The Aviation Heritage Center requires volunteers to help with a variety of activities and administrative needs.

If you'd like to apply for a volunteer position, please call Executive Director Jon Helminiak at 262-893-5500 or send him an email at takeflight@achw.org. If we have a match for your skill set, we'll have you complete a volunteer application and invite you to discuss how you can become a part of our aviation team.

Opportunities include:
  •  Educators needed to help create aviation programs for youth and adults
  •  Tour guides
  •  Building “sitters” to answer telephones and greet visitors
  •  Concession sales during events including food and gift shop items
  •  Help with events - planning, greeting, set up, clean up
  •  Carpentry skills and licensed electricians
  •  Construction skills - including building and concrete work

Jay Bacon Memorial Volunteer of the Year Award

Awarded annually to the volunteer who demonstrates exceptional dedication to the Aviation Heritage Center of Wisconsin

2015 — Al Fairchild
2014 — Ken King
2013 — Andrew Strong
2012 — Marvin Hahn
2011 — Dorothy Kohlhagen and Cathy Valenstein
2010 — Dave Rudd and Don Stephenson
2009 — Stu Froehlich

Our volunteers

Our volunteers