Volunteer: Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank

Second Tuesdays of Month          10 am-12 pm


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



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Sweet Dreams Women and Children’s Shelter 

Date to Be Announced, On A Thursday 6:45-8:00 pm

Location: 1623 Convention Street


Volunteer to participate and help plan a party for women and children, complete with games, crafts and treats. 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.