Volunteer Opportunities in the Community

Volunteer: Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank

Fourth Tuesdays          10 am-12 pm

Sept 27, Oct 25, Nov 22


Location: The Fraenkel Center, 10600 S. Choctaw Drive

There are many in need - you can help. The food bank counts on volunteers for over 20,000 hours of help each year. All food donated must be sorted and categorized for distribution. That is where we come in: we will meet at the food bank to sort food for 2 hours. Join our team, call us today to volunteer. (Closed-toe shoes.)

 

No Fee

Register

 

Assemble Holiday Bags with Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank
Friday        November 4           9 am-12 pm

Location: Associated Grocers, 8600 Anselmo Lane

 

Join us for a feel-good field trip to assemble Holiday Bags for families in need with the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank. Call today to join our group. Please wear closed-toe shoes to this volunteer opportunity.

 

No fee

 

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Volunteer: Winter Wonderland Party at Sweet Dreams Shelter

Thursday             December 8           6:45-8:30 pm

 

Location: 1623 Convention Street

 

Volunteer to participate and help plan a winter wonderland party for women and children, complete with games, crafts and treats. But along with giving, you will receive the greatest gift: the smiles of those you meet during this heart-warming evening. Register today and we will coordinate this special evening via email! (Women only.)


No fee

Volunteer Opportunities at The Red Shoes

Business Mentors


The Red Shoes' Lifting Loans program offers low-interest micro-loans to women starting or growing a small business. One component of the program is a caring mentor. Mentors work with a recipient for twelve to twenty-four months.


For more information, contact us by calling (225) 338-1170 or by emailing wendy@theredshoes.org.

At The Red Shoes

 

There is plenty of work to be done at our building: we welcome volunteers to help in our garden, in the library and in the office. There are also opportunities to represent The Red Shoes at events and fairs around town.

 

For more information, contact us at (225) 338-1170, or by emailing wendy@theredshoes.org.