Helping make other lives better gives our lives meaning. Sheboygan County has countless opportunities for you to find purpose and help to make the world a better place – here’s ten.

Sheboygan Senior Community

“When you volunteer at Sheboygan Senior Community, you gain personal satisfaction and growth. In addition to making a difference in the lives of residents and their families, volunteers develop creativity, meet new people, explore new careers and grow personally.”

Help by doing any number of things to make life better for the seniors and build relationships – learn more here.


“By providing equitable access to hands-on education and connections to local, sustainable food systems, Nourish empowers the community to make more wholesome food choices.”

Join Nourish on their mission to get better foods to kids and families, as well as educate people on healthy diet and living. Click here to learn more.

Alliance For the Great Lakes

“We involve tens of thousands of people each year in advocacy, volunteering, education, and research to ensure the lakes are healthy and safe for all.”

If you love Sheboygan County’s lakefronts, here’s a way you can give back. Join the alliance here.

Bookworm Gardens

“To inspire the love of books and nature in the young and young at heart.”

If you love gardens and flourishing minds and books and growth, Bookworm Gardens is for you. Kids can get involved, too! Click here to learn more about getting involved.

Freedom Cry

“Break the cycle of human trafficking in Sheboygan County through prevention and support resources.”

It’s a dark spot on humanity and in our county that we are fighting tooth and nail. Join the fight against human trafficking – help free the victims here.

Habitat For Humanity

“Habitat for Humanity Lakeside is dedicated to eliminating substandard housing locally and worldwide through constructing, rehabilitating and preserving homes; by advocating for fair and just housing policies; and by providing training and access to resources to help families improve their housing conditions.” Help make affordable houses and homes for families in Sheboygan County. Click here for opportunities.

Humane Society Sheboygan County

“Since 1964, the Humane Society of Sheboygan County has been dedicated to its mission: prevent cruelty to animals, relieve suffering among animals, and extend humane education. We are Sheboygan County’s only open admissions shelter.” Love on some animals and help them find their forever homes. Or, foster! Click here for more.

John Michael Kohler Arts Center

“Our MISSION is to generate a creative exchange between artists and the public.”

From festivals to arts to education, you can add color and deeper appreciation to lives in the county. Click here for more.

Meals On Wheels

“Enhance the quality of independent living through affordable, nutritious home-delivered meals and caring social interaction.”

Seniors often experience loneliness, and sharing a meal can mean the world to them. Join in sending love and good food – click here.

Sheboygan County Food Bank

“Lead Sheboygan County’s efforts to increase the food security of its residents by distributing healthy emergency food and fostering innovative partnerships.”

Especially in the wake of COVID-19, the food bank needs donations and help more than ever. Click here to help get food to the hungry in our county.


Where will you make a difference in Sheboygan County?