Best Buddies Citizens pairs adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) in one-to-one friendships with adults in the community.
Through Best Buddies, you will be involved in events and initiatives, but more importantly, you will help individuals with IDD become part of mainstream society by creating a diverse and inclusive community for all.
Best Buddies is a flexible, fun, and inspiring opportunity that is perfect for anybody. We are asking YOU to become a part of this impactful program by being a friend to someone in our community. As a Peer Buddy, you commit to:
One year of friendship
Talk to your buddy once per week (i.e. phone, e-mail,
Spend time with your buddy once per month (i.e. dinner,
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About Best Buddies Wisconsin
10425 W. North Ave, #340, Wauwatosa, WI 53226, US
To establish a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).
Best Buddies is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD
Advocacy & Human Rights
People with Disabilities
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
July 17, 2020
Verbal / Written Communication
Must be at least 18
One year of friendship (active communication and willingness to complete activities virtually or in person) with Buddy. Talk to buddy via text, email, etc at least once per week. Spend time with buddy at least once a month- can be done virtually.