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Do Good Days: Volun-Thursday

Join in community-wide volunteering on May 19!

About Do Good Days
May 19th is #VolunThursday in the Omaha/Council Bluffs metro! Find your fit and give your time.

ABIDE
May 19: 10:00am-3:00pm
Help with projects at the Better Together Campus.
Submit your interest.

AUTISM CENTER OF NEBRASKA
May 19: 1-4pm
Help with garden maintenance at 90th & Q street.
Submit your interest.

BRIGHTEN OUR FUTURE EARLY LEARNING CENTER INC
May 19: 7-9am
Help cook, serve, and clean up a morning breakfast being served to families and teachers.
Submit your interest.

CROSS TRAINING CENTER
May 19: 9:30am-4:30pm
Use simple tools to take apart televisions, laptops and other electronics. No experience necessary! Help protect the environment from toxic substances found in electronics.
Submit your interest.

EAT 'N' TALK AFRICA
May 19: shifts available between 9am-7:30pm
Cook and serve African food to the residents of the Siena Francis House. Minimal to average food prep, and cooking skills will be sufficient. Volunteers with no kitchen experience can still help serve the food.
Submit your interest.

FEMI'S HEART and ROC YOUTH CENTER BLOOD DRIVE
May 19: 4-7pm
Be a part of their Red Cross Blood Drive and visit their volunteer open house.
Learn more.

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY OF OMAHA
May 19: 8am-3pm
Join in this Volun-Thursday Build Day and help make the dream of decent, affordable housing a reality for all our neighbors in Omaha.
Submit your interest.

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY OF OMAHA
May 19: 8am-3pm
Be a part of a Women's Build!
Submit your interest

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY OF OMAHA
May 19: 10am-6pm
Volunteer in the Habitat ReStore helping with a variety of tasks.
Submit your interest.

INCOMMON COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
May 19: 9am-3pm
inCOMMON needs your help preparing for the June 2022 launch of the brand new Walnut Hill Commons community resource center! Help out with interior painting and odd-jobs.
Submit your interest here.

IOWA WESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE FOUNDATION
May 19: 1-3pm
Join Iowa Western for an afternoon of campus beautification. Community members are invited to join Iowa Western employees as they gather to spruce up various areas of campus.
Submit your interest here. 

JOSLYN CASTLE & GARDEN
May 19: 9am – 12pm & 12pm – 2pm
Help with spring cleaning, mulching and planting. This is a great opportunity to help the Castle grounds transition into the beautiful gardens George and Sarah once admired and loved.
THIS OPPORTUNITY IS FULL.

LUTHERAN SERVICE CORP
May 19: 6:30-8pm
Assist in the yard clean up of Hillstrom House, the residence of their full-time volunteers. Tasks may include mowing, raking up leaves and clutter, weeding and other yard work. 
Submit your interest here.

MODE SHIFT OMAHA
May 19: 3:30-4:30pm
Join Mode Shift Omaha and the Blue Bucket Project to clean up bus shelters at 72nd & Pine. Just show up, Blue Bucket will provide cleanup materials.
Learn more.

NEBRASKA HUMANE SOCIETY
May 19: shifts available between 9:30am-5pm
Help with Spring Cleaning or create enrichment items.
Sign up here.

OPEN DOOR MISSION
May 19: 9-11am, 1-3pm, 5-7pm
Three opportunities to volunteer including an evening with Lydia House Families.
Sign up here. 

PARTNERSHIP 4 HOPE
May 19: 12-6pm
Between April 12th- May 18th community members are encouraged to collect items for Youth Mart, their free shopping center for aging out foster youth. The Volunteer Drop-off day for these donation drives will be Thursday, May 19th.
Submit your interest.

PEAR TREE PERFORMING ARTS
May 19: 11am - 7:30pm
Assist with organizing, hanging, inventorying and sorting dance costumes, attire and shoes. Sort bins and boxes of donated costumes by style, color, and size and help enter information into a spreadsheet.
Submit your interest here.

RELEASE
May 19: 6-8pm
Come to the Release Volunteer Orienttion and learn more about getting involved!
Submit your interest here. 

STEPHEN CENTER
May 19: 10am-12pm
Stephen Center needs help spreading joy during the Cornhusker Bank One Day Without Shoes Drive! Volunteer tasks include sorting shoes by size and type, restocking items as needed, and assisting people with finding shoes that fit.
Submit your interest here. 

TABLE GRACE MINISTRIES
May 19: 10am-2pm
Come to Table Grace Cafe to receive materials (brochures and meal vouchers), and then get creative on where you go in the community to tell others about Table Grace Cafe and invite them to come and eat. Hand out brochures and meal vouchers, share stories of impact and then return to Table Grace Cafe for lunch.
Submit your interest here.

THE SALVATION ARMY
May 19: 12-4:30pm
Help with sorting, organizing, and disposing of historical files. See the difference you make immediately.
Submit your interest here. 

THE SALVATION ARMY
May 19: 9am-12pm
Help paint Kroc Center red kettle stands red!
Submit your interest here.

THE WELLBEING PARTNERS
*Virtual, Anytime*
Join people from all over the Greater Omaha and Council Bluffs area to talk about mental health and end the stigma. 
Submit your interest here.

YATES FUND
May 19: 3-6pm
Help beautify their property (even while under construction) and learn what agencies and services will be housed in Yates!
Submit your interest. 


Can't volunteer on Volun-Thursday, May 19th? You can still volunteer in the spirit of Do Good Days during the month of May!

GUNS 'N' HOSES
May 7: shifts available between 5:30-10pm
Volunteer at this competitive boxing tournament hosted by the Omaha Police Officer Association (OPOA) and the Omaha Professional Firefighter 's Association (IAFF Local 385). All volunteers will be provided with a Guns 'n' Hoses t-shirt and complimentary GA ticket to enjoy the event before or after their volunteerism.
Submit your interest here. 

OHB
April 21 - May 31
Host a "welcome home" item drive for young adults and families who are just entering one of OHB's programs! Collect needed items and then drop the donated items off at Omaha Home for Boys by May 31.
Needed items include:
Bedding
Small kitchen appliances, like air fryers, blenders, and toasters
Fans
Lamps
Pillows
Home cleaning supplies
Dishes, drinkware and silverware
Vaccuums
Laundry supplies
Waste baskets

Learn more.


SHARE Omaha's Do Good Days is presented by FNBO

Do Good Every Day at SHAREomaha.org. 

Want to participate early? Go for it! SHARE Omaha is here, 365 days a year, for a reason. Your support and volunteerism matters every day. 
DO GOOD DAYS, PRESENTED BY FNBO

FNBO is proud to present Do Good Days. FNBO envisions a future where metro nonprofits have all the resources they need to strengthen our community. Do Good Days is our joint rallying call to act now and join us in doing good.