Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers are what make MPTV Friends’ value to the community unlimited!

We understand that everyone has something unique to contribute, and we offer a variety of ways you can assist. Experience is not necessary to volunteer, just enthusiasm and commitment. We will provide training in exchange for your time and commitment. Volunteering your time is a great way to meet new people, gain valuable job experience and have some community spirited fun! Here are just a few ways you can volunteer at MPTV:

September 2014

Mail Crew

The Mail Crew volunteers at MATC's downtown campus in the MTPV office and at our Brookfield Auction location monthly. Parking is provided. No close handicap parking is available downtown. For more information call volunteer services at 414 2970-8009 or email your request to behlingp@matc.edu

Day Date Description
Thursday September 11 AUCTION MAILING - Auction Facility - If needed
Tuesday September 16 Installments, Sustainers, Thank You Cards
Wednesday September 17 Installments, Sustainers, Thank You Cards

Membership Drive

The annual Membership Drive takes place at the MPTV Studios on the downtown MATC Campus. Beginning, Saturday, September 6 running through Sunday, September 14, individuals and groups of volunteers are welcome to assist on the telephone bank assisting viewers in making pledges to support Milwaukee Public Television. A maximum of 12 people will fill our telephone bank, which is now computerized with a web based system.

Day Date Description
Tuesday September 9 Approximate Arrival 6:30 - 6:45
Complete 10:30 PM
Thursday September 11 Filled

October 2014

Antique Appraisal Fair

The MPTV Antique Appraisal Fair is scheduled for Saturday, October 11th at the auction facility in Brookfield.

Do to changes, no volunteers will be required for this event in 2014. Thank you for your past years of assisting us and please watch for other events in the future.

Day Date Description
Saturday October 11 No volunteers required for 2014

Mail Crew

The Mail Crew volunteers at MATC's downtown campus in the MTPV office and at our Brookfield Auction location monthly. Parking is provided. No close handicap parking is available downtown. For more information call volunteer services at 414 2970-8009 or email your request to behlingp@matc.edu

Day Date Description
Tuesday October 14 Installments, Sustainers, Thank You Cards
Wednesday October 15 Installments, Sustainers, Thank You Cards
Thursday October 23 AUCTION MAILING - Auction Facility - If needed

Mittens and More Volunteers

The Mitten and More Community Drive is MPTV's involvement with area agencies, that provide mittens, hats and more for children and adults in need.

Volunteers are welcome to participate in assisting with the sorting and packing of these donations during the week of October 29 - November 1. Volunteers will be coming to MPTV on the downtown MATC Campus. Parking is provided along with snacks and beverages. Please feel free to bring a sack lunch.

Students and Retirees are welcome. Confirmations will be sent along with parking instructions in Mid October. For more information call 414-297-8009.

Day Date Description
Wednesday October 29 Shift times:
9:00 - 11:30 am
or
1:00 - 4:30 pm
Thursday October 30 Shift times:
9:00 - 11:30 am
or
1:00 - 4:30 pm