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Category: Featured Volunteers

Volunteer Profile–Erika Pospichal

Logic puzzles, federal tax laws, and analyzing financial trends. Working with people, boxing classes, and live music events. Perhaps these groups of activities usually don’t mix. However, Angel’s Wish is lucky to have a stand-out treasurer who finds fun and interest in both groups of activities. Erika Pospichal (pronounced “Pahs-pickle”, though “my family is very […]

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Volunteer Profile – Alyssa Pon-Franklin

Welcome back to the Angel’s Wish monthly volunteer profile. Starting with our Board of Directors, each month, we aim to feature one of the wonderful people who makes Angel’s Wish successful. Last month, we learned more about Holly Tang, volunteer, foster, Board member, and CVT. This month, we turn our attention to Alyssa Pon-Franklin, volunteer, […]

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Celebrate National Vet Tech Week With Angel’s Wish Volunteer Holly Tang!

                    Happy National Vet Tech Week! (Don’t worry, we didn’t get you a present either.) Pet owners know that there are a number of people who care for their furry family members when they’re sick or hurt. However, just like at a human medical clinic, there […]

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Featured Volunteer: Kate Schultz

Angel’s Wish is so lucky to have people like Kate Schultz volunteering for us! We benefit from her many skills, creativity, and energy. She began volunteering behind the scenes by doing donations processing. Recently she and her husband took on taking care of kitties at our satellite adoption location at Pet Supplies Plus in Fitchburg. […]

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Featured Volunteer: Joann Hayes

“We are Siamese if you please. We are Siamese if you don’t please. We are from the residence of Siam. There is no finer cat than I am.” The singing cats from Lady And The Tramp convinced me to become a cat person. Lithe, blue-eyed and naughty – all very attractive to me as an […]

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Featured Volunteer: Lindsey C.

What is your professional background? I worked in retail management for almost 15 years. I always loved the hectic and busy schedule, but not long after the birth of my second child I decided it was time to find something that better fit the needs of our family. I missed having dinner with my family […]

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Featured Volunteer: Sam Peterson

Sam Peterson of Boy Scout Troop 6224 contacted Angel’s Wish about working with us on his Eagle Scout project. We put our heads together, and decided building scratching posts would make a great project. Sam did lots of planning and estimated all of the supplies needed. Brunsell Lumber gave a generous discount on the supplies for […]

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Featured Volunteer: Sarah F.

“My name is Sarah and I have been a volunteer at Angel’s Wish for 10 years. I started as a youth volunteer when I was 10 years old. I first learned about Angel’s Wish when I went there with my girl scout troop when I was about 8 years old. Right away, I knew that […]

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Featured Volunteer: Amie P.

Please share a bit of information about your background. I was raised on a small dairy farm in Door County and moved to Madison to attend college. I earned a Masters degree in Counseling and work as a Middle School Counselor at Badger Ridge and CKCS in Verona. I have always been a care-giver and […]

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Featured Volunteers: Karen Cunningham and Chris Bunck

Karen Cunningham   What is your professional background? I worked for the U.S. Department of the Interior for 30+ years as an information technology specialist  (computer person), mostly here in Madison at the National Wildlife Health Center.  I actually trained as a wildlife biologist, but started using computers to manage data … and slid sideways into […]

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