News By Category: Volunteer Opportunities

The rain didn’t keep the celebration at bay as dozens of attendees came out for the Covenant Village of Golden Valley dedication of a brand new Little Free Library at the City’s St Croix Park. The event also doubled as a grand opening for the new St Croix Park playground, which was installed this summer. Read More

Hennepin County is teaming up with Minneapolis Public Works in 2017 for the second annual countywide bicyclist and pedestrian count Sept 12-14, and you can help! Read More

The Golden Valley City Council is seeking citizens interested in becoming more active in their city government by volunteering to serve on the City’s Advisory Boards and Commissions. Read More

Golden Valley’s Human Rights Commission (HRC) will host a National Day of Service and Remembrance community event Sept 11, 9 am-1 pm, at Market In The Valley (the farmer’s market in the Golden Valley City Hall parking lot). Join friends, neighbors, and community members for a fun scavenger hunt of the Market to provide fresh produce to stock PRISM’s shelves. Read More

On Feb 27, five firefighters from the Golden Valley Fire Department (GVFD) participated in American Lung Association Fight for Air stair climb at US Bank Plaza in Minneapolis. The event is a fund raiser that brought 47 fire departments and 260 firefighters to the 31-story building for a full fire-gear climb. Read More

Four Golden Valley citizens were among 10 volunteers recently recognized by the Bassett Creek Watershed Management Commission (BCWMC)  for their hard work in helping the BCWMC achieve its mission: “Stewardship of water resources to protect and enhance our communities.” They include Jonathan Burris, Shanna Hanson, Linda Loomis, and Cara Rickenberg. Read More

Valley Volunteer Day on Saturday, Oct 24, brings people together to work on projects to fulfill needs around the community and make Golden Valley a better place to live, work, and play. Groups or organizations plan and coordinate activities to coincide with Make A Difference Day, which is the largest national day of community service. This year’s events include Read More

There are still openings for volunteers at Golden Valley’s National Day of Service and Remembrance community event Sept 10, 6-8 pm, at Second Harvest Heartland in Golden Valley. Everyone (age 8 and older) is invited to participate. The event is hosted by Golden Valley’s Human Rights Commission (HRC). Read More

Golden Valley’s Human Rights Commission (HRC) will host a National Day of Service and Remembrance community event Sept 10, 6-8 pm, at Second Harvest Heartland in Golden Valley. Everyone (age 8 and older) is invited to participate. Read More

There’s still time to sign up for Golden Valley’s third annual Battle of the Badges community blood drive Wednesday, Aug 19, 1- 5 pm, at 7800 Golden Valley Rd (check in at the Public Safety Building). Read More