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Below are upcoming one-time volunteer opportunities for the Summer.  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!



May


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/July



Who - Great Rivers Greenway.
What - Volunteers are needed for our Picnic on the Riverfront event, a celebration of the new riverfront beneath the Gateway Arch.  Help with set-up, welcoming guests, hand out information, or with cleanup.
When - Thursday, June 2nd: 9am-12:30pm (setup), 12:30pm-4pm (setup), 4-7pm (event) or 7-10pm (event and cleanup)
Where - Gateway Arch (click here for directions)   ***METRO LINK ACCESSIBLE!***
Contact - Angie Weber at aweber@grgstl.org.


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.


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, June 4th from 9:30am-12:30pm
Where - 4019 S. Grand Blvd. (click here for directions)
Contact - Laura Brink at lvbrink@gmail.com.


Who - Great Rivers Greenway.
What - Volunteers are needed for the Live Life Outside Festival, a free event open the public to educate people on ways to engage more with the outdoors.  Help with welcome/registration, directing parking, and checking bikes into and out of the bike corral.
When - Saturday, June 11th; shifts of 9:30am-1pm, 12:30-4pm, or 3:30-7pm.
Where - Creve Coeur Park (click here for directions)
Contact - Angie Weber at aweber@grgstl.org.


Who - The Nehamiah Program, assisting individuals in the community experiencing homelessness.
What - Volunteers are needed for our 5th Anniversary Celebration and Award Ceremony, assisting with setup, guest check-in, and hostessing.
When - Sunday, June 12th either Noon-4pm (setup) or 4-8pm (event).
Where - Ferguson Community Center, 1050 Smith Ave. (click here for directions)
Contact - Dwandra Palmer at 314-518-8049 or dking12683@gmail.com.


Who - St. Louis Children's Hospital.
What - Volunteers are needed for Camp Independence, and adaptive sports day-camp held for children with cerebral palsy.  Assist with activities, snacks, etc.  Volunteer for a day, a week, or more!
When - June 13-17 / June 20-24 / June 27-July 1 / July 11-15 / July 18-22 / July 25-29; each day is 9am-4pm.
Where - Webster Groves Rec Complex, 33 E. Glendale (click here for directions)
Contact - Jennifer Miros at 314-454-2604 or jem0061@bjc.org.


Who - Connections To Success.
What - Volunteers are needed for our Power Walk event, assisting with all aspects of this Walk-A-Thon fundraiser.
When - Saturday, June 18th all day.
Where - 3000 Little Hills Expressway, St. Charles (click here for directions)
Contact - Miranda Bell at 636-940-8027 or mbell@connectionstosuccess.org.


Who - Education Exchange Corps.
What - The Education Exchange Corps is looking for volunteers to serve as summer instructors at our Summer Leadership Academy in St. Louis. This is a great opportunity to empower a lot of kids in North St. Louis City, and it's also an engaging, hands-on opportunity for your students to receive training and experience in active classroom environments.
When - July 11th -29th (do not have to commit to entire time).
Where - Most Holy Trinity School, 1435 Mallinckrodt Street (click here for directions)
Contact - For more information, visit our website, or contact Elad Gross, 314-753-9033 or elad@edexco.org.


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, June 23rd from 9:30am-12:30pm
Where - 4019 S. Grand Blvd. (click here for directions)
Contact - Laura Brink at lvbrink@gmail.com.