A Duck Race
The Great Neighbors' Mississippi River Duck Race is Neighbors' annual volunteer fundraiser event in South St Paul on September 18. The event features the duck race, carnival games, blow-up moon jumps, great food, entertainment, a duck store, a raffle and more. Responsible and detail oriented volunteers are needed, must be 18 or older.
Help slay maniacal weeds overtaking newly planted trees. Tree Trust has opportunities in various Twin Cities locations from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM on Wednesdays during the spring and summer. Every week, Tree Trust staff will provide a brief training at the beginning of the event and be present to answer your questions throughout the evening.
Volunteer Opportunities With Youth:
Buddies is a youth mentoring and academic support program that provides one on
one mentoring and academic assistance to school age residents of CommonBond
Communities of St Paul. Make an impact by helping with their schoolwork -
and being a good role model. Available at communities throughout the
Metro area and Greater Minnesota.
Summer Breakfast Buddy
Be the first friendly face the children see in the morning by welcoming them and serving breakfast one day (or more) a week between 8:15am - 9:45am at Kaleidoscope Place in Minneapolis.
One to One Volunteer Opportunities:
Clare Buddies are paired one-on-one with a resident of Clare Housing in Minneapolis to provide friendship, companionship and time to explore the Twin Cities. Time commitments vary, schedules determined by you and your buddy. Requires commitment of at least one visit/month. Training is required and provided, as well as a valid license and insurance.
One on One Mentor
If you enjoy movies, bowling, cars/motorcycles shows, or enjoys sports, or just eating out, or going to the mall. Help Restart Inc clients redefine new skills and socialize with others in the community and gain leadership skills, patience, ability to problem solve. Openings in Minneapolis, Robbinsdale, and Brooklyn Park based on clients needs.
Other Volunteer Opportunities:
Walking Volunteers Needed!
Join Vision Loss Resources Walking Groups on Monday for some 'Mall-Walking' at the Southdale Mall in Edina on Mondays from 9:00 to 11:30am. This is a great chance to meet new people while getting some exercise and giving back to the community with a flexible schedule.
Small Engine Repair Man
needed to assist Hennepin County Corrections Sentence to Service program
maintain and repair a fleet of lawn mowing and trimming equipment in
a hand and help put together 95 meals on wheels lunches for delivery.
This would include heating meals and bagging cold items. Assistance
needed Monday through Thursday from 9:00-10:30am. The position is at the
West 7th Community Center in St Paul and does not include delivering meals.
School Is Out; Family Time Is In!
Spend quality time as a family by volunteering to deliver Meals on Wheels. Meals on Wheels needs help Monday through Friday at lunchtime to deliver hot, nutritious meals to senior citizens and individuals with disabilities. Volunteer once a week, once a month, or on a schedule that works for you. There are 40 locations in the Twin Cities.