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March

ALIVE (Alternatives to Living in Violent Environments)

What: Volunteers are needed for a Regional Conference on Domestic and Sexual Violence, assisting with set-up, registration, greeting, food/drinks, etc.
When: Thursday, March 21 and Friday, March 22 anytime 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. either day.
Where: St. Charles Convention Center  (directions via Google Maps)  
Contact: Carolyn Compton at 314-993-7070 ext. 131 or ccompton@alivestl.org

National Kidney Foundation

What: Volunteers are needed for the 19th Annual St. Louis Kidney Walk, helping with set-up, event activities, route directions, and clean-up.  Multiple shifts available.
When: Friday, March 22 from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (set-up); Sunday, March 24  anytime 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Where: Westport Plaza  (directions via Google Maps)  
Contact: Register by clicking below.  For questions or more information, contact Cherie Gilderbloom at cherie.gilderbloom@kidney.org.  

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Greenway Network

What: Volunteers are needed to clean up litter along the region's waterways.
When: Saturday, March 23 from 8:00 a.m. - Noon.
Where: Various locations throughout St. Louis - choose your location on the registration below.
Contact: Register by clicking below.  For questions or more information, contact Elysia Musumeci at elysia@brightsidestl.org

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Brightside St. Louis

Non-profit organization dedicated to the beautification of areas in and around the City of St. Louis.
What: Volunteers are needed for to fill trays with soil and plant seeds that will be distributed to neighborhood groups for planting on public property.
When: Saturday, March 23 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon.
Where: Forest Park Greenhouse (directions via Google Maps)
Contact: Elysia Musumeci at elysia@brightsidestl.org

Circle of Light Associates (COLA)

Community organization providing youth programming and community garden support in near North County.
What: Volunteers are needed to prepare a community garden for planting (cleaning beds, removing debris, etc.)  Perfect for small groups!
When: Sunday, March 24 from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: 10832 Bellefontaine Rd. (directions via Google Maps)
Contact: Sandra Wood at 314-504-6152 or colc8759@charter.net.

LifeBridge Partnership

Non-profit organization the provides inclusive support and activities for kids and adults living with developmental disabilities.
What: Volunteers are needed for Spring Break Camp, a three day long camp for our youth participants.  Chaperone a variety of day trips and excursions.
When: March 25, 26, and 27 from approx. 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Where: Various locations.  
Contact: Adam Saito at 314-989-1188 or adams@lifebridgestl.org.  

American Lung Association

What: Volunteers are needed for the annual Fight For Air Stair Climb fundraiser, where participants climb all 40 floors of the Metropolitan Square Building in downtown.  Assist with registration, water, course support, and more.
When: Saturday, March 30 anytime 6:00 a.m. - Noon.
Where: Metropolitan Building, Downtown  (directions via Google Maps) *Metrolink accessible.
Contact: Register by clicking below.  For questions or more information, contact Terri Sharpe at tsharpe511@gmail.com.   

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Center for Women in Transition

Non-profit organization assisting women recently released from incarceration with education, employment, housing, and other social support services.
What: Volunteers are needed for our annual Gala and Auction Fundraiser.  Assist with all aspects of the event.
When: Saturday, March 30 from 4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Where: River City Casino Event Center (directions via Google Maps).  
Contact: Linda Short at 314-963-0880 or linda@partiesandprops.com

 

April

 

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

What: Volunteers are needed for our annual Grand Finale fundraiser, assisting with out live and silent auctions, welcoming guests and directing them to tables, and general event support.
When: Friday, April 5 from 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Where: Hilton St. Louis Frontenac, 1335 S. Lindbergh (directions via Google Maps).
Contact: Joe Ruby at 314-590-2248 or joe.ruby@lls.org

Christian Friends of New Americans

What: Volunteers are needed for our monthly free health screening for immigrants and refugees to assist with registration, and depending on the number of clients, assist the practitioners. No medical background required.
When: Saturday, April 6 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
Where: 4019 S. Grand Blvd. (directions via Google Maps).
Contact: Laura Brink at 314-249-9219 or lbrink@cfna-stl.org.  Space is extremely limited, and students must sign up no later than the Wednesday before clinic day.

Open Space Council

Community organization dedicated to action and education on environmental sustainability. 
What: Volunteers are needed for a Honeysuckle Removal Day, helping to restore the natural habitat in a conservation area along the Meramec Greenway.  Tools and other materials provided.
When: Saturday, April 6 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon.
Where: 225 Grand Ave., Wildwood (directions via Google Maps)
Contact: Caitlin Zera at 314-835-9225 or caitlin@openspacestl.org.

National Eating Disorders Association, St. Louis Chapter

National non-profit raising awareness on the issue of eating disorders.
What: Volunteers are needed for the St. Louis area NEDA Walk, assisting with all aspects of the event.
When: Saturday, April 6 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon.
Where: Tilles Park, 9551 Litzinger Rd. (directions via Google Maps)
Contact: Register by clicking the button below.  For questions or additional information, contact Emma Lehman at 314-351-5602 or elehman@nationaleatingdisorders.org.  

