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September

Willows Way

Non-profit that supports adult clients with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
What: Volunteers are needed to assist our clients as they take a field trip to the St. Louis Science Center.
When: Monday, September 17 from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Where: St. Louis Science Center (directions via Google Maps).
Contact: Melodee Benton at 636-757-0513 or melodeeb@willowsway.org.

Willows Way

Non-profit that supports adult clients with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
What: Volunteers are needed to assist our clients as they take a field trip to Grant's Farm.
When: Friday, September 21 from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Where: Grant's Farm (directions via Google Maps).
Contact: Melodee Benton at 636-757-0513 or melodeeb@willowsway.org.

Clifton Heights Neighborhood Association

What: Volunteers are needed for our annual Party in the Park event, which brings the Clifton Park neighborhood together for an evening of food, music, and more, all to raise money for scholarships for youth in need.  Assist with kids' games and activities, a silent auction, and set-up/take-down.
When: Saturday, September 22 anytime 9:00am-10:00pm
Where: 6245 Simpson Ave. (directions via Google Maps).
Contact: Clarice Evans at communitywomenstl@yahoo.com

Community Women Against Hardship

Community center serving low-income women and their children.
What: Volunteers are needed for a work day around our center, helping with basic maintenance and landscaping projects.
When: Saturday, September 22 from 9:30am - 1:00pm
Where: 3963 W. Belle Pl. (directions via Google Maps).
Contact: Ed Niethe at 314-914-4979 or contact.chna@gmail.com

LifeBridge Partnership

Non-profit that assists adults and children who have developmental disabilities with educational, social, and recreational programming.
What: Volunteers are needed to assist our adult clients as they navigate a variety of fun festivals around the St. Louis area.  Help them with purchasing food, communication/social appropriateness, and navigating the event.
When: Saturday, September 22 from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. or Sunday, September 23 from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Where: Variety of locations - A Taste of Diverse St. Louis on 9/22; Hispanic Festival on 9/23.
Contact: Heather Ward at heatherw@lifebridgestl.org or 314-989-1188.

Ronald McDonald House Charities

What: Volunteers are needed for our annual Golf Scramble Fundraiser, assisting with all aspects of the event.
When: Friday, September 28 from either Noon - 3:00 p.m. or 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Where: Country Club at the Legends, 625 Legends Pkwy. (directions via Google Maps).
Contact: Register by clicking the link below.  For questions, contact Lauren St. John at 314-932-4141 or lstjohn@rmhstl.com

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Bel-Nor Community Home Repair

What: Volunteers are needed to perform home repair and maintenance for a variety of low-income families and senior citizens living in the Bel-Nor area.
When: Saturday, September 29 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Where: Meet at Hatherly and Clearview Dr. (directions via Google Maps).
Contact: Dan Riley at 314-497-9545 or DanQRiley@gmail.com.

Dutchtown South Community Corporation

What: Volunteers are needed for our annual Common Sound Festival, a community event that celebrates the diverse communities and cultures of the neighborhoods we serve.  Help with set-up, kid's activities, games, food/drink booths, parking, and tear-down.
When: Saturday, September 29 anytime Noon - 6:00pm
Where: Marquette Park (directions via Google Maps).
Contact: Sara Feagans at 314-703-4964 or sara.feagans@gmail.com

LifeBridge Partnership

Non-profit that assists adults and children who have developmental disabilities with educational, social, and recreational programming.
What: Volunteers are needed for our Youth Adventure Day, spending a day at camp with children who have developmental disabilities.  Assist them with activities, games, and more! 
When: Saturday, September 29 from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Where: Meet at LifeBridge office at , then transportation will be provided (directions via Google Maps).
Contact: Heather Ward at heatherw@lifebridgestl.org or 314-989-1188.

Affinia Healthcare Foundation

Non-profit that provides transformative healthcare to families in need.
What: Volunteers are needed for our Starburst Gala, helping with all aspects of this important fundraiser.
When: Saturday, September 29 from 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Where: Stifel Theatre on Market (directions via Google Maps).  Metrolink accessible.
Contact: Linda Short at 314-963-0880 or linda@partiesandprops.com.  

