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Join our team of Volunteers!

Are you interested in helping our staff make a difference for our wildlife patients and neighbors? If so, consider becoming a volunteer at the Wildlife in Need Center! Volunteering here and working with our patients is hard work but it’s wonderfully rewarding. The opportunity to help care for a wild animal, giving it a second chance at life, is something you’ll remember forever. Volunteer in animal care and participate in the rehabilitation and day-to-day care of our wild patients. Volunteer in the office and wildlife helpline Volunteer in our education department caring for our ambassadors and more Volunteer in maintenance and grounds We are holding our next volunteer orientation on Sunday, October 15th at 1:00 pm at the Wildlife In Need Center. Please call 262-965-3090 and leave a message with your name and phone number to RSVP. You can find more details on these opportunities by visiting our website here! After registering, please bring this form with you to the... read more

2023 Hallo-WINC Event

Join the Wildlife In Need Center for HALLO-WINC Saturday, October 21th from 2pm-4pm Wildlife In Need Center, Oconomowoc Join us for Hallo-WINC, a scare-free family fun Halloween event on Saturday, October 21st  from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the Wildlife In Need Center. Take a walk through the Hallo-WINC woods and meet some of our educational animal ambassadors up-close and learn fun facts about Wisconsin wildlife. Enjoy a scavenger hunt, kid’s games, and face painting.  Shop our gift shop with unique wildlife themed items! Kids of all ages are encouraged to wear their costumes and take photos with our Halloween decor. Recommended Donation is $2 per person!  All of the funds raised at this event go to support the Wildlife In Need Center and our... read more

Upcoming Events

Holiday Meet and Greet: Saturday December 2nd, 2023 from 10am-12:00pm

11th Annual Fine Wine & Dine: Friday, October 13th, 2023 from 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm at The Club at Lac Labelle, Oconomowoc, WI

Volunteer Orientation:  January 14th, 1pm-2:30pm.

Pancake Breakfast: Sunday March 10th, 2024 from 8am-1pm at Dousman Ottawa Lions Club.

30th Annual Spring Banquet: Friday, April 19th, 2024 from 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm at The Legend of Brandybrook


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