Week of Action

Each year, Greater Mankato Area United Way holds a Week of Action, coordinating partners across the nonprofit, public and private sectors for a week of giving back to the community and promoting volunteerism.

2021 Week of Action 

May 17 - 21

We are calling on all regional volunteers to improve the quality of life in our community.

Spend time volunteering with us at local nonprofits. Agencies are working to ensure safe and comfortable conditions for volunteers.

Projects are first come, first served. Please contact Rosi Back at RosiB@mankatounitedway.org or 507-345-4551 to sign up.

Click button below to view a list of projects.

Project List for Week of Action

The file is updated frequently and some projects may get added or filled. Keep checking back to see the latest opportunities.

Greater Mankato Area United Way recruits corporate and community volunteers to various volunteer opportunities at our partner agencies and other nonprofits. 

Don't forget: You can find volunteer opportunities throughout the year by visiting our Get Connected volunteer platform!
 

Greater Mankato Area United Way recruits corporate and community volunteers to various volunteer opportunities at our partner agencies and other nonprofits. 

Interested in spending time volunteering with us at local regional organizations? Contact us today! 

Partner with us and together we can make a real difference in our community and help improve lives.

If you are a nonprofit organization would like to participate by having a volunteer project during the Week of Action please contact our office at 507.345.4551 or email Rosi at RosiB@mankatounitedway.org

Project Information Needed: Organization:

  • Project:
  • Description of Project:
  • Location:
  • Number of volunteers:
  • Dates:
  • Hours/Time:

Feel free to write “flexible” for the date or time (or “afternoon,” “morning,” etc.)—any info is helpful as we reach out to volunteers!

We will do our best to connect you to volunteers! Thank you for your great work in our community.

For volunteer opportunities throughout the year, be sure to check out our online volunteer database on Get Connected. Nonprofits throughout the region post their volunteer needs to this site.

Get Connected

Thank you to all the volunteers who participated in last year's Week of Action. Greater Mankato Area United Way connected close to 100 corporate and community volunteers to various volunteer opportunities at our partner agencies and other nonprofits. Volunteers helped with all sorts of tasks, including cleaning, landscaping, painting and more!