One-Time Volunteer Opportunities

October

 

Who: The Magic House.
What: Volunteers are needed to assist our staff with educational programs at elementary schools in the Hazelwood School District.  We bring the  Magic House to the children, and volunteers would assist with various hands-on activities with them.
When: Any of the following: October 18 from 10:30am-2:30pm or 9:15am-12:30pm; October 24 from 9am-12:45pm; October 25 from 9:45am-12:45pm or 9am-1:15pm; October 26 from  9:15am-12:30pm or 9am-1:30pm; October 27 from 11:30am-3:30pm
Where: Meet at The Magic House, and transportation will be provided to Hazelwood (Click here for directions)
Contact: Kayla Kromer at 314-288-2514 or kayla@magichouse.org

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Who: STL Village, providing support and services to older adults.
What: Volunteers are needed for our annual fundraiser, Village Aglow 3.0, which will include live music, food, and tours of the facility.  Help with greeting guests, assist with registration, set-up, and clean-up.  As their duties allow, volunteers are invited to participate in the tours, interact with members and enjoy the food and music.
When: Wednesday, October 18 from 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Where: Kaldi's Roastery, 3983 Gratiot (Click here for directions)   ***Less than 1 mile from campus***
Contact: Diana Gualdoni at 314-502-6876 or stlvillagevolunteer@gmail.com

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Who: St. Louis County Parks
What: Volunteers are needed for our Trail Crew Saturdays, assisting with trail building and maintenance at various St. Louis County parks.
When: Saturday, October 21 from 9am - 1pm.
Where: Greensfelder Park, Eureka (Click here for directions)
Contact: Sue Bell at 314-615-8822 or sbell@stlouisco.com  

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Who: Down Syndrome Association of St. Louis
What: Volunteers are needed for our annual Trivia Night fundraiser, helping serve food and drinks, assisting judges, working games and the auction, and various other duties.
When: Saturday, October 21 from 5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Where: CBC High School (Click here for directions)
Contact: Abby Brandon at 314-961-2504 or abby@dsagsl.org

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Who: Kids Enjoy Exercise Now (KEEN), an organization that promotes physical activities and sports among youth with developmental disabilities.
What: Volunteers are needed for our Recreational Swim Days, at a fun indoor pool with a water slide, tumble buckets, and whirl pool. No swim skills or prior experience working with kids with disabilities is required.
When: Sunday, October 22 from 5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Where: Center of Clayton, 50 Gay Ave. (Click here for directions) ***MetroLink Accessible***
Contact: Kristen Kremer, 314-496-9517 or kpeters@keenstlouis.org

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Who: Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care of Missouri
What: Volunteers are needed for a Continuing Education event/speaker, helping with set-up, registration, and more.
When: Monday, October 23 from Noon - 3 p.m.
Where: Maryland Heights Community Center, 11911 Dorsett Rd. (Click here for directions)
Contact: Yolanda Riley, 314-909-6200 or yriley@seasons.org

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Who: IFM Community Medicine, strengthening St. Louis one patient at a time.
What: Volunteers are needed for Community Health and Community Hops, a beer-tasting fundraiser.  Assist with registration, set-up, tear-down, etc.
When: Thursday, October 26 anytime 3 p.m. - 9 p.m. (event runs 6-8pm)
Where: 20 S. Sarah St. - next to the Scottish Arms (Click here for directions)  ***Within walking distance to campus***
Contact: Tami Timmer, tami.timmer@ifm-stl.org

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Who: Butterfly House and Missouri Botanical Garden.
What: Volunteers are needed for our Bug Ball, a Halloween-themed event for families filled with fun games, food, and educational activities.  Help with concessions, activity booths, and more.
When: Friday, October 27 and Saturday, October 28th; 4:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Where: 15193 Olive Blvd. (Click here for directions)
Contact: Curtis Parsons, 636-530-0076 or cparsons@mobot.org

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Who: Springboard to Learning, bringing the arts to youth in underserved areas.
What: Volunteers are needed for our Annual Fundraiser and Gala, helping with all aspects of the event.  Dinner provided.
When: Friday, October 27 anytime 5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Where: Bissingers, 1600 N. Broadway (Click here for directions)
Contact: Brenda Butler, 314-768-9669 or bbutler@springboardstl.org

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Who: St. Louis Chess Club
What: Volunteers are needed for our monthly chess tournaments for St. Louis Public School youth. No chess experience necessary - help with set-up, scoring, registration, and more.
When: Sunday, October 29 anytime 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Where: Center for Global Citizenship ***On Campus***
Contact: Kareem Talhouni, scholastics@saintlouischessclub.org    

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November

Who: Great Rivers Greenway
What: Volunteers are needed for Trojan Park Volunteer Days, a monthly cleanup and maintenance of Trojan Park.
When: Thursday, November 2 from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Where: 6150 Etzel Ave. (Click here for directions)
Contact: Tom Schweiss at tschweiss@grgstl.org

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Who: The National Children's Cancer Society.
What: Volunteers are needed for our annual Trivia Night Fundraiser, helping to seel raffle tickets, with judging/scoring, registration, and more.
When: Friday, November 3 from 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Where: Royale Orleans, 2801 Telegraph Rd. (Click here for directions)
Contact: Emily Hickner, 314-446-5226 or ehickner@thenccs.org

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Who: LifeBridge Partnership, assisting youth with developmental disabilities.
What: Volunteers are needed for Suson Park Day, a fun event for youth with developmental disabilities to enjoy park activities.
When: Saturday, November 4 from 10:30 a.m.  - 2:00 p.m.
Where: 6073 Wells Rd. (Click here for directions)
Contact: Jennifer Jones at 314-989-1188 or jenniferj@lifebridgestl.org

