Families and Children

Garoonka Minnetonka Iibso Lacag Uruurin Leben

Barnaamijyada

 

People Reaching out to Other People (PROP)

A nonprofit, multi-service organization serving children, families, adults and senior citizens who reside in Eden Prairie and Chanhassen. Volunteers are needed to sort donations and stock shelves in the food pantry, work in the office and help with special projects.

 

Barnaamijyada iyo Soo Degsashada

 

Barnaamijyada iyo Soo Degsashada

All volunteer, non-profit organizations helping infants and their families by providing bedding, clothing, blankets and baby supplies.

 

Daryeelka iyo Dayactirka

 

Daryeelka iyo Dayactirka

We provide toy-filled birthday gift bags to food shelves and shelters so that parents living in poverty can give their child a birthday gift.

 

Lumay, La Xaday ama Waxyeello Soo Gaartay

 

Lumay, La Xaday ama Waxyeello Soo Gaartay

GMCN supports families in crisis and works to prevent child abuse and neglect. Groups needed to provide meals and snacks, do art projects, reading and childcare.

 

Tilmaamaha Dejinta

 

Interfaith Outreach Community Partners

Many opportunities for individuals and groups to help at food shelves, Resale 101 thrift shop, food drives, after school homework support, adopt a family, Sleep Out for affordable housing.

 

 Qaybta 504

 

Qaybta 504

Volunteers help with child care, career mentoring, cooking for families, administrative tasks, Life Skills facilitation, tutoring, fundraising and special events.

 

 Qaybta 504 Su'aalaha

 

Project Pride for Living

Non-profit agency working with lower- income individuals and families. Opportunities include mentoring, tutoring, playing sports and special projects.

 

Barashada Ingiriisiga (EL)

 

AVIVO (formerly RESOURCE)

AVIVO has opportunities in which you can share your talents and make a difference in the lives of others! Please explore the variety of opportunities listed below that help men, women and their families at AVIVO achieve personal, emotional and economic success.

 

Rugta Talaalka

 

Rugta Talaalka

Resource Center for families in need in the western suburbs. Need groups and individuals to help with drives for Back to School, Winter Warm Wear, Toy Chest, Empty Bowls fundraiser and more.

 

Welwelka Caafimaadka Xaaladaha Joogtada ah

 

Welwelka Caafimaadka Xaaladaha Joogtada ah

Provide emergency housing, meals and services for families experiencing homelessness. Volunteers prepare meals and organize drives for food and supplies. Need child care helpers at Mary’s Place daily. Individuals and groups welcome.

 

Guri guri

 

Guri guri

People Serving People provides emergency housing and community services that assist families experiencing homelessness in becoming self-sufficient and reconnected with the community. Volunteers needed to serve meals, plan events for children, and special projects.

 

Cinwaanka IX

 

Cinwaanka IX

Shelter for victims of domestic abuse and their children. Individuals needed to provide child care during evening meetings, training provided. Groups needed for special projects and to do drives for items in demand.

 

Taageerada Shaqaalaha Dugsiga

 

Tonka Youth Triathlon
This great community run, bike and swim event is open to all boys and girls in grades 2-8. the race takes place the first Saturday in May at Minnetonka Middle School East.

Kooxda Taageerada Ardayda (SST)

 

YMCA - Ridgedale

Take an active role in strengthening our community by volunteering at the Y. Your time and talent go a long way with us and help to create a safer, more viable community that's a good place to live and work.

Kordhinta Fayoobaanta Wanaagsan
Playworks Minnesota
Playwork’s mission is to make sure all children have access to safe and healthy play. We periodically ask student volunteers to participate in virtual and in-person events with elementary students.
Guddiga La-talinta Caafimaadka Maskaxda

The RAK (Random Acts of Kindness)
The RAK (Random Acts of Kindness) is a nonprofit organization committed to providing resources to families in need (west metro). The RAK stores and warehouses, provide high quality furniture, clothing, shoes, books, toys, and household decor. Volunteers can staff the stores and help sort items in their warehouses.

Baadh inbadan

MoveFwd
MoveFwd (formerly Teens Alone) is here to serve young people and their families. They offer barrier-free therapy to youth and families, housing assistance to young people experiencing or at risk for homelessness, and training for young people who are learning to live on their own. They also have a drop-in center at Eisenhower Community Center for young people 15-24.