Brown County Community Women's Club, Inc.

 

BCCWC members volunteer their time to activities that provide clothing, food and shelter to those in need and programs that encourage the well being of the members of our community.

 

This past year we logged more than 13,000 hours of volunteer service to our local community!

 

If members would like to propose a new community service activity, please complete the proposal form and submit it to the Community Service Directors. 

 

BCCWC requests that members be accountable for their volunteer hours. Please submit this Volunteer Hours Form (July1, 2020 through June 30, 2021 by June 30, 2021. You and any amount of hours are an important ingredient in our club's success.

One Stitch at a Time

Interested members use their talents to crochet, knit, sew, quilt (or even purchase) blankets and other useful warm items for those in need of them in the community – women, children, the elderly and those who are physically or economically disadvantaged. 

 

Members are encouraged to donate supplies.

Collections will be done in fall and spring.

 

There have been 357 total blankets donated during the past 4 years. 

 

Please watch News and Notes for collection information.

 

Contact

Jean Allgeyer

Pat Hearden

Building Quilts for Habitat 

"Not a quilt to admire Not a quilt to hang on the wall, but a quilt to feel cozy and comfy in the Habitat for Humanity family’s new home."

Interested members will create lap-sized quilts to be presented to Habitat families at upcoming Habitat for Humanity Dedications.

Ongoing

 

Building Quilts for Habitat meets twice/year, once in October and once in May.

 

Quilt Presentations are made as houses are completed. They have been partnering with Habitat since February 2016 and have donated 34 quilts since that time.

 

Please check News and Notes for updates.

Contact

 

Mary Schrickel

Gina Reinardy

HSHS St. Vincent Children's Hospital's Child Life Department

BCCWC members follow the mission of improving the

lives of children by supporting selected service projects

organized throughout the year for St. Vincent's Children's

Hospital/Child Life.

 

 

Contacts

 

Sue Vyse

 

Kathy Aicher

St. John's Homeless Shelter - Meals

BCCWC will provide a meal each month from Nov. through April.

Contact

920-632-7473

Christmas  Distribution

Salvation Army Christmas Toy Distribution in late December 2020.

Sign up times will be in News and Notes.

Contact

 

Sue Goltz

Ann Baierl

Christmas Families

Watch News & Notes for Specific Details

Contact

Mary Ortmayer

Christmas Gala 

 Watch  News and Notes for specific details.

Contacts

Julie Arts

Linda Murphy

Mary Ann Van

Coats for Kids

Coats for Kids
Volunteers sign up for a specific time slot during which they may sort, organize or distribute winter wear to predetermined familes at the Kroc Center.

Please watch News & Notes to see how to sign up.

Contact

Elaine Pogorelc

Wellspring

Wellspring, a drop-in center for women, is located at 413 Dousman St. in Green Bay, and is open Mon.-Fri. 7-3.It's a place of peace that offers peer support, personal growth opportunities, resources and referrals to women who need a sense of safety, belonging and encouragement.

Please Check News and Notes for ongoing needs and volunteering options at Wellspring.

Contact

 

Kathy DeBroux

Susan Regnier

 House of Hope

 

Monthly Birthday Cakes on third Wednesday of every month from August 2021 to July 2022. 

House of Hope Mission Statement: House of Hope offers a safe, supportive, place where young mothers learn to become confident adults and independent, successful parents.
Volunteer activities include child care, office help, building maintenance and organization, in addition to off-site activities such as food & hygiene drives.

Contact

Kay Barlament

Fort Howard Apartments Seniors 

Spring & Fall Activities for Seniors

 

Watch News & Notes for Details

Cheery Notes to Seniors

 

Help brighten a day by writing cheery notes to nursing home residents. 

 

Interested members write one card or multiple cards that you purchase or have at home,decorate and write your own cards, donate your unused cards that may be used for a future month or collect a mix of six cards that you may pick up at monthly meetings and write for a future month.

 

Cards will be collected at each monthly meetings and completed cards are then delivered to a predetermined nursing home.

 

From February 2021-June 2021 members completed over 256 cards that were then delivered to 5 different nursing homes in  Brown County.

Contact

Rosie Jonas -

336-7057

Kathy Heyroth

615-8062

 

 

A Smile Bouquet

Members assemble and deliver flower bouquets to residents in senior housing facilities.

 

Contacts

Susan Johnson

Barb La Frombois

Judy Trimberger

 

 

Garden Project for Kress Library

All dates start at 8 a.m.

 

August 17- Work date
 
 September 15- Work date
 
 October 6- Final work date/ Putting the garden to bed
 
 October 8- Rain date for the 6th

Contact

Susan Johnson

Food Pantry Drives

September 2021

St Paul Lutheran

BCCWC Luncheon

10:00-Luncheon

1951 Bond Parking Lot

 

January 2022

St Patrick/Hope Center

Third Wed.

DePere Community Center

Parking Lot 

10am to 12:00 pm

 

April 2022

First Presbyterian

Third Wed.

 DePere Community Center

Parking Lot

 10am to 12:00 pm

Contact

Sherry Campbell

 

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