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Who: Juvenile Arthritis Foundation.
What: Volunteers are needed for our Cabin Fever Family Weekend, an overnight camp for children with juvenile arthritis and their families.  Help as a camp counselor, assisting with activities, games, arts and crafts, and more!  All meals and lodging provided.
When: Saturday, November 4 at 9:30 a.m. through Sunday, November 5 at 2:30 p.m.
Where: Camp Wyman, Eureka (Click here for directions)
Contact: Meaghan Anselm at 314-447-4882 or manselm@arthritis.org

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Who: St. Louis Track Club.
What: Volunteers are needed for the St. Louis Half-Marathon of Clayton, assisting with a variety of tasks for the race, including water stations, registration, course monitoring.
When: Sunday, November 5 anytime 7:00 a.m. - Noon
Where: Downtown Clayton, 50 Gay Ave. (Click here for directions)   ***MetroLink Accessible***
Contact: Maggie Siemer at maggie.siemer@stlouistrackclub.com

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Who: Kids Enjoy Exercise Now (KEEN), an organization that promotes physical activities and sports among youth with developmental disabilities.
What: Volunteers are needed for our Recreational Swim Days, at a fun indoor pool with a water slide, tumble buckets, and whirl pool. No swim skills or prior experience working with kids with disabilities is required.
When: Sunday, November 5 from 5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Where: Center of Clayton, 50 Gay Ave. (Click here for directions) ***MetroLink Accessible***
Contact: Kristen Kremer, 314-496-9517 or kpeters@keenstlouis.org

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Who: St. Patrick Center
What: Volunteers are needed for our Veteran's Day 5K, helping with setup, registration, course attending, water stations, and food/beverages.
When: Saturday, November 11 anytime 6:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: Soldiers Memorial, Downtown (Click here for directions)  ***MetroLink Accessible***
Contact: Samantha Decker, 314-802-0681 or sdecker@stpatrickcenter.org

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Who: Peter and Paul Community Services
What: Volunteers are needed for the Race For Home, our annual 5/10K race - help with water stations, as cheerleaders, food/drink distribution, etc.
When: Saturday, November 11 from 7:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Where: Tower Grove Park (Click here for directions)
Contact: Emily Wanner, 314-338-8189 or ewanner@ppcsinc.org

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Who: Christian Friends of New Americans
What: Volunteers are needed for our monthly health clinic for immigrants and refugees. Assist staff with basic medical screenings, registrations, etc. Training provided.
When: Saturday, November 11 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
Where: 4019 S. Grand Blvd. (Click here for directions)
Contact: Laura Brink, 314-249-6312 or lbring@cfna-stl.org. Must register no later than the Wednesday prior to clinic day.

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Who: HavenHouse St. Louis
What: Volunteers are needed for our Young Professional's Board Annual Trivia Night fundraiser.  Responsibilities include raffle ticket sales, food/beverage distribution (must be 21), registration, and event set-up/clean-up.
When: Saturday, November 11 from 5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Where: 12685 Olive Blvd. (Click here for directions)
Contact: Heather Libhart at 314-434-5858 or heather@havenhousestl.org

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Who: National Alliance for Mental Health - St. Louis
What: Volunteers are needed for our annual Celebrating Beautiful Minds Gala and Award Ceremony.  Cocktail attire required.
When: Saturday, November 18 from 5:30 p.m. - 9:40 p.m., withs setup from 9:00 a.m. - Noon (no dress code).
Where: Ritz Carlton, 100 Carondelet Plaza (Click here for directions)  ***MetroLink Accessible***
Contact: Sharon Lyons, 314-962-4670 or sharon@namistl.org

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Who: Foster and Adoptive Care Coalition - ReFresh Thrift Shop
What: Volunteers are needed for a thrift shop day of service - helping sort and tag donations, dress mannequins, etc.
When: Saturday, November 18 from 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Where: 1710 S. Brentwood Blvd. (Click here for directions)
Contact: Shelley Thomas-Benke at 314-367-8373 or shelleythomasbenke@foster-adopt.org

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Who: LifeBridge Partnership, assisting youth with developmental disabilities.
What: Volunteers are needed for our Festival of Lights day - bringing our youth downtown to enjoy the annual Festival of Lights in Union Station.
When: Saturday, November 18 from 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Where: Union Station (Click here for directions)  ***MetroLink Accessible***
Contact: Jennifer Jones at 314-989-1188 or jenniferj@lifebridgestl.org

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Who: March of Dimes
What: Volunteers are needed for our annual Nurse of the Year Awards Ceremony, honoring those nurses who cared for our children.  Various shifts available, but cocktail attire required.
When: Saturday, November 18 anytime 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Where: Hyatt Regency at the Arch (Click here for directions) ***MetroLink Accessible***
Contact: Haley Clark, 314-513-9966 or hclark@marchofdimes.org

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Who: St. Louis Chess Club
What: Volunteers are needed for our monthly chess tournaments for St. Louis Public School youth. No chess experience necessary - help with set-up, scoring, registration, and more.
When: Sunday, November 19 anytime 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Where: Center for Global Citizenship ***On Campus***
Contact: Kareem Talhouni, scholastics@saintlouischessclub.org

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Who: Kids Enjoy Exercise Now (KEEN), an organization that promotes physical activities and sports among youth with developmental disabilities.
What: Volunteers are needed for our Recreational Swim Days, at a fun indoor pool with a water slide, tumble buckets, and whirl pool. No swim skills or prior experience working with kids with disabilities is required.
When: Sunday, November 19 from 5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Where: Center of Clayton, 50 Gay Ave. (Click here for directions) ***MetroLink Accessible***
Contact: Kristen Kremer, 314-496-9517 or kpeters@keenstlouis.org

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