*Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the Milwaukee LGBT Community Center. Our volunteers help to make all the programs and services offered by the Center possible. From supporting the Youth Program as an adult mentor to staffing the front desk to assisting with fundraising efforts, volunteers work closely with Center staff and have been a key element in the successful development of the Center.

If you are completing hours for school or a community project please contact Marissa directly at 414-292-3070 or by email at mburns@mkelgbt.org.


If you’re interested in volunteering solely for the Center at PrideFest please contact Marissa Burns at 414-292-3070 / mburns@mkelgbt.org. You will be sent more information about orientation dates (Pridefest specific, and required) and the event itself! To volunteer at the Center on a regular basis please click the button below to fill out your contact information. 

Current Opportunities

Anti-Violence & Counseling Volunteers
General Program Manager support

Marketing & Communications Assistant 
Assists with promoting Center events and activities.

Front Desk Representatives 
For Center programs to function smoothly, front desk volunteers sit at the reception desk in the lobby of the Center to ensure that all visitors find the appropriate programs, meeting rooms and staff. Responsibilities for front desk volunteers include answering phones, directing people to meetings, monitoring of the Cyber Center, and, when necessary, closing the Center in the evenings after programs conclude.

Data Entry & Administrative Tasks Assistant
Assist with administrative tasks within the organization

Adult Allies to Youth • Youth Program • Project Q  
This program works directly with youth to provide individual assistance and guidance and ensures the Project Q drop in hours runs smoothly. Must be at least 25 years old to volunteer for this program.

Youth Program
General Program Coordinator support

Maintenance Volunteers 
Assist with cleaning, small repairs, and handy tasks.

Older Adults Program Volunteers • SAGE Milwaukee
This program offers special opportunities for LGBT persons, 50 and better. Volunteers would assist staff with programming, outings, outreach, advocacy, and education.

IT Volunteers
Assist with routine IT needs.

Marketing & Communications Volunteer
Assist with marketing/branding for the organization

Special Events Committee Volunteers
This program seeks creative and hard working people to help with several events each year. Volunteers are requested to help with set up, making name badges, showing guests where to gather and help clean up after each event. Generally, there are two pre-event meetings about 1-2 hours in length to plan for each event.

Events Volunteer
Assist with various events


*All Volunteers Must be 18 or older.

If you are interested in learning more about any of these opportunities, please contact us.

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