Volunteer Opportunities

Wisconsin Public Television is supported by a wonderful community of more than 1,900 volunteers who donate approximately 15,000 hours to the station on an annual basis. 

Upcoming Events

May Membership Drive

May 02 - May 04, 2015

A membership drive is an important fundraising mechanism for Wisconsin Public Television. During select times over the course of the year, WPT airs special programming designed to raise funds for the station. Viewers can call in to make a contribution and our enthusiastic WPT volunteers are waiting to collect their information using a basic computer software program.

Pre-Auction - Set Assembly

May 16 - May 16, 2015

The WPT Auction is our biggest volunteer event of the year!  Come and help us as we transform our studios into our Auction set.  You’ll spend the day hammering and constructing our set under the guidance of WPT staff. 

Pre-Auction - Set Detailing

May 23 - May 23, 2015

Help WPT put the finishing touches on our Auction set! Join us for the day to help us make the Auction set TV ready!

Pre-Auction - Promotion at Farmers' Market

May 23 - May 23, 2015

Become an Auction Ambassador by helping WPT spread the word about Auction!  Share your WPT enthusiasm with others, while handing out promotional materials for Auction!


May 27 - Jun 03, 2015

Lights, Camera, Auction!

WPT Auction is our biggest volunteer event of the year. With the help of more than 800 enthusiastic volunteers, WPT will auction off more than 4,000 items on live television. Whether you enjoy the excitement and energy of being on camera or prefer to help out behind the scenes, we have the perfect job waiting for you!