AmeriCorps Week 2015

Monday, March 9

Professional Development Conference!
8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. *sessions throughout the day*
Center for Changing Lives, Minneapolis, MN

This is a full day conference with 4 breakout sessions on the topics of Social Media, Financial Literacy, Democratizing Leadership, and Creativity in Leadership. Signup is now CLOSED-if you signed up, be sure to show up! 

8:30-10:00 a.m. Social Media
10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Financial Literacy
12:00-2:00 p.m. Keynote: Democratizing Leadership
2:30-4:00 p.m. Creativity in Leadership


Service Project: The Food Group
4:00-6:00 p.m.
The Food Group, New Hope, MN

What better way to cap off a full day of education than to go serve?
The Food Group is a local hunger relief non-profit where volunteers can help sort and pack food!

Click HERE to sign up to serve!


Tuesday, March 10

Grant Writing Learning Session!
5:30-7:30 p.m.
Goodwill/Easter Seals, Fairview Ave., St. Paul, MN

Get hands on experience with grant writing in this class.
Class is led by Kathryn Ross from Goodwill Easter Seals and Megan Wolle from Emerge.

Signup is now CLOSED-if you made sign up, be sure to show up! 


Wednesday, March 11

Dress for Success! Service Project
4:00-6:00 p.m.
1549 University Ave. W, St. Paul, MN

This St. Paul non-profit empowers women to obtain safer and better futures. Help these women out by sorting clothes!

Click HERE to sign up!


Trivia and Fun!
7:00-9:00 p.m.
O’Gara’s, Snelling Ave., St. Paul, MN

Join us for fun bar trivia at O’Gara’s, on Snelling Ave. in St. Paul! 


Saturday, March 14

Dodge For Hunger Tournament
10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Oxford Community Center, Lexington Parkway, St. Paul, MN

Finish off AmeriCorps Week with a bang at this dodgeball tournament! Sign up as a team of 5-6, or as an individual to be placed on a team. This is dodgeball with a purpose: teams will bring donated food items for VEAP (Volunteers Enlisted to Assist People). There is a minimum 10 canned food items per team.

Click HERE to sign up.
*NOTE: the “click HERE” link takes you to a spreadsheet where you must click on tabs at the bottom to go to the appropriate place for signing up. 


Happy AmeriCorps Week To Current And Former Service Members! We Rock!