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Volunteer Opportunities November 2022

Volunteer Opportunities abound!

 

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Race Equity in Volunteerism

Is it time to look deeply at ways to bring volunteers of color into your organization? Is your organization ready to assess ways to grow in terms of race equity, diversity, and inclusion?

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Xcel Energy hosts 12th Annual Day of Service

For the second year in the annual event’s history, Day of Service projects took place in all eight states the company serves. With more than 100 nonprofit projects available, there was no shortage of ways to give back to our communities. Back in-person for the first time since 2019, more than 1,200 volunteers came together and put good energy into action throughout Xcel Energy’s Upper Midwest footprint on September 8 – 11.

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Connected to Change Tech Day: Volunteer Recruitment

Volunteer registration open Oct. 10 – Nov. 4

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Find Your Cause 2022

November 3, 2022, from 4 – 7 pm

Lakes & Legends Brewing Company (1368 Lasalle Avenue Minneapolis, MN 55403)

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Annual Celebration Committee Seeks New Member

The Annual Celebration Committee’s primary purpose is to honor corporate members with CVC-TC’s Game Changer Award while highlighting current trends and topics of interest within the field of corporate volunteerism. The Annual Celebration Committee organizes the submission and judging of award nominees, crafts a relevant program agenda, secures event sponsors and coordinates event logistics. Plan on 2-3 hours each month which includes virtual meetings, possible individual work, and optional onsite opportunities to visit venues. Hours increase the closer to the event. If you are interested in learning more or joining our group, please contact Julie Greene at [email protected].

Volunteer Opportunity: Feed My Starving Children

Holiday meal packing shifts are now open for registration at Feed My Starving Children! Bring your work team or your family and in two hours you can make a difference! Meal packing shifts are available Monday-Saturday from 9am-8pm at Coon Rapids, Chanhassen or Eagan. More info at www.fmsc.org.

Volunteer Opportunity: People Serving People

People Serving People is Minnesota's largest and most comprehensive emergency shelter for families and a dedicated leader in homelessness prevention. People Serving People exists to see families thrive and is committed to transformative change with a racial equity and trauma informed lens. By supporting the comprehensive services at People Serving People, you are helping children and families experiencing homelessness build a strong foundation for their long-term success. You can learn more about their crisis response, early childhood education, and systems change work at peopleservingpeople.org. Thank you for supporting People Serving People’s vision of healed families and transformed communities.

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Volunteer Opportunity: BestPrep Cloud Coach

Providing mentorship to young people in our community is one of the most important ways to volunteer. Local nonprofit BestPrep’s program, Cloud Coach, impacted more than 2,000 students in Minneapolis and St. Paul with the help of 2,000 volunteers during the 2021-2022 school year.

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Maximizing CSR into your Meetings and Events – 2022 update

 

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Volunteer Opportunities September 2022

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Take 5: Five Reasons to join CVC-TC

Take 5: Five Reasons to join CVC-TC

We’re starting a new blog series where we’ll be sharing some quick tips and takeaways in a quick, easy to read format. To kick off the blog series, we’re sharing five reasons to become a CVC-TC member.

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Volunteer Opportunities August 2022

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Volunteer Opportunities July 2022

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Pack at the Park: Help pack Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) meals at Target Field on July 20 and July 21. Click here to sign up.

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Job Opportunities July 2022

Check out these open positions:

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Member Spotlight: Let’s Meet Minn Wang

Member Spotlight: Let’s Meet Minn Wang

Currently:  Global Impact Initiatives Senior Manager, General Mills

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Connected for Change - Marketing Day Nonprofit Recruitment

Connected for Change - Marketing Day Nonprofit Recruitment

HandsOn Twin Cities Connected for Change series brings together a community of collaborators to build capacity for nonprofits through a one-day event focused on a specific functional area. Our upcoming Connected for Change Day is Marketing Day. Marketing Day is an opportunity for you to get expert advice on marketing related challenges from pro bono consultants. As you know, many nonprofits are unable to staff roles in all foundational functional areas and greatly benefit from being able to consult with trained professionals. To see past projects covered and the impact from our last Connected for Change Marketing Day, view our impact report here. Some common projects include – Social Media Strategy, Tagline Development, Brand identity work, company mission statement creation etc.

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Lead Volunteer Opportunities: 9/11 Day of Service and Remembrance

Lead Volunteer Opportunities: 9/11 Day of Service and Remembrance

HandsOn Twin Cities is looking for a group of motivated, service-oriented volunteers to help orchestrate a large-scale hunger relief event on Monday, 9/12/22. This important event is one of many signature 9/11 Day-supported projects being held in observance of the 21st anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. Other event locations include New York City, Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, Phoenix, St. Louis, San Francisco, and others.

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Save the Date: July 21, 2022

CVC-TC presents: ERGs and Volunteerism: Practicalities and Possibilities

Date: Thursday July 21, 2022

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Action Day 2022

It's time to jump into action! Greater Twin Cities United Way is bringing together community changemakers for our annual Action Day initiative to provide backpacks full of school supplies for 50,000 local students! 

Each year, more than 100,000 greater Twin Cities students return to school without essential school supplies to support their work in the classroom.

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