Wisconsin Vietnam Veterans Memorial Project, Inc.

Our Country's Premier Manned Veterans Park

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New Calendars will be up after the Porch Greeters Luncheon in March 2017

Thank you to all the Porch Greeters

for meeting our visitors in 2016! 

 

We hope you will all come back in 2017!!

 

 

Volunteer Opportunities at The Highground!

 

Contact us to be a part of these Events – 715-743-4224, highgrnd@tds.net

 

There are SO MANY ways that YOU can be a part of The Highground –

Volunteer; Participate in the Events; Buy & Help Sell Raffle tickets; Put up Event Posters in Your Town; Become a Porch Greeter to help others experience The Highground; Donate Funds; Become a Tour Guide; and more! Let us know how YOU will Help!

 

 

NOVEMBER 2016

Friday, November 11- Volunteers needed to help with the Veterans Day Ceremony & Veterans Raffle.

Help with car parking, greeting visitors, ceremony set up & take down. Volunteers needed to read the names of WI KIA/MIAs. Help needed from Noon – 4pm.

 

 

 

Volunteer Opportunities at The Highground in 2017!


Contact us to be a part of these Events – 715-743-4224, highgrnd@tds.net


JANUARY


Sunday, January 29 – Participate or volunteer at The Highground Winter Bowl at Rose Bowl Lanes in Marshfield – set up at 10:30am / Bowl from Noon – 2:30pm


MARCH


TBA in March – Sign Up to be a Porch Greeter at the Porch Greeter Lunch!
(Porch Greeters greet Highground visitors April – October.
Each greeter picks one or more days a month from 10am – 3pm)


Saturday, March 25 –Volunteer at The “Half is Good Enough for Me” Half-Marathon & 5K
Help with Registrations, set up – take down & along the race course 6:30am - Noon


APRIL


Saturday, April 22 – Park cars, greet visitors & help during the ceremony at the Legacy Stone Placement
– 11am –3pm


Wed. April 26 – Sat. April 26 – Help with Highground projects during Spring Work Week. Join the team of
volunteers that keep The Highground a beautiful and healing place to visit for thousands of visitors each year. Enjoy the camaraderie, make new friends and be served a delicious lunch each day provided by area restaurants, businesses & The Highground’s famous “Sweet Ladies”.


MAY


Saturday, May 13 -Help park cars, greet visitors and more for the Helicopter & Military Vehicle Expo and
Two Legacy Stone Placement ceremonies – 8am – 3pm


Monday, May 29 – Volunteers needed to help with the Memorial Day Honor Ride Motorcycle Rally &
Highground Memorial Day Ceremony. Many areas to help including: registration, lunch preparation, car parking, greeting visitors, ceremony set up & take down. Volunteers needed to read the names of WI KIA/MIAs. Something to do from 7am – 3pm!


JUNE


Saturday, June 3 – Volunteers are Honored at the Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon! – Noon


Saturday, June 10 - Park cars, greet visitors & help during the ceremonies at the Korean Stone & Legacy Stone
Placements – 8am – 3pm


Saturday, June 24 – Park cars, greet & shuttle visitors and more during Freedom Celebration Day & Fireworks.
Volunteers needed from 9am – after the Fireworks clean up approximately 11pm!


JULY


Tuesday, July 4
– Park cars, greet visitors, set up & take down for the Independence Day Program.
9am – 11am


Friday. July 7-Sun. July 9
– Help with The Highground Veteran’s Retreat


Saturday, July 8 - Help park cars, greet visitors & volunteer during the ceremony at the Persian Gulf Honor
Stone & Legacy Stone Placements. 8am – 2pm


AUGUST


Saturday, August 5 - Help park cars, greet visitors & volunteer during the ceremony at the Legacy Stone
Placement – 8am – 11:30am


Sunday, August 6 – Welcome Home the bicycle riders of the 33rd Annual Highground Bike Tour! – Noon
Volunteers are also needed to help at gathering site, bicyclist lunch, setting up & take down of ceremony.
Help needed from 9am – 2pm


Friday, August 18 - Help park cars, greet visitors at the opening ceremony for The Ride to Remember
Motorcycle Rally– 4:30pm – 6pm


Saturday, August 19 - Volunteers needed to help with the Ride to Remember Motorcycle Rally & Ceremony
Many areas to help including: registration, lunch preparation, car parking, greeting visitors, ceremony set up
& take down and more. Volunteers needed from approximately 9am – 4pm


SEPTEMBER


Saturday, September 9 - Help park cars, greet visitors & volunteer during the ceremony at the Legacy Stone &
Meditation Stone Placements – 8am – 3pm


Tues. Sept. 26 & Wed. Sept 27
– Volunteers needed to lead student groups to the many presentations & feed
volunteers lunch during Diversity Days! – Both days – 8:30am – 3pm


OCTOBER


Tues. Oct. 3 & Wed. Oct. 4 – Give area 5th Grade students a tour of The Highground during 5th Grade Days.
Contact us earlier to learn the tour! The days run 8:30am – 3pm


Saturday, October 7 - Volunteers needed to help with the Fall Fest Car & Motorcycle Show, Chili Cook-Off &
Bake Sale / Legacy Stone Placements. Many areas to help including: Car & Motorcycle Show registration, Chili Cook-Off & Bake Sale set up & take down. car parking, greeting visitors, ceremony set up & take down and more. Volunteers needed from approximately 7am – 4pm. Enter Your Chili and/or Vehicle!


Wed. Oct. 18 & Thurs. Oct 19 – Join us as we tackle projects to get The Highground ready for Winter inside and
out during the Fall Clean-Up Days! Delicious lunch provided by Highground staff & “Sweet Ladies”!


NOVEMBER


Saturday, November 11- Volunteers needed to help with the Veterans Day Ceremony & Veterans Raffle.
Help with car parking, greeting visitors, ceremony set up & take down. Volunteers needed to read the names of WI KIA/MIAs. Help needed from Noon – 4pm

 
   
 

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