Moraine Park hosts community involvement fair in Beaver Dam

by jbrezinsky7. February 2013 10:50

     It’s a one-stop shop for anyone interested in finding out ways to get more involved with communities in Dodge County. Moraine Park Technical College is hosting a Community Connections Fair on Thursday, Feb. 14 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. on the College’s Beaver Dam campus. Students, staff, and community members are encouraged to attend and learn about volunteer opportunities.       
     According to Amy Patterson, communications instructor at Moraine Park, the Community Connections fair is focused on connecting anyone interested in getting involved with volunteer work with the many different nonprofit organizations in the Dodge County area. Those who attend will have a chance to meet with and talk to representatives from:  YMCA of Dodge County, Dodge County Humane Society, Beaver Dam Community Hospital, Hillside Manor Nursing Home, Bethesda Lutheran Group Homes and Thrift Shop, Badgerland Animal Reading and Comfort Companions (BARCC), Green Valley Enterprises, The American Red Cross, Marsh Haven Nature Center, and People Against a Violent Environment (PAVE).
     For more information on the Community Connections Fair, check out the “Events” section on