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Open Space Council

Community organization dedicated to action and education on environmental sustainability. 
What: Volunteers are needed to assist with an office move, helping us pack and load our belongings to bring to our new office.
When: Sunday, April 7 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon.
Where: 3115 S. Grand Blvd. (directions via Google Maps)
Contact: Register by clicking the button below.  For questions or more information, contact Caitlin Zera at 314-835-9225 or caitlin@openspacestl.org.

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Brightside St. Louis

Non-profit organization dedicated to the beautification of areas in and around the City of St. Louis.
What: Volunteers are needed for Recycling Extravaganza, an event that welcomes St. Louis area residents to recycle unwanted materials that can't normally be collected.  Help with directing traffic, handing our surveys, and unloading.
When: Sunday, April 7 either 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. or 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Where: St. Louis Community College at Forest Park Parking Lot (directions via Google Maps).
Contact: Elysia Musumeci at 314-776-4646 or elysia@brightsidestl.org

Perennial

Local non-profit organization that emphasizes creative reuse of materials and items for the advancement of the arts.
What: Volunteers are needed for a Community Clothing Swap, helping to set-up, sort, and stock clothing during the event.
When: Sunday, April 7 from 11:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Where: 3762 S. Broadway (directions via Google Maps).
Contact: Jenny Murphy at 314-832-2288 or jenny@perennialstl.org.

The Village at Mackenzie Place

Lutheran Senior Services' non-profit senior living center.
What: Volunteers are needed for our annual Spring Clean event, assisting our residents with light chores, etc.
When: Friday, April 12 from 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Where: 8520 Mackenzie Rd. (directions via Google Maps).
Contact: Melita Hodzic at 314-884-7909 or melita.hodzic@lssliving.org.

Tower Grove Park

What: Volunteers are needed for our Farmer's Markets during the month of April and May.  Assist with set-up, helping guests navigate the event, and clean-up.
When: Saturdays - April 13, 20 and 27 all from 8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Where: Tower Grove Park, 4256 Magnolia Dr. (directions via Google Maps).
Contact: Register by clicking the button below.  For questions or more, contact Chrissy Fitzpatrick at volunteer@towergrovepark.net or 314-384-8676.

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Let's Start, Inc.

Non-profit that works with women recently released from incarceration, helping support their recovery and prevent reentry.
What: Volunteers are needed for our 2019 Gospel Brunch, a morning fundraiser with brunch, music, and a program.
When: Saturday, April 13 from 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Where: 1408 S. 10th St. (directions via Google Maps).
Contact: Rachel Cramsey, 314-241-2324 or rachel@letsstart.org.

Brightside St. Louis

Non-profit organization dedicated to the beautification of areas in and around the City of St. Louis.
What: Volunteers are needed for garden maintenance at our Demonstration Garden, assisting with pulling weeds, planting and spreading mulch.
When: Saturday, April 13 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon.
Where: 4646 Shenandoah Ave. (directions via Google Maps).
Contact: Elysia Musumeci at 314-776-4646 or elysia@brightsidestl.org.

Kids Enjoy Exercise Now (K.E.E.N.)

Non-profit organization that provides recreational and sport activities to youth with developmental disabilities.
What: Volunteers are needed for our annual KEENfest Gala fundraiser, helping with setup, event management, and take-down.
When: Saturday, April 13 anytime 3:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Where: SLU High School, 4970 Oakland Avenue (directions via Google Maps).
Contact: Jane Mower, 314-259-5980 or jmower@keenstlouis.org

The College School

What: Volunteers are needed for our Gala and Auction fundraiser, assisting with all aspects of the event.
When: Saturday, April 13 from 4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Where: Grand Hall on Chouteau, 2319 Couteau Ave. (directions via Google Maps).  *Near Campus
Contact: Lorna Nash at 314-963-0880 lorna@partiesandprops.com

The Biome School

What: Volunteers are needed for our Gala and Auction fundraiser, assisting with all aspects of the event.
When: Saturday, April 13 from 5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Where: Ethical Society of St. Louis, 9001 Clayton Rd. (directions via Google Maps).  
Contact: Linda Short at 314-963-0880 linda@partiesandprops.com.

Partners for Just Trade

Non-profit organization that builds partnerships between producers living in extreme poverty around the world and consumers living in North America.
What: Volunteers are needed to assist with our booth at the annual Earth Day Festival, helping with set-up, selling products, and educating visitors on our work.
When: Friday, April 26 from 2:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. (set-up); Saturday, April 27  and Sunday, April 28 anytime 10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Where: Muny at Forest Park (directions via Google Maps)
Contact: Alyson Miller at 314-707-2831 or pjt@partnersforjusttrade.org.

Down Syndrome Association of Greater St. Louis

What: Volunteers are needed to assist with our Friends for All Seasons Family Picnic, where 100+ families come to enjoy a fun-filled afternoon of games and activities.
When: Sunday, April 28 from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: Faust Park in Chesterfield (directions via Google Maps).
Contact: Abigail Beckord at 314-961-2504 or abigail@dsagsl.org.