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Volunteering Opportunities

Summer Academy Looking for Teaching Assistants

Apr 4, 2014

Students - are you:

Responsible, Motivated, Patient, Hard-working & Interested in working with students?  Here is your chance to work with creative teachers and excited students (grades 1-8) as they study fascinating topics like architecture, arts, improv, science, technology and robotics.


Summer Academy is looking for a few excellent students to serve as Teaching Assistants this June 16-July 2.  8AM to 12PM Each Day, Monday through Friday.


Teen Advisory Board Starting at Columbia Heights Public Library

Mar 6, 2014

Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a group of teens who participate in and influence the functioning of the library, especially for teen programming and library materials. TAB is a forum to have your opinions and suggestions heard. It is also an opportunity for additional volunteer hours.

TAB membership is open to anyone in grades 6-12. Homeschooled students are welcome. Members must be willing to commit to attending meetings, a minimum of 1 hour per month for one year. During the meetings...

Help feed the hungry

Nov 6, 2012

When: Thursday, Nov. 22.

Where: Two locations near the Midway area of St. Paul and one location by 35E and Maryland Avenue in St. Paul.

Opportunities: Lutheran Social Services, Metro Homeless Youth Programs is trying to provide a special Thanksgiving dinner for runaway and homeless youth. The mission is to create a dinner for eight in your own kitchen and then bring it to one of the drop-off locations. It...

Donation Sorting at Arc’s Value Village in Brooklyn Center

Oct 1, 2012

When: It’s flexible. They’ll work with your schedule. Shifts are between 9 a.m. and 8 p.m.

Where: 6330 Brooklyn Blvd, Brooklyn Center.

Opportunities: Make a difference at Arc's Value Village in Brooklyn Center by helping to process the high volume of donations received at the store. Your efforts will support people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families. Volunteers will unpack, sort, tag and sticker...


Aug 19, 2012

When: Saturday, Sep. 15, from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. 

Where: 6325 Sandburg Road, Suite 1700, Golden Valley, MN 55427.

Requirements: Must be at least 8 years old. 

Opportunities: Help Second Harvest Heartland reach its goal of 5,000 volunteer hours during Hunger Action Month. Roll up your sleeves and fight hunger while having fun with friends, family and coworking on Saturday, Sept....

Brighter Future 10K 5K Run/Walk for PRISM

Aug 6, 2012

When: Saturday, Sept., 5:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where: 730 Florida Ave S, Golden Valley.

Requirements: Volunteers must be at least 14 years of age and go through an orientation or training. 

Opportunities: PRISM is in need of volunteers for the Brighter Future 10K Run/Walk. You can show up and be a runner or walker, or you can help set up early in the morning.