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Sponsor: Davenport Public Works | Location: Davenport, IA 52807 Green Opportunities Family Friendly Opportunities Teen Friendly Opportunities City of Davenport Opportunities
Davenport Public Works is seeking volunteers to assist with planting 300 trees in Garfield and Fejervary Parks. Volunteers for this opportunity will receive a free t-shirt for their efforts. For more information visit www.cityofdavenportiowa.com/cg. more
Sponsor: Bethany for Children & Families | Location: Moline, IL 61265 Family Friendly Opportunities Youth Serving Opportunities
Foster parents open their homes to children in need. Will you help them for a few hours so they can attend a training session? Volunteers are needed to watch children during a training event. Bethany staff members will be present to help watch the children. more
Sponsor: The 180 Zone | Location: Davenport, IA 52804 Family Friendly Opportunities Teen Friendly Opportunities Youth Serving Opportunities Skill Based Opportunities
We are looking for volunteers and leaders who can assist us with our Outreach, Discipleship, and Preventative Ministries. These positions work with kids, youth, and adults who are faced with extreme poverty, incarceration, homelessness, and much more. We offer a wide range of volunteering from going into the jails, tutoring children, feeding the homeless, and much more. We are also looking for leade more
Sponsor: Asbury United Methodist Church Ecumenical Garden Ministry | Location: Davenport, IA 52807 Family Friendly Opportunities Group Opportunities Teen Friendly Opportunities
Spring is almost here (according to the calendar). Just wanted to give an update on when our gardening season will begin. It looks as if we will get a later start than in previous years due to the weather and the time that will be needed to prepare the plot for planting. Following are the dates that we planted the early crops (cabbage, onions, and potatoes) over the last 3 years. more
Sponsor: River Action | Location: Davenport, IA 52803 Family Friendly Opportunities
Join River Action for our 30th celebration of Ride the River, Father's Day, June 15th, 2014. Participants enjoy a bi-state bicycle tour of the Quad cities, riding 20 - 60 miles of riverfront trails. This annual event draws crowds of up to 1,000, and Volunteers are needed to help on the day of the event, Sunday June 15: -event registration -packet pickup -traffic control -family fun fair -Bike loading more
Sponsor: University Of Illinois Extension & 4-H | Location: Milan, IL 61264 Family Friendly Opportunities Youth Serving Opportunities
This summer University of Illinois Extension will be offering a Video/Film-Making Summer camp for youth entering 7th through 9th grade. The youth will work with IPads and IMovie to create their own movies throughout the week. You don’t need to be an expert or formal training with the topic to help with the club. We need volunteers who will want to help get the youth excited about the camp and provide s more
Sponsor: University Of Illinois Extension & 4-H | Location: Milan, IL 61264 Family Friendly Opportunities Youth Serving Opportunities Skill Based Opportunities
This summer University of Illinois Extension will be offering a Robotics Summer camp for youth entering 5th through 8th grade. The youth will work with Lego robotics throughout the week. You don’t need to be an expert or formal training with robots to help with the club. We need volunteers who will want to help get the youth excited about the camp and provide support. more
Sponsor: Kings Harvest | Location: Davenport, IA 52804 Family Friendly Opportunities
We are an overflow homeless shelter for women and children. We are in need of volunteers to coordinate and staff the program. We need volunteers for check in 6:45 pm to 8:15 pm . When there is no room at the other shelters to offer these people a safe place to stay, we are there for them. If you would like to be a part of really making a difference in your community, please consider helping us in pr more
Sponsor: Asbury United Methodist Church Ecumenical Garden Ministry | Location: Davenport, IA 52807 Family Friendly Opportunities
As Spring approaches, volunteers are being sought to assist in the Garden Ministry's goal of taking "a bite out of hunger" in the QC. One acre of space will be gardened this year. During its previous 12 years of existence, the Ministry has harvested and distributed over 310,000 lbs. of fresh vegetables to local meal sites (to include Cafe on Vine, Salvation Army, King's Harvest, and Sister Ludmilla's more
Sponsor: Le Claire Tourism | Location: Le Claire, IA 52753 Family Friendly Opportunities
If you love Le Claire and know a lot about it or if you would enjoy learning more about Le Claire and sharing your knowledge with others, this is the volunteer opportunity for you! You will meet visitors from all over the world who are looking for information about Le Claire and the surrounding area. Be part of the excitement in Le Claire and share it with others. The Le Claire Information Center is lo more
Sponsor: The Sawmill Museum | Location: Clinton, IA 52732 Family Friendly Opportunities Group Opportunities Teen Friendly Opportunities
June 7, 2014 will be The Sawmill Museum's 4th Lumberjack Festival. Thousands of people descend upon our grounds, and it is quite a team effort to provide such a well ordered Festival. The museum needs help setting up, help during the event, and help tearing down. Opportunities: 1. Lumberjack Competition Timers: This is a real competition and you will be timing real professionals. 2. Main Gate: Colle more
Sponsor: Humility Of Mary Housing | Location: Davenport, IA 52806 Family Friendly Opportunities Youth Serving Opportunities
Volunteers sort donations and place them in an area where families in the program can go "shopping" but do not have to pay. These items include clothing, bedding, linens, small kitchen appliances, dishes, shoes, toys, misc household items, books. Twice a year we have a benefit sale to clear out donated items that have not been used by the families and the proceeds from these sales go back into operat more
Sponsor: Cystic Fibrosis Foundation | Location: West Des Moines, IA 50266 Family Friendly Opportunities Group Opportunities Teen Friendly Opportunities
The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Iowa Chapter is currently looking for volunteers to assist with day of event tasks such as setup, cleanup, registration, etc. Great Strides is an opportunity for community members to come together and provide a fun filled experience for local donors, supporters, families, and individuals living with cystic fibrosis. Great Strides Volunteer:  Participate in day of walk v more
Sponsor: Rick's House Of Hope | Location: Davenport, IA 52806 Family Friendly Opportunities Youth Serving Opportunities
We hold groups in the fall and spring for children, teens, and adults that are suffering from a loss or are going through a family change. There are usually groups two nights a week and run from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. and run for about 8 weeks. We also have a summer camp for a week in the summer, as well as special day events here and there. We are looking for volunteers to help assist the group leader (w more
Sponsor: Casa Guanajuato Quad Cities | Location: Moline, IL 61265 Education Foreign Language Opportunity Family Friendly Opportunities Skill Based Opportunities Accessible Opportunities
Help teach a class in ESL, GED, or computer programs! Casa QC is offering free adult education classes to the community, and we need volunteers to teach these classes! We are especially looking for bilingual volunteers, but English-only speakers can volunteer too. Classes start Sept. 9, 2013, and are ongoing throughout the year. Casa Quad Cities is a community action agency that provides legal service more

 

 


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