Volunteering your time and skills to help the community is rewarding. United Way St. Croix Valley welcomes your help in various ways during our campaign and fund distribution processes. Our nonprofit partners also have opportunities. If you are interested in posting a volunteer opportunity, email the details to Lara.Otsuka@unitedwaystcroix.org.
Opportunities with United Way St. Croix Valley
- We have opportunities for groups to volunteer at our John Coughlin Food & Resource Center.
- Fund distribution volunteers review selected agencies each spring and make funding recommendations to the Board of Directors.
- If you attend the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, you can join its Student United Way organization and learn about even more volunteer opportunities on campus and in the community.
Contact Lara Otsuka for more information on volunteering with United Way St. Croix Valley.
Opportunities with United Way Partner Agencies
Safe Haven Animal Shelter
Safe Haven Animal Shelter needs technical help. Our website needs updating. Our Facebook page can use some TLC. Please call 715-222-1994 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you can help. Thank you.
YMCA - Hudson
YMCA is looking for volunteers to help rebuild their community garden and scrape paint and prep their Skate Park ramps. Email YMCA or call them at (715) 386-1616 if you can volunteer.
ADRC of St. Croix County
The DayAway Program is a day respite program for older adults who are frail or have memory issues. It is offered through the ADRC of St. Croix County. This program supports caregivers' well-being by giving them time to recharge and replenish themselves. It is a fun, safe and structured environment for the care-receiver. The day includes a home cooked meal, a variety of games, crafts, exercises and movies. There are lots of laughs throughout the day. Volunteers are currently needed 9am-3pm Mondays in Hudson. Contact Tara at 715-381-4366.
The ADRC always needs volunteers to deliver meals and take older adults to medical appointments. Contact Tracy at email@example.com.
Interfaith Caregivers of Polk County
Receive instant gratification. Help a senior citizen or disabled adult in your community with yard work. Assist with simple chores, like raking, picking up branches, washing outside windows. Volunteer solo or as a team. Help a couple of hours. Schedule is flexible based on your availability. Contact Sheila at 715-485-9500 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
St. Croix Valley Habitat for Humanity
Somerset Community Food Pantry
Volunteers are currently needed Tuesdays and Thursdays. Visit the pantry website to download the volunteer form.
Search for Opportunities
United Way Worldwide has partnered with civic-minded web developers to create Volunteer Solutions, an online volunteer matching tool that is managed by local Volunteer Centers. Visit to find opportunities in the St. Croix Valley area is to use the database provided by Community Thread.