October

East Side Heart and Home Family Center

Non-profit serving low-income children and families living in East St. Louis.
What: Volunteers are needed for our 21st Annual Golf Tournament Fundraiser, assisting with registration, selling raffle tickets, restocking water coolers, etc.
When: Tuesday, October 2 anytime 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Where: Landings at Spirit Golf Club, 180 N. Eatherton Rd. (directions via Google Maps).
Contact: Sarah Nash at 618-875-7295 or familycentereaststlouis@gmail.com.

Missouri Charter Public Schools Association

Consortium of charter schools dedicated to increasing access and improving student achievement.
What: Volunteers are needed for our inaugural Innovative Education Awards Ceremony, helping with all aspects of this event.
When: Wednesday, October 3 from 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Where: Chase Park Plaza (directions via Google Maps). Metrolink accessible.
Contact: Forrest Burrelsman at volunteer@earthdancefarms.org or 314-521-1006. 

EarthDance Farms

Community organization focusing on urban gardening and sustainability in Ferguson and surrounding areas.
What: Volunteers are needed for our annual Farmers Formal fundraiser, helping with det-up, decorations, etc.
When: Thursday, October 3 from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.; Friday, October 4 from either 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. or 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Where: Union Station (directions via Google Maps). Metrolink accessible.
Contact: Lorna Nash at 314-963-0880 or lornab@partiesandprops.com.

Springboard to Learning

Community organization that brings the arts to children throughout the St. Louis region.
What: Volunteers are needed for our annual fundraiser, The Gala and Lip Synz Challenge.  Help with a variety of responsibilities.
When: Friday, October 5 from 5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Where: Bissinger's Chocolate, 1600 N. Broadway (directions via Google Maps).
Contact: Brenda Butler at 314-768-9669 or bbutler@springboardstl.org.

Christian Friends of New Americans

Non-profit organization that provides social services to recently arrived immigrants and refugees.
What: Volunteers are needed for a monthly Health and Wellness Clinic, where we provide immigrants and refugees with basic health screenings, nutrition education, etc.  No medical background required.
When: Saturday, October 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

The Magic House

St. Louis' Children's Museum.
What: Volunteers are needed for the Big Truck Day Event, where the museum's parking lot will be filled with different types of big trucks for kids and adults to enjoy.  Help supervise arts and crafts, activities, etc.
When: Saturday, October 6 and Sunday, October 7 from 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Where: 516 S. Kirkwood Rd. (directions via Google Maps).
Contact: Kayla Kromer at 314-288-2514 or kayla@magichouse.org

Down syndrome Association of Greater St. Louis

Non-profit that provides support and education for families with a member who has Down Syndrome.
What: Volunteers are needed for our 21 Sun Salute - All-Abilities Yoga event, assisting with set-up, tear-down, registration, and overall event management.
When: Sunday, October 7 from 8:00 a.m. - Noon
Where: World's Fair Pavilion in Forest Park (directions via Google Maps).  Metrolink accessible.
Contact: Abigail Beckord at 314-961-2504 or abigailbeckord@dsagsl.org.

The Green Center

Non-profit organization that is dedicated to connecting children with nature.
What: Volunteers are needed to assist with a prairie restoration project.  All tools and gloves provided.
When: Wednesday, October 10 from 9:00 a.m. - Noon
Where: 8025 Blackberry Ave. (directions via Google Maps). 
Contact: Laura Streett at 314-651-0510 or lstreett2@att.net.

Gateway 180 Homeless Services

Non-profit organization operating the area's only family-centered homeless shelter, serving parents and their children.
What: Volunteers are needed for our annual Gateway180 Golf Classic, one of our largest fundraisers of the year. Assist with handing out food and drinks, greeting and directing golfers, and running the silent auction.
When: Friday, October 12 anytime 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Where: Norwood Hills Country Club (directions via Google Maps). 
Contact: Emily Elking at 314-899-5233 or eelking@gatewayhomeless.org.

Immune Deficiency Foundation

National patient organization dedicated to improving the diagnosis, treatment, and quality of life for persons with primary immunodeficiency diseases.
What: Volunteers are needed for our Walk for Primary Immunodeficiency event at Queeny Park, helping with all aspects.
When: Saturday, October 13 anytime 6:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: Queeny Park (directions via Google Maps).  
Contact: Evette Watson at ewatson@primaryimmune.org

SLU Gardens To Tables

SLU-operated community garden that teaches youth the importance of healthy eating and locally-sourced produce.
What: Volunteers are needed for a garden work day - activities will include planting, turning soil, weeding, etc.  Gloves will be provided.
When: Saturday, October 13 anytime 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: Compton and Rutger (directions via Google Maps).  On campus.
Contact: Lauren Landfried at lauren.lanfried@health.slu.edu.

