Apply online for Dollars for Scholars
The 2018 Dollars for Scholars scholarship applications are available online at StJosephArea.DollarsForScholars.org. Once there, click on the “Students and Parents” tab, then follow the instructions to register. If you need assistance, call 320-363-7721 and speak with Doug Danielson at Sentry Bank. The application deadline is Monday, April 9.
CentraCare needs transport, escort volunteers
CentraCare Health is looking for volunteers to complete errands and deliver flowers, mail and packages to patients at St. Cloud Hospital. Volunteers enhance a positive patient care environment and help provide a superior patient experience. Contact CentraCare Volunteer Services at 320-255-5638 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Mentor as a family
A Big Family involves an entire family meeting with a Little at Big Brothers Big Sisters. This is an opportunity for a family to volunteer together. The family provides friendship, emotional support and hope to the young person with whom they are matched. The family will meet with their Little three to four times a month for 12 months. Contact Rachel Johnson, Big Brothers Big Sisters at 320-258-4537 or email@example.com
Caring adults needed for children
Hands Across the World provides the first learning opportunity to newly arrived immigrants who do not have language or living skills necessary to thrive in our community. They are seeking caring adults to who are willing to watch babies and toddlers while mothers are in class. Must be age 18 and older. Contact Brianda Cediel, executive director, Hands Across the World at 320-260-1072.
Serving those who served
Volunteers are needed at the St. Cloud VA Health Care System for numerous assignments throughout the health care system to meet a growing demand. Volunteer service offers flexible scheduling, assignment specific training and a commitment to excellence for all customers. Day, evening, and weekend opportunities are available. Call Voluntary Service office at 320-255-6365 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Prepare weekend meals
Anna Marie’s Alliance needs two to four volunteers to cook lunch and/or dinner on Saturdays and/or Sundays at the shelter. The food is provided but volunteers can also bring in food to cook. After the meal is served, volunteers may choose to dine with the residents. This can be a one-time event or something that you repeat. Ages 13-17 with adult supervision. Contact Kim, Anna Marie’s Alliance manager of Volunteer Services at 320-251-7203 ext. 210.