The Helpline Center offers a variety of services to local non-profit organizations including volunteer recruitment assistance and support for volunteer managers.
We are pleased to offer the following services to the Sioux Empire, Black Hills, and Brookings County non-profit, social service and government agencies at no cost. To benefit from the services below, become a partner agency by registering your agency with this site.
Online Recruitment Postings – This website features a robust online database that promotes your volunteer opportunities in the Sioux Empire and Black Hills. Register your agency now.
Weekly Press Announcements – Each week four featured volunteer opportunities are sent in press announcements to local television and print media.
Weekly Volunteer Texts – Each week, a featured volunteer opportunity is sent as a text message to individuals, groups, companies, churches and schools promoting an upcoming volunteer event in the community.
Weekly Volunteer Emails – Each week four featured volunteer opportunities are sent out to individuals, groups, companies, churches and schools promoting upcoming service opportunities.
Volunteer Fairs – The Helpline Center partners with local businesses to plan volunteer fairs throughout the year, promoting your volunteer openings to workplace volunteers.
211 – Each day, callers dial 2-1-1 for help finding volunteer information.
Volunteer Manager Support – Dial 2-1-1 when you need volunteer support services. Staff can help provide you with ways to effectively manage your volunteer program.
Volunteer Manager Email Alert System – Stay in the know by signing up for the Helpline Center’s email alert system. Emails are sent periodically to announce special events, new research, donations and more. Email Susie in the Sioux Empire, Lynn in the Black Hills, and Amy in Brookings County to get your agency added to this list.
Volunteer Management Training – Held annually in the Sioux Empire, Black Hills, and Brookings County. Volunteer Management Training will help you better manage volunteers for more effective results! Increase volunteer recruitment, retention and productivity.