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Opportunities to Serve Our Community 

Members of the Rotary Club of Madison take great pride in helping our community. Our Community Projects Committee arranges for group volunteer activities throughout the year, and here are some examples of recent group volunteer activities.

(Photo 1: Sorting and packing books for Books for the World Project; Photo 2: Cleaning up James Madison Park; Photo 3: Planting trees at Madison schools; Photo 4: Collecting and delivering Holiday gifts to Madison area children in need; Photo 5: Serving a meal at The River Food Pantry)

Members can check the calendar below and contact the Rotary office to sign up. We also welcome new ideas! Click on the form at the bottom to recommend a new idea.

Month / Date Program Description Volunteers Needed Point of Contact
August 25, 2022 8:45am – 11am James Madison Park Clean Up Join fellow Rotarians in cleaning up the beach and park. Tools and equipment provided. SIGN UP HERE        10 Maggie Porter Kratz
September 11, 2022 Volunteering for Ironman Water Aid Station on State Street. Shift 1: 11AM – 1PM; Shift 2: 1PM – 3:30PM. SIGN UP HERE       10-12 Maggie Porter Kratz
October 27, 2022 Volunteering for Winter Glow Winter Coat Distribution Shift 1: 2PM – 4PM; Shift 2: 4PM – 6PM SIGN UP HERE       5 per shift Leigh Richardson
November 19, 2022 Goodman Community Center Assist in preparation and/or distribution of THANKSGIVING BASKETS for Families in Need. SIGN UP HERE      5 per Shift Maggie Porter Kratz
December 2022 Holiday Giving Tree Giving tree concept: receive a child’s wish list, purchase the item and return to the club by date indicated TBD
December 2022 Empty Stocking Club Sign up to serve as a “Toy Shopper” at this year’s event at Alliant. SIGN UP HERE 11 Jenni Jeffress
January 2023 OPEN
February 17, 2023, 12PM-3PM Free Bikes for Kids; Cleaning and Prepping Bikes for Spring SIGN UP HERE 4-7 Rotarians (Family/Guests Welcome!) Kristi Goforth
March 14, 2023 3PM-5PM Assist in Packing Boxes of Dry Goods for St. Vincent de Paul Society SIGN UP HERE 6-8 Rotarian volunteers Julie Bennett


Do you have an idea for the Community Projects Committee to explore?