Annual Plant Sale Fundraiser

Wildlife In Need Center’s Annual Plant Sale Fundraiser will help you get a jump on the planting season! Brighten up your yard, Attract birds and wildlife, SUPPORT the patients at the Wildlife In Need Center! You can do all three by participating in our Annual Plant Sale fundraiser! Choose from Marigolds, Impatiens, Petunias, and Coleus. Each flat, 48 plants total, is just $22! Imagine having a yard full of flowers and plants that will not only make your garden more appealing to your human neighbors, but to your wild neighbors as well! All of these plants will arrive ready to plant for continuous blooms throughout the season! You can order using the link below: https://wildlifeinneed.networkforgood.com/events/28048-annuals-plant-sale-fundraiser ACT NOW–The deadline for orders is Monday, April 12th! Flats will arrive in mid-May, date to be determined based on the growing season. We will contact you as soon as we have received the flats. We cannot order specific colors, we will receive a variety. The sooner you can pick them up, the better your color choices will be. Pick up will be at: The Wildlife in Need Center W349 S1480 S. Waterville Road Oconomowoc, WI...

Whooo Loves Wildlife

Thank you for your interest in our “Whooo Loves Wildlife” event. Unfortunately the event has been cancelled due to a temporary staffing shortage at the Wildlife In Need Center. We will post updates on our Facebook page when we are able to host more...

Whooo Loves Wildlife-Saturday, February 13th, 2021

Saturday, February 13th for our first Facebook Virtual Whoo Loves Wildlife Meet & Greet Event! Join Erin Toohey, Education Coordinator for the Wildlife In Need Center, for this family fun online virtual meet & greet event, giving everyone the opportunity to learn more about native Wisconsin wildlife and see our live Educational Ambassadors up-close and personal, learn their stories and fun facts about native Wisconsin species. During the event, you will be able to meet almost all the education ambassadors such Marcy, the Virginia Opossum, Chase, the Striped Skunk, Raenah, the Red-tailed Hawk and more. Event Schedule: 10:00 am Facebook LIVE with Erin Toohey, Education Coordinator 11:00 am Meet Evie, the Eastern Fox Snake 12:00 pm Meet Chase, the Striped Skunk 1:00 pm Join us for a fun kids Valentine’s craft project 2:00 pm Meet Antoinette, the Western Painted Turtle 3:00 pm Meet Marcy, the Virginia Opossum 4:00 pm Facebook LIVE Meet Raenah, the Red-tailed Hawk *Animal welfare is our top priority, this schedule is subject to change if our ambassadors are not 100% and able to work this day. PLUS, Share your Love for Wildlife… We are inviting all kids and kids at heart to send our Educational Animal Ambassadors Valentine’s cards and artwork. We will display your Valentine’s cards in the center and feature them during the LIVE segment with Erin at 10:00 am. Hurry, the deadline date for Valentine’s is Wednesday, February 10th. Fun Kids Craft Project Your kids and grandkids will enjoy creating these adorable Valentine’s Mice. Be sure to tune in at 1:00 pm to join Erin for some creative fun! Project Materials: Empty...

Hallo-WINC Virtual Family Trivia Event!

Join us Saturday, October 24th at 3:00 pm for a SPOOKTACULAR afternoon of Wisconsin wildlife trivia, cameo appearances from some of our educational animal ambassadors and a chance to win our participatory raffle at the end!  The cost is just $10 per household, which will go directly toward funding our non-profit center. Family appropriate costumes are welcome! Wildlife in Need Center (WINC) is a non-profit wildlife hospital and education center that provides free medical care and treatment for orphaned, sick and injured native Wisconsin wildlife.  To learn more about all of our virtual education programs: http://www.helpingwildlife.org/educate/wildlife-education/ To Register:  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSewwC89RRr0gah2ZNH1WgZMqeRy6V-xtn221pouUw3isclVxg/viewform?usp=sf_link Feel free to email education@helpingwildlife.org with any questions you may...

NEW! Wildlife In Need Center Apparel

The Wildlife In Need Center is excited to unveil this limited edition collection of WINC apparel! Show your love & support for the Wildlife In Need Center, Wisconsin wildlife and wildlife education by purchasing a tee shirt or sweatshirt from our limited edition collection. All proceeds will go directly for the care and rehabilitation of the hundreds of orphaned, sick and injured native Wisconsin wildlife patients in our care each year and to support wildlife education in our local communities! Available starting Friday, September 25th through Sunday, October 11th! Go to https://www.bonfire.com/store/wildlife-in-need-center-store/ to order yours today! More colors available...

Fine Wine & Dine on Saturday, October 17th, 2020: A Virtual Experience

Join Us for an Evening to Benefit Saving Wild Lives! Saturday October 17th , 2020 during the day! The main event will be from 5:00 pm- 7:00 pm held on our Facebook Page! Saturday October 17th , 2020 during the day! The main event will be from 5:00 pm- 7:00 pm held on our Facebook Page! 5:00pm Opening Welcome by our presenting sponsor, John Marmet of von Briesen & Roper, s.c. 5:05pm Welcome from Kim Banach, WINC Executive Director and Tracy Johnson, WINC Volunteer 5:15pm Erin Toohey, Education Coordinator and Otis, the Peregrine Falcon 5:25pm Kori Cotteleer, Animal Care staff with a dual patient fishing hook stories and their release 5:35pm Surprise Announcement 5:40pm Mitch Ruiz, Animal Care staff talks about Chimney Swifts and release 5:55pm Special Guest 6:00pm Kim Banach takes you on a behind-the-scenes tour of the hospital 6:15pm Lisa Rowe, WINC Operations Director shares some patient fun facts 6:25pm Alexa Cushman, Animal Care Staff featuring an infant hummingbird and release 6:40pm Erin Toohey shares virtual education programming 6:45pm Patient Care and release videos 6:50pm Surprise announcement 6:55pm Closing remarks from Kim and Lou Banach 7:00pm Special surprise message for our guests  Stay tuned for details about the Online Silent Auction which will have incredible items to bid on at a future date! Stayed tuned to your email, our website and our Facebook page www.facebook.com/wildlifeinneedcenter for updates!   Thank you to our Dakota Level Presenting Sponsor:   Ticket Options: Fine Wine & Dine Gala Sponsor Box $500 Benefits Include:  Fine Wine & Dine Gala Box includes a special commerative WINC bottle of wine and other fun surprises for you and wildlife One entry into Event Drawing for a chance to...