Saint Louis University

One-Time Volunteer Opportunities

 

Below are upcoming one-time volunteer opportunities for the Spring semester.  If you are interested in volunteering, simply contact the person listed at the end of each entry to make sure they still need volunteers.  This list is updated weekly, so check back often for updates!


April


Who - March of Dimes.
What - Volunteers are needed for our March For Babies event, a walk/run and festival to support our kids with disabilities.  Help with registration, set-up, manning booths, clean-up, and more!
When - Saturday, April 30th anytime 5am-5pm.
Where - Forest Park Muny Lot (click here for directions)
Contact - DeNisha Robinson at 314-513-9965 or drobinson@marchofdimes.org.


Who - Guardian Angel Settlement Association.
What - Help with our Annual Auction and Dinner, Angels on Broadway!  Arranging baskets, setting up and running silent auction, working tables, and more!
When - Saturday, April 30th either 8am-1pm (setup) or 5pm-10pm (event).
Where - Sheraton Westport Lakeside Chalet (click here for directions)
Contact - Melanie Tobin at 314-773-9027 or tobinm@gasastl.org.


Who - Special Olympics Missouri.
What - Volunteers are needed to be "Buddies" for our athletes participating in the annual Area Spring Games, a track and field meet for people with developmental disabilities.
When - Saturday, April 30th anytime all day.
Where - Westminster Academy grounds, 800 Maryville Center Dr. (click here for directions)
Contact - Amber Young at 314-961-7755 or young@somo.org.


Who - SLU Cancer Center.
What - Volunteers are needed for the 2nd Annual Ferguson/Dellwood Community Health Fair, assisting with registration, booths, logistics, and more!
When - Saturday, April 30th 10am-2pm.
Where - St. Mark Family Church, 9950 Glen Owen Dr. (click here for directions)
Contact - Dell Yates at 314-268-7069 or dyates5@slu.edu.




May



Who - Delta Gamma Center for Children with Visual Impairments.
What - Volunteers are needed for our annual Run for Sight, assisting with packet assembly, registration, route management, the kids "fun run", and more!
When - Sunday, May 1 anytime 7am-1pm.
Where -  Union Station (click here for directions)   ***METRO LINK ACCESSIBLE!***
Contact - Cassidy Johns at 314-776-1300, ext. 108 or cjohns@dgckids.org.


Who - Butterfly House.
What - Volunteers are needed for our Fancy Tea with Mommy and Me program, complete with games, crafts, and other activities for children ages 3-8 with their families to learn more about our environment and wildlife.
When - Sunday, May 1 either 9am-Noon or 1pm-4pm.
Where - Faust Pauk, Chesterfield  (click here for directions)
Contact - Signup directly online by clicking here.  For more info, contact Jennifer Mullix at 636-530-0076 or butterflyhouse@mobot.org.


Who - Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri.
What - Volunteers are needed for Count Down To A Daisy Journey, helping our youngest scouts in K-1 grade put together their life stories through activities, arts and crafts, etc.
When - Sunday, May 1st from 10:30am-4pm.
Where - Berges Family Center, 2300 Ball Dr. (click here for directions)
Contact - Nicole Dalton at ndalton@girlscoutsem.org.


Who - SLU Trash To Treasure Drive.
What - Volunteers are needed to assist with all aspects of the annual Trash To Treasure Drive, where students can donate items before moving out.  Help with donation drop-off, organizing items, etc.
When - May 4th-10th - specific times available on the Sign-Up website!
Where - Various locations around campus.   ***ON CAMPUS!***
Contact - Abby Kansal at 314-977-2581 or kansalai@slu.edu.


Who - Girls on the Run St. Louis.
What - Volunteers are needed to assist with our annual Girls on the Run 5K race, supporting our girls in a race they have trained all year for!
When - Saturday, May 7th anytime 7am-Noon.
Where - Soldiers Memorial, Downtown (click here for directions)   ***METRO LINK ACCESSIBLE!***
Contact - Sign up online by clicking here.  Contact Maggie Roach at volunteer@girlsontherunstlouis.org with questions.


Who - Christian Friends of New Americans.
What - Volunteers are needed for our monthly Health and Wellness Clinic for immigrants and refugees. Assist physicians with basic medical exams, registration, nutrition/health lessons and vision/hearing screenings.
When - Saturday, May 7th from 9:30am-12:30pm
Where - 4019 S. Grand Blvd. (click here for directions)
Contact - Laura Brink at lvbrink@gmail.com.


Who - Habitat For Humanity St. Louis.
What - Volunteers are needed for our annual Tulip Bulb Giveaway, assisting our staff in handing out free bags of tulip bulbs to the community.
When - Saturday, May 7th from 8:30am-10am
Where - Habitat ReStore in Des Peres, 2117 Sams Drive (click here for directions)
Contact - Beckie Fingland at 314-371-0400 or beckie@habitatstl.org.


