Thank you for your interest in The Neighbors' Place!
See below for details on the ways you can get involved including financial or in-kind donations as well volunteer opportunities!
Please consider making a financial donation to help support The Neighbors' Place programs. Your donation, no matter what size, is greatly appreciated and will go a long way to helping those in need in our community. All contributions to The Neighbors’ Place are tax-deductible.
Donate by Credit Card:
My Neighbors' Keeper
Donate by Check:
Checks can be made out to The Neighbors' Place and mailed to us at:
745 Scott St.
Wausau, WI 54403
Have you thought about remembering The Neighbors' Place in your will?
You can include a simple statement in you will such as: "I give ______(specific amount or property, percentage, or residue) to The Neighbors' Place, Inc., a tax-exempt organization in Wausau, WI, for the purpose of supporting its programs for people in need."
Contact us at (715) 845-1966 for details. Or email Aidyn Laurynz at to request more information.
Tax-deductible gifts to The Neighbors' Place may be made in the form of cash, appreciated assets, property, securities, charitable trusts, life insurance, or estates. Your gift will help ensure The Neighbors' Place can continue to provide services to those in need.
Donations may also be designated to the following permanent funds established at the Community Foundation of North Central Wisconsin to support The Neighbors’ Place:
The Neighbors’ Place Fund:click here to donate
A permanent endowment fund designed to help people in poverty in Wausau and Marathon County by addressing basic human needs.
The Neighbors’ Place Community Garden Fund:click here to donate
Supports the operating needs of a Community Garden program in the Wausau, Marathon County area, as determined by The Neighbors' Place Board of Directors.
Contributing in Other Ways
More than 300 families visit our Food Bank every week. In order to serve them, we are in need of your donations of non-perishable food items.
You can bring food to The Neighbors' Place food bank or contribute to the many food drives in our community. We are in most need of canned or boxed foods, prepared meals, and kitchen staples like sugar and flour.
Please drop off items only during our open hours: weekdays from 9:00am-5:00pm. We will have people on-hand to help unload large donations. We are closed on weekends and holidays. Donations are tax-deductible; please ask us if you would like a receipt.
Contact The Neighbors' Place at (715) 845-1966 or e-mail our Food Bank Director, Fernando Soto, at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or for more information.
There are also many individuals & families in our community transitioning out of shelvers, poverty, homelessness, and other life challenges. They would greatly appreciate your donations of clean, useable household items such as clothing, furniture & appliances, tools, kitchen essentials, mattresses & bedding, linens, lamps, fans, cleaning supplies, and more.
People will be on-hand to help unload large donations. Ask us if you would like a receipt for your donation. Please drop off items only during our open hours: weekdays from 9:00am-5:00pm. We are closed on weekends and holidays. Donations are tax-deductible; please ask us if you would like a receipt. If you are unable to drop off your donation we would be happy to schedule a pick-up. *Note: there is a $25 fee for pick-ups.
Contact The Neighbors' Place at (715) 845-1966, or e-mail our Donations Director, Kathy Rubino, at to schedule a donation pick-up or for more information.
The Neighbors' Place is operated by a small staff who depend on the help of hundreds of passionate and dedicated volunteers every year. What do we need? Folks with a caring heart and some extra time on their hands.
Whether you are an individual, family, school group, or looking to fulfill community service hours, we have a variety of short- and long-term projects available including: tutoring, assisting clients in the computer lab, helping to run the food pantry, sorting & shelving donated food and household items, mailings, helping to greet & direct clients, special events, and more.
Contact The Neighbors' Place at (715) 845-1966, or e-mail our Director of Community Support, Aidyn Laurynz, at for more information. Click here for a TNP Revised Volunteer App.