LITERACY TUTORS


Help an adult learner improve their reading, writing, listening, and/or speaking skills.  Help someone finish their GED or apply for a better job. Meet at a convenient, public location like a library.  Service area includes St. Croix, Polk, and/or Pierce counties.  Typical tutoring sessions are one hour each week for 6 months up to one year.  Training & materials are provided.  COVID vaccinations required. Call Stephanie Stark, Adult Education Program Coordinator at 715-410-4735 or email sstark@wcap.org.


FOOD PANTRY VOLUNTEERS

  • Help community members in need by volunteering your time at the Food Pantry located in downtown Boyceville. Duties include stocking shelves, unloading trucks, and packing boxes for community meal programs. Call Melissa Larson, Food Access & Resources Coordinator at 715-977-1191 or email mlarson@wcap.org.

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  • Help unload semis and pack food boxes one day a month at 823 Main Street Boyceville WI.¬† This takes place on the second Monday and Tuesday of every month in the morning during two 2.5-hour shifts.¬†Please contact Nancy Johnson at 715-977-1167 or njohnson@wcap.org.

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  • Help drive our small van to deliver food to some of our partner agencies that serve senior citizens during the 2nd and 3rd week of the month.  Please contact Nancy Johnson at 715-977-1167 or njohnson@wcap.org.

DATA ENTRY VOLUNTEER

Help our local food pantry by volunteering your time in downtown Boyceville. Duties include entering food distribution data into our database. Training is provided. Flexible daytime hours. Call Melissa Larson, Food Access & Resources Coordinator at 715-977-1191 or email mlarson@wcap.org.


LOW-INCOME BOARD REP

West CAP’s Board of Directors includes one low-income representative for each of our seven counties – Barron, Chippewa, Dunn, Pepin, Pierce, and Polk. Elections for the low-income board positions are held every four years and the next term will begin May 2025. Meetings are once a month (except July & December) in Menomonie, WI. Currently we are conducting meetings in-person with the option to join virtually as needed. We reimburse your mileage, childcare, and pay a $150 monthly meeting stipend. We also provide a meal prior to the start of any in-person meeting. Based on 125% Federal Poverty Guidelines. If you are interested, please call Jessica Rudiger, Executive/Board Affairs Committee Liaison, at 715-280-3078, or email: jrudiger@wcap.org.

Household Size 125%  
1 $16,988  
2 $22,888  
3 $28,788  
4 $34,688  
Each Additional Person + $5,900