Home About Us News & Events Partner Agencies Books for Kids Volunteer Calendar
Agency Needs Content Agency Needs Filters

Needs

Needs List Images Needs List Details
inkind

In-Kind: YWCA Ready to Learn Curriculum Supplies

The YWCA Mankato is looking for supplies for Ready to Learn. These items will be utilized to create learning tools/toys for the children enrolled in the program. Recycle or reuse to eliminate the need to purchase items AND help the environment! For questions or to coordinate drop-off, please contact Kelli Damlo at 507-386-2182 or...

Agency: YWCA Mankato
Need Type: In-Kind
This Need is ongoing
Zip Code: 56001
respond to this need

Needs List Images Needs List Details
volunteer

Volunteer: Tapestry Childcare volunteers

Looking for ways to meet your neighbor and expose yourself to cultures other than your own? 

In November, MCC Mankato Area Refugee Services will be holding our seventh Tapestry Project, (seen here http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q6Z39D-sU3E). The Tapestry Project meets on...

Need Type: Volunteer
Need continues until: 10/24/2014
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
Zip Code: 56001
respond to this need respond to this needs group

Needs List Images Needs List Details
volunteer

Volunteer: Raking for Homeowners (Rake the Town)

Our annual Rake the Town event will be held on Saturday, November 8 and we are in need of volunteer groups.  VINE's mission is to help people remain living independently in their own homes for as long as it is safe.  One of the biggest ways we help with this is by doing household chores like raking.  If you'd like to...
Need Type: Volunteer
Need continues until: 11/09/2014
Zip Code: 56001
respond to this need respond to this needs group

Needs List Images Needs List Details
volunteer

Volunteer: Compassionate Companion Volunteers

Pathstone Living is seeking volunteers for a new program called Compassionate Companions.  Volunteers for this program will provide a reassuring presence at the bedside of a person who is in the final stages of life whereas this person may otherwise be alone.  Volunteers for this program may participate in the following...

Need Type: Volunteer
Need continues until: 01/30/2015
Agency Requirement: >21 years old
Zip Code: 56001
respond to this need

Needs List Images Needs List Details
volunteer

Volunteer: Front Desk Reception

Pathstone Living is seeking volunteers to assist in the reception area from 9:00 AM-1:00 PM on Mondays/Wednesdays.  Volunteers would assist visitors by greeting them, guiding/directing visitors and providing information as needed.  The volunteer would answer the phone and direct the calls to the person or area the call...
Need Type: Volunteer
Need continues until: 12/31/2014
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
Zip Code: 56001
respond to this need

Needs List Images Needs List Details
volunteer

Volunteer: Self-Advocates Minnesota Southwest Intern

Self-Advocates Minnesota Southwest (SAM SW) serves self-advocates in southwestern Minnesota and provides training and leadership development opportunities to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.  SAM SW promotes human and civil rights for people with disabilities.  An intern for SAM SW would assist the SAM SW...
Need Type: Volunteer
Need continues until: 01/30/2015
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
Zip Code: 56001
respond to this need

Needs List Images Needs List Details
inkind

In-Kind: Lawn Mowers

Don't put that lawn mower away for the winter; donate it to VINE!  We are in desperate need of donated lawn mowers.  Our chore program mows for about 30 frail elderly and disabled individuals and our current lawn mowers are getting worn out.  If you have a spare lawn mower in working order than you could give to us we would...
Need Type: In-Kind
This Need is ongoing
Zip Code: 56001
respond to this need respond to this needs group

Needs List Images Needs List Details
inkind

In-Kind: Durable Medical Equipment

Do you have some medical equipment around the house that you’re not using?  If so, please consider donating it to VINE.  We’ll check it out for safety and lend it to someone who needs it.  We currently have a need for rollator walkers, regular walkers, toilet risers, bath chairs, and adjustable canes in good...

Need Type: In-Kind
Need continues until: 04/01/2015
Zip Code: 56001
respond to this need respond to this needs group

Needs List Images Needs List Details
volunteer

Volunteer: Capstone Literacy Tutor

Capstone Literacy provides a fun, research-based approach to helping struggling readers. Students will have custom, interactive lessons that an individual tutor will assist with. Weekly tutoring sessions are 45 minutes in length over the course of ten weeks. The goal of Capstone is not only to increase literacy skills, but also to increase...

Need Type: Volunteer
Need continues until: 11/28/2014
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
Zip Code: 56001
respond to this need

Needs List Images Needs List Details
volunteer

Volunteer: Fall 2014 YWCA Girls on the Run Coach

Girls on the Run Girls on the Run is a 10-12 week after school program that uses the power of running to help prepare girls for a lifetime of self-respect and healthy living. It's a place where participants learn how to celebrate being girls by building self-esteem and improving emotional and physical health. Each session is led by...
Agency: YWCA Mankato
Need Type: Volunteer
Need continues until: 12/07/2014
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
Zip Code: 56001
respond to this need

Needs List Images Needs List Details
volunteer

Volunteer: Emergency Call Out Advocate

The Emergency Call Out Advocate provides crisis intervention, advocacy, resources and support to victims/survivors  of domestic and sexual violence across a 6 county area.

They provide crisis support in person and over the phone, in person at hospitals and law enforcement centers, collect and record client data, and hold in...

Agency: CADA, Inc.
Need Type: Volunteer
This Need is ongoing
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
respond to this need

Needs List Images Needs List Details
volunteer

Volunteer: STRIDE Assistant Coach

STRIDE is an interactive program that provides lessons on leadership, character development, healthy choices, goal-setting and cooperation, all within the framework of a fun fitness & running plan.  Participants (boys in 3rd-5th grades) will have lessons twice per week for 10 weeks, and complete the program by running in a 5K...
Need Type: Volunteer
Need continues until: 12/15/2014
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
respond to this need

Needs List Images Needs List Details
volunteer

Volunteer: Special Olympics Coaching

Looking for a great volunteer experience? As a Special Olympics Volunteer with LEEP you'll work closely with our Special Olympics Coordinator and LEEP Staff members to ensure our...

Need Type: Volunteer
This Need is ongoing
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
Zip Code: 56001
respond to this need

Needs List Images Needs List Details
volunteer

Volunteer: Leisure Service Intern-- LEEP

Leisure Service Internship

Spring 2014

The Leisure Service Intern will have the opportunity to work alongside the Program Coordinator for the planning and implementation of all LEEP Night Activities, Day-Programs, Classes, and Special Events. This is a Part-time internship (15-20 hours/week), and...

Need Type: Volunteer
Need continues until: 12/05/2014
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
Zip Code: 56001
respond to this need

Needs List Images Needs List Details
employment

Employment: AmeriCorps Construction Volunteer Facilitator

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES
•Lead crews of community volunteers and homeowners on construction and A Brush With Kindness (ABWK) sites
oCommunicate work assignments to volunteers and home buyers
oTeach appropriate use of materials and tools
oAnswer questions about work assignments and provide feedback
oProvide...

Need Type: Employment
Need continues until: 09/02/2015
Agency Requirement: >18 years old
Zip Code: 56001
respond to this need