

Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region, Inc. – Nonprofit Leadership Initiative
Location: 4455 W. Lawrence St. Appleton, WI 54914
Link: https://www.cffoxvalley.org/grants-scholarships/grants/nonprofit-leadership-initiative/
Description: “The Nonprofit Leadership Initiative is a partnership of Fox Valley-area nonprofits, funders, educational institutions and businesses dedicated to providing resources needed by effective nonprofit boards and executive leaders. It offers a wide range of leadership, management and technical skill-building programs, as well as peer learning circles, to the entire nonprofit sector in the Fox Valley.”
Contact: Kim O’Brien, Executive Director, (920)702-7614 or kobrien@cffoxvalley.org

Oshkosh Area Community Foundation
Location: 230 Ohio St. #100 Oshkosh, WI 54902
Link: https://www.oshkoshareacf.org/
Description: “We’ve been part of the community since 1928, when 10 innovative and forward-thinking business leaders established the Oshkosh Area Community Foundation to encourage “public spirited citizens” to invest in the future of Oshkosh.”
Contact: (920) 426-3993 or info@oshkoshareacf.org

Give BIG Green Bay
Location: 320 N. Broadway St. Suite 260 Green Bay, WI 54303
Link: https://www.givebiggreenbay.org/
Description: Give BIG Green Bay is an online giving event designed to transform the way local residents think about and contribute to Brown County charities. The simple online giving platform, giveBIGgreenbay.org, and associated media campaign will provide a way for everyone to learn more about the work of selected nonprofits and donate, at any level, to causes they champion.
The Greater Green Bay Community Foundation and Green Bay Packers Foundation have chosen to use their community leadership platform to create a swell of excitement around the good work agencies do for our community and provide a new opportunity for donor support.

Greater Green Bay Community Foundation
Location: 320 N. Broadway St. Suite 260 Green Bay, WI 54303
Link: https://www.ggbcf.org/Our-Work/Nonprofit-Capacity-Building-Initiative
Description: Nonprofit Capacity-Building Initiative. In collaboration with Bader Philanthropies and other community partners, the Greater Green Bay Community Foundation is launching a community-based capacity-building initiative to support nonprofit organizations in Brown, Door, Kewaunee and Oconto counties. The initiative will include a combination of educational tools, convenings, funding and technical assistance to encourage further collaboration and alignment of existing resources while building capacities across nonprofit organizations.
Contact: 920-432-0800 or ggbcf@ggbcf.org

United Way of Sheboygan County
Location: 2020 Erie Ave. Sheboygan, WI 53081
Link: http://www.uwofsc.org/
Contact: (920) 458-3425

Professional and Community Organizing Resources

Professional Development

Appleton Jaycees
Location: 1444 E Northland Ave. Appleton, WI 54911
Link: https://www.facebook.com/AppletonJaycees/
Description: “The Appleton Area Jaycees is a non-profit organization of young professionals ages 21-39 that provide a wide range of activities. Members can participate in community service, business networking, leadership development, and social events.”
Contact: (920) 730-1770

Coastal Young Professionals
Location: Sheboygan, WI
Link: http://www.sheboygan.org/coastal
Description: “Coastal YPN is a diverse group of people between the ages of 21 and 40 living and/or working in Sheboygan County, with different professions, backgrounds and interests. A community organization thrives on the strength of the individuals who create its framework. Coastal YPN is committed to engaging, educating and supporting young professionals to get more involved in the civic realm. We help nonprofits by:
· Promoting free nonprofit events
· Offering Coastal Cares, our yearly nonprofit program

Contact: (920) 457-9491 or chamber@sheboygan.org

Pulse Young Professionals Network
Location: 125 N Superior St. Appleton, WI 54911
Link: http://pulsefoxcities.com/
Description: “Pulse Young Professionals Network will act as a catalyst for growth & collaboration in the Fox Cities through opportunities to connect, develop & inspire our community.”
Contact: (920) 734-7101 Ext 119

University of Wisconsin – Green Bay Nonprofit Management Certificate Program
Location: 2420 Nicolet Dr. Green Bay, WI 54311
Link: http://catalog.uwgb.edu/undergraduate/certificates/nonprofit-mgmt/
Description: “A certificate in Nonprofit Management is available to students in any academic program. It consists of a supporting course structure that is especially complementary to academic plans of students in the Integrative Leadership Studies degree program who have chosen to pursue a nonprofit leadership or leadership in public service emphasis.”
Contact: (920) 465-2000 or uwgb@uwgb.edu

Recognition and Awards

Pulse Young Professionals Network Future 15 Awards
Location: 125 N Superior St. Appleton, WI 54911
Link: http://pulsefoxcities.com/future-15-awards/
Description: “The Future 15 Awards are an annual event hosted by Pulse Young Professionals Network, a program of the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce and the Fox Cities Regional Partnership, in collaboration with Post-Crescent Media. In the first quarter of each year we honor 15 outstanding Young Professionals from all over the Fox Cities, who serve in a variety of professional and philanthropic roles throughout the community.”
Contact: (920) 734-7101 Ext 119

Technical and Logistics

Insurance

M3 Insurance
Location: 1872 Mid Valley Dr. De Pere, WI 54115
Link: www.m3ins.com
Description: The spirit of giving – it’s been integral to M3 since our founding more than 50 years ago. With the formation of the M3 Foundation in 2016, M3 has taken that instinct to do good to the next level. M3 continues to support the charitable attitudes of M3 employees, while the M3 Foundation solidifies our legacy of financial giving. The communities where we live and work give us a lot. M3 wants to give back in ways that have real value. That’s why we donate our time and money to local organizations that help make people’s lives better.
Contact: (608) 273-0655