you have a special talent or interest you'd like to share? Consider
facilitating an after-school club with Community Partners with Youth (CPY).
These youth are looking for activities such as arts, dance, music and cooking.
This can be a one-time or an on-going volunteer opportunity.
Preschool Classroom Aide
Volunteer with children, age 3-5, at our Children's English School in Northeast Minneapolis. This opportunity is facilitated by the Minnesota Literacy Council and is available Monday - Thursday mornings.
Volunteer Opportunities Outdoors:
to capture and band songbirds during spring and fall migration and occasionally
during the summer months. Bird Banding assistants maintain and set mist nets,
remove birds from the nets, and measure and record data on each bird before it
If you love to garden, consider adopting one of the Aeon affordable housing properties. They're looking for individuals and small groups who will come by a property weekly to weed, water and tend to flowers. Aeon will provide the plants, all you need to give is about two hours a week whichever day you're available.
Volunteer Opportunities Tutoring/Mentoring Adults:
Transitional Mentor Training
Volunteer with the Greater Minneapolis Council of Churches Community Justice program and make a difference in the life of a Hennepin County resident in the workhouse or an ex-offender. Help ex-offenders successfully transition back into society, so they do not re-offend.
ABE/GED Tutor Classroom Aide
Volunteer with Metro North Adult Basic Education for a minimum of 2 hours a week assisting teachers at several locations around the metro. Work under supervising instructors with low to advanced Adult Basic Education (ABE) students.
Other Volunteer Opportunities:
Would you like to share your expertise and tips of the trade to job seekers trying to make an impression on employers? Resource, Inc. is looking for Mock Interviewers who will play the roles of the employer.
Bakken Museum is seeking squad members who will inspire visitors to connect
with their inner scientist by facilitating hands-on demonstrations and
activities in the galleries. No science background is necessary, just a
willingness to learn new things. Volunteers are needed Saturdays.
Event Corps for HandsOn Twin Cities
part of HandsOn Twin Cities Day! Event Corps Project Leaders are needed on
Friday April 23rd, 2010. Be a part of a special group of trained volunteers to
lead in a variety of projects for HandsOn Twin Cities Day.
Administrative Assistant Intern
Provide administrative support to the Executive Assistant of WomenVenture. The position requires a time commitment of 5-8 hours per week for a period of at least three months.