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LifeScape Adult Services: Cathy House Painting Party

LifeScape Adult Services: Cathy House Painting Party

Time Needed: 3-4 hours          Volunteers Needed: 0- Project is Full

Project Description: The Cathy House is looking for a group of friends to come share a helping hand to give a little TLC to the inside of the home. The paint has been purchased but the walls need the new color. The areas in need of paint include 3 hallways, 1 dining room, large living room and 10 bedrooms.

LifeScape Adult Services: Ash Grove Yard Clean Up

LifeScape Adult Services: Ash Grove Yard Clean Up

Time Needed: 3-4 hours             Volunteers Needed: 0- Project is Full

Project Description: Volunteers would complete projects ranging from back/front yard clean up, cleaning of rock gardens, planting flowers, cleaning out gutters, trimming and cleaning out bushes and assisting in the organization of a garage. 

LifeLight Communications: Charles project

LifeLight Communications: Charles project

Time Needed: 4-5 days            Volunteers Needed: 0- Project is Full

Project Description: Volunteers would have the opportunity to help a widow in need by carrying out miscellaneous house repairs such as, replacing broken windows, repairing screen, repairing or replacing a shower, and flooring the kitchen.

Lutheran Social Services of SD (Mentoring Services): Better Together BINGO Night

Lutheran Social Services of SD (Mentoring Services): Better Together BINGO Night

Recommended Date and Time For Project: August 15th 6-8pm       Volunteers Needed: 0 - Project is Full

Project Description: Befriend an older adult in our community by attending the Better Together BINGO Night! At this event volunteers will meet people who are participating in the LSS Better Together program. This program matches volunteers (individuals, couples or families) with an older adult for the purpose of building a friendship. This event will allow volunteers to learn more about how this program works and who they may be matched with.Volunteers at this event are not committing to one year of participation.

Lutheran Social Services of SD (Mentoring Services): Thanks You Mentors!

Lutheran Social Services of SD (Mentoring Services): Thanks You Mentors!

Time Needed: 2 hours          Volunteers Needed: 0 - Project is Full

Project Description: This project would involve making thank you cards for the 1,200 Sioux Falls area residents who volunteer to mentor a student in school. The cards will be handmade, blank cards that will be given to schools. The schools will give the cards to students to write thank you notes or draw a picture in the card and present it to their mentor.

LifeScape- Adult Services: Storage Tables and Shelves

LifeScape- Adult Services: Storage Tables and Shelves

Time Needed: 3 hours         Volunteers Needed: 0- Project is Full

Project Description: Volunteers will have the opportunity to be involved in the building of movable storage shelves/carts to hold supplies/personal items for adults supported by LifeScape that work at the Louise Ave. building. These shelves/carts will be stored under the tables of each individual to allow easier access to their personal belongings and keeping a safe from tripping hazard work environment. 

LifeScape-Adult Services: Porch Swing Assembly

LifeScape-Adult Services: Porch Swing Assembly

Time Needed: 3 hours          Volunteers Needed: 0- Project is Full

Project Description:This project consists of assembling and staining an outdoor free standing porch swing kit that allows sensory and relaxation for adults supported by LifeScape. This swing is hoped to be used in the Garden area where people learn about planting, maintaining, and harvesting garden.

LifeScape-Adult Services: Inspirations Porch Swing Assembly

LifeScape-Adult Services: Inspirations Porch Swing Assembly

Time Needed: 3 hours          Volunteers Needed: 0- Project is Full

Project Description:This project consists of assembling and staining an outdoor free standing porch swing kit that allows sensory and relaxation for adults supported by LifeScape. This swing is hoped to be used in the Garden area where people learn about planting, maintaining, and harvesting garden.

Multicultural Center of Sioux Falls: Cleaning Coliseum Dressing Rooms- Part 1

Multicultural Center of Sioux Falls: Cleaning Coliseum Dressing Rooms- Part 1

Time Needed: 4 hours            Volunteers Needed: 0- Project is Full

Project Description: The Coliseum turns 100 this year. To celebrate the Multicultural Center is doing a thorough cleaning so tours can be given. This project is cleaning the 6 dressing rooms on each side of the stage. Cleaning will include washing the walls, sweeping and mopping the floors, washing mirrors and replacing light bulbs.

New Roots Ministry: Mutual Blessings with Immigrant Merchants

New Roots Ministry: Mutual Blessings with Immigrant Merchants

Time Needed: 2.5 hours         Volunteers Needed: 0 - Project is Full

Project Description: Volunteers will help immigrant merchants in their businesses. The work may include cleaning, yard work, inventory, stocking shelves, and light "handyman" work. In return, immigrant merchants will share with volunteers about their culture, religion, experience as immigrants and refugees, and living in Sioux Falls. 

Pathways for Life: Dining Room Painting & Mentoring Project

Pathways for Life: Dining Room Painting & Mentoring Project

Time Needed: 3-4 hours                Volunteers Needed: 0- Project is Full

Project Description:  Volunteers would be involved in helping to create a more calming and stimulating environment by painting the walls of a new building. In addition to this important painting project, another very important aspect of the project is that the volunteer painters will be painting alongside of 2-4 students who participate in the Pathways to Life program. 

Phillips Home: Painting Large Bedroom

Phillips Home: Painting Large Bedroom

Volunteers Needed:  0- Project is Full     Time Needed:  4 hours
Project Description: A large downstairs bedroom in the Phillips Home needs to be painted. It has been years since it has received a new coat of paint and this would be a great service.

Phillip's Home: Prayer Garden Project

Phillip's Home: Prayer Garden Project

Project Description: Phillip’s Home would love to have a prayer garden put their our backyard.  Volunteers would get to help design the garden, create a plan and implement it.

Philip's Home: Fill cistern

Philip's Home: Fill cistern

Time Needed: 4-6 hours            Volunteers Needed: 0- Project is Full

Project Description: Volunteers will assist the Phillip’s Home by filling an old cistern with fill material.

Phillip's Home: Porch Project- Part 1

Phillip's Home: Porch Project- Part 1

Time Needed: 6 hours             Volunteers Needed: 0- Project is Full

Project Description: Volunteers will assist the Phillip’s Home greatly and enhance their porch by fixing a ceiling, replacing 11 windows, removing old carpet and installing new. Some painting may also need to be done.

Phillip's Home: Porch Project- Part 2

Phillip's Home: Porch Project- Part 2

Time Needed: 6 hours            Volunteers Needed: 0- Project is Full

Project Description: Volunteers will assist the Phillip’s Home greatly and enhance their porch by fixing a ceiling, replacing 11 windows, removing old carpet and installing new. Some painting may also need to be done.

Philip's Home: Bedroom Painting - Part 1

Philip's Home: Bedroom Painting - Part 1

Time Needed: 4 hours          Volunteers Needed: 0- Project is Full

Project Description: This project consists of repainting two bedrooms in the Philip's Home, along with the trim. The women who are served by Philip's Home very much appreciate and benefit from a pleasant, calming environment.

Philip's Home: Bedroom Painting - Part 2

Philip's Home: Bedroom Painting - Part 2

Time Needed: 4 hours          Volunteers Needed: 0- Project is Full

Project Description: This project consists of repainting two bedrooms in the Philip's Home, along with the trim. The women who are served by Philip's Home very much appreciate and benefit from a pleasant, calming environment.

Red Door: Laundry Love

Red Door: Laundry Love

Volunteers Needed:  0- Project is Full           Time Needed:  4 hours (8am-12pm)
Project Description: Bless people by helping pay for laundry and initiate relationships by spending time with them.