211 on 211 for 211

The Helpline Center is ready to party, celebrating National 211 Day in honor of our 211 service. And we want to invite 211 friends to revel with us! It’s going to be the most epic volunteer party of the year, and you are invited!

211 volunteers are needed to help celebrate National 211 Day at the 211 Helpline Center office on Tuesday, February 11 by volunteering. Join in this unique Volunteer Sioux Falls project, helping kids, adults, seniors, military members, people who have mental health concerns, veterans and military families! All projects are open to kids, adults, groups, businesses and anyone else who wants to celebrate National 211 Day by volunteering!

Want to party like it is 2/11/2014? Choose a time slot and project below, and email your RSVP to participate to vol@helplinecenter.org. You can also reserve your volunteer spot by dialing, of course, 211.

  • Feb. 11, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
    Help with painting bathrooms, create volunteer luncheon centerpieces for teens or make Valentine’s for veterans, children, seniors and more. Additional volunteers can make 211 bags for survivors of domestic violence and at-risk youth.
  • Feb. 11, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    Help make Valentine’s for veterans, military families, seniors, families, teens and children! These Valentine’s will be given out later in the day, promoting 211, suicide prevention, volunteerism and more.
  • Feb. 11, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
    Painters for an office are needed, along with crafters who can create volunteer luncheon centerpieces. Assemble hygiene kits or deliver Valentine’s to military members, military families, veterans and senior citizens.
  • Feb. 11, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
    More painters are needed. Volunteers can also make cards for survivors of suicide. Additional volunteers are needed to deliver Valentine’s to at-risk teens, families and children.
  • Feb. 11, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
    Make fleece tie blankets for children who have lost a loved one to suicide. Artists are needed to create a mural for the Non-Profit Center. Additional volunteers are needed to paint a classroom at the Non-Profit Center, which houses the Helpline Center.

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