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Upcoming Events with the Community Outreach Committee!

By Jordan Grote posted Nov 08, 2017 08:16 AM


The CoreNet Midwest Community Outreach Committee is busy, and there are multiple opportunities for you to participate!

Thanksgiving Meal Service & Child Care

When: Wednesday, November 22, 2017 from 1:00pm-4:00pm

Where: YouthLink, 41 North 12th St., Minneapolis, MN 55403

The Thanksgiving Meal Service volunteer opportunity has turned into an annual YouthLink event for CoreNet. We’re looking for 8 volunteers to help serve a nice warm meal to youth in need as well as provide child care!

We are also looking for up to 3 volunteers to help with room setup from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

If interested: Contact Rome Poppler to register at 952-936-1698 or rome_poppler@uhg.com

Gift Card Donation Drive (Part of the CoreNet Midwest Holiday Gala)
When: Monday, December 11, 2017 at our Best of CoreNet Awards and Holiday Gala

Where: The Walker Art Center

We are collecting gift cards again, in value of $10.00 (Target, Walmart, or Visa) so that youth can choose what they need especially during this Holiday Season. Please bring your gift cards (or cash) with you to the December program.

Service Project with YouthLink – January/February 2018

We need your help! We’re looking for volunteers to help with light demolition and painting. We’re looking for vendors/providers to procure/install new furniture, moving furniture, and replace flooring. We’re looking for monetary donations (don’t forget company matches too!).

CoreNet’s community outreach service project focuses on the Wellness Center Area. Our scope of work includes updating the waiting and circulation areas, exam/therapy rooms, and lab/storage area.

For more information, please contact Jeff LaFavre at 612-868-7429 or Rome Poppler at 952-936-1698