Who - Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri.
What - Volunteers are needed for Arbor Explorers, helping with check-in and activity facilitation at this program for girls to work on their Trees Badge.
When - Saturday, May 7th from 8:30am-12:30pm.
Where - CommuniTree Gardens, 2194 Creve Coeur Mill Rd. (click here for directions)
Contact - Nicole Dalton at ndalton@girlscoutsem.org.


Who - Lupus Foundation of America.
What - Volunteers are needed for the Walk to End Lupus Now, aimed to raise funds and awareness on the medical condition.  Assistance is needed with set-up, traffic control, registration and money collection, children's activity center, education, and clean-up.
When - Saturday, May 7th anytime 1pm - 7pm.
Where - Carondelet Park, Boathouse and Band Stand (click here for directions)
Contact - Beka Rich at 314-644-2222 or brich@lfaheartland.org.


Who - Young Adults Arthritis Group.
What - Volunteers are needed for our Trivia Night Fundraiser, helping with scoring, raffles, auction, and general event assistance.
When - Saturday, May 7th 6pm-11pm.
Where - 2934 Marshall Ave. (click here for directions)
Contact - Kim Rosenthal at krosenth@arthritis.org.


Who - Guardian Angel Settlement Association.
What - Volunteer groups are needed to assist with a makeover to our Angel Boutique, which provides clients with affordable clothing and housewares.  Tasks include cleaning, painting, re-organizing, and more!
When - Any day Monday-Friday from May 9th until May 20th.  Times up to volunteers!
Where - 2700 Cherokee St. (click here for directions)
Contact - Melanie Tobin at 314-773-9027, ext. 112 or tobinm@gasastl.org.


Who - St. Louis Health Equipment Lending Program (HELP).
What - Volunteers are needed for our St. Louis area-wide equipment drive, working at one of 12 sites collecting, loading, unloading donating medical equipment.
When - Saturday, May 14th anytime 8am-4pm
Where - Sites vary, contact for more info.
Contact - Laura Cannon-Singer at 314-442-0030 or cannonstlhelp@yahoo.com.


Who - St. Louis ARC, a non-profit organization working with children and young adults with developmental disabilities.
What - Volunteers are needed for our monthly Club South Dance Clubs, a chaperoned dance for adults with disabilities. Help with set-up, check-in, serving refreshments, and more!
When - Friday, May 20th 7:30pm-10pm.
Where - South City (contact for directions)
Contact - Sarah Smith at volunteer@slarc.org or 314-817-2234.


Who - Grace Hill Settlement House.
What - Volunteers are needed for our annual Big Spring Clean, assisting our community center and surrounding neighborhood residents with planting, cleaning, etc.
When - Saturday, May 21st 9am-2pm
Where - Grace Hill Settlement House,  (click here for directions)
Contact - Bernard Powderly at 314-584-6864 or bpowderly@gracehillsettlement.org.


Who - St. Louis ARC, a non-profit organization working with children and young adults with developmental disabilities.
What - Volunteers are needed for our monthly Teen Bowling events, helping with all aspects including set-up, scoring, lane assistance, etc.
When - Saturday, May 21st 9am-11am.
Where - Varies (contact for directions)
Contact - Sarah Smith at volunteer@slarc.org or 314-817-2234.


Who - Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri.
What - Volunteers are needed for our Snap Race, where teams of our Girl Scouts in grades K-3 participate in a photo scavenger hunt around St. Louis.  Help check in groups, with goodie bag distribution, judge and hand out prizes.
When - Saturday, May 21st from either Noon-3pm or 3:30-4:30pm.
Where - Union Station Hard Rock Cafe (click here for directions)
Contact - Nicole Dalton at ndalton@girlscoutsem.org


Who - Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri.
What - Volunteers are needed for Dog Days of Service, assisting our Girl Scouts in grades K-3 with working on a service project benefitting local stray animals.  Projects include making dog treats, toys, etc.
When - Tuesday, May 24th from 5:30pm-7:30pm
Where - Berges Family Center, 2300 Ball Dr. (click here for directions)
Contact - Nicole Dalton at ndalton@girlscoutsem.org.



June

Who - Annie's Hope, a bereavement program for children who have lost a parent.
What - Volunteers (especially MALES!)are needed for our annual Camp Courage (kids ages 6-11) and Camp Erin (kids ages 12-18), a weeklong program for kids who have lost one or both parents. This is a fun-filled, exciting experience where kids can be kids. We are looking for an energetic, kid loving group of people over the age of 18 to volunteer as cabin counselors, arts 'n crafts coordinators, and helping hands (they assist with various tasks that need to be completed throughout the week). 
When - June 4th-10th (Camp Courage); June 11th-17th (Camp Erin)
Where - Camp Wartburg in Waterloo, IL (transportation provided)
Contact - Kylie McCarver at kyliem@annieshope.org or 314-965-5015.

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