Teen Pregnancy and Prevention Partnership

What: Volunteers are needed for our 2nd Annual Casino Night Fundraiser, assisting with set-up, food and drinks, registration, and general support for the event.
When: Saturday, October 13 anytime 4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Where: Jr. League of Kirkwood, 106 N. Kirkwood Rd. (directions via Google Maps). 
Contact: Meg Boyko at 314-884-8275 or executivedirector@teenpregnancy-mo.org.

Race To Cure Lymphoma

What: Volunteers are needed for our Flat As A Pancake 5K/10K race in Tower Grove Park, assisting with registration, awards, refreshments, and course direction.
When: Sunday, October 14 anytime 5:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Where: Sons of Rest Shelter in Tower Grove Park (directions via Google Maps). 
Contact: Click below to register.  For questions, contact Linda Chatham at 636-219-5863 or lchatham.rtcl@gmail.com.

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Saint Louis Zoo

What: Volunteers are needed for Boo at the Zoo, a non-scary kid-friendly evening of Zoo experiences filled with games, activities, entertainment and treats. 
When: Any day October 16 -30, volunteer shift of 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Where: Saint Louis Zoo (directions via Google Maps).  
Contact: Rachel Drochter at 314-646-4670 or rdrochter@stlzoo.org

Humanitri

Non-profit organization that assists with health and social services for women and children experiencing homelessness.
What: Volunteers are needed for our annual Fall Gala fundraiser, assisting with set-up, take-down, and other duties. 
When: Thursday, October 18 from 5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Where: Rose of the Hill, 2300 Edwards St. (directions via Google Maps).  
Contact: Kim Schave at 314-772-7720 or k.schave@humanitri.org

STL Village

Community organization that assists older adults who are homebound by visiting, driving them to appointments, and being a companion.
What: Volunteers are needed for our annual fundraiser, the Village Aglow Gala.  Help with set-up, selling raffle tickets, staffing the table, etc.
When: Friday, October 19 anytime 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Where: Mahler Ballroom at 4915 Washington Blvd. (directions via Google Maps).  
Contact: Diana Gualdoni at stlvillagevolunteers@gmail.com.   

Migrant and Immigrant Community Action Project

Community organization that provides legal services and advocacy support for immigrants.
What: Volunteers are needed for our annual Trivia Night Fundraiser, helping with set-up, raffle prizes, answer sheets, auctions, and clean-up.
When: Saturday, October 20 anytime 2:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Where: South Broadway Athletic Club, 2301 S. 7th St. (directions via Google Maps).  
Contact: Stephen Lightle at 314-995-6995 or stephenlightle@mica-project.org.

Willows Way

Non-profit that supports adult clients with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
What: Volunteers are needed to assist our clients as they participate in a Halloween Dance.
When: Monday, October 22 from 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. 
Where: Willows Way office, 800 Friedens Rd. (directions via Google Maps).
Contact: Melodee Benton at 636-757-0513 or melodeeb@willowsway.org

Asthma and Allergy Foundation of St. Louis

What: Volunteers are needed for the 14th annual Trivia Night fundraiser, assisting with registration, auction set-up and running, selling raffle tickets, and clean-up.  Dinner provided to all volunteers.
When: Saturday, October 27 from 4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. 
Where: Jewish Community Center, 2 Millstone Campus Dr. (directions via Google Maps).
Contact: Brittany Va Almsick at 314-645-2422 or bvanalmsick@aafastl.org

Down syndrome Association of Greater St. Louis

Non-profit that provides support and education for families with a member who has Down Syndrome.
What: Volunteers are needed for our annual Trivia Night, helping with set-up, serving food, and selling raffle tickets.
When: Saturday, October 27 from 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Where: CBC High School, 1850 De La Salle Dr. (directions via Google Maps).  
Contact: Abigail Beckord at 314-961-2504 or abigailbeckord@dsagsl.org