Contact Us Today: 507-437-4561
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The Chamber has over twelve working committees and hosts six events annually. Our Chamber Ambassadors are one of our biggest volunteer groups with 36, but there are so many more who also contribute to making the
Chamber the success it is. Without your help, much of what we do would not be possible.
What is a volunteer? A volunteer is someone whochooses to act in recognition of a need, with an attitude of social responsibility and without concern for monetary profit; going beyond one's own basic obligations.
If you would like to volunteer on a committee or help with a special event, please contact us at 507-437-4561.
VOLUNTEER....Give the Gift of Yourself
C.O. Brown Agency
Seniors Helping Seniors
Adopt-a-Highway, District 6B
American Red Cross of Freeborn/Mower Counties
Conversation groups for an English as Second Language class
Looking for volunteers to make follow up phone calls to past supporters for donations, also leadership in various units in Austin and Mower County.
Catholic Charities, Common Good RSVP
Many opportunities available locally.
With Habitat for Humanity, painting, brush removal, light home repairs.
Convention & Visitors Bureau, CIA Agents
Assist with greeting groups, help at registration desk for conferences, information booths for bike tours, step-on guides for tour buses and more.
Crime Victims Resource Center
Crisis Nursery, Parenting Resource Center
651-251-1220 or 800-845-0787
Volunteer and give a group of girls a chance to learn and explore in an all-girl environment.
Habitat for Humanity
Sit one-on-one with hospice patients, read, visit. No hands-on care, training provided.
Hormel Historic Home
Hormel Institute Mentoring Program
Spend time with scientists and/or their families, one planned activity per month and optional gatherings of your choice.
The Gift of Time is Priceless
Valuable is the work you do
Outstanding in how you always come through
Loyal, sincere, and full of cheer
Untiring in your efforts throughout the year
Notable are the contributions you make
Trustworthy in every project you take
Eager to reach your every goal
Effective in the way you fulfill your role
Ready with a smile like a shining star
Special and wonderful - - that's what you are!!
Hormel Nature Center
Staff the visitor center, give tours, transport birds of prey to Raptor Center, help with Thanksgiving Feast.
Human Rights Commission
Mayo Clinic Health Systems Auxiliary
Greeters, serve refreshments in surgery waiting room.
Mower County Historical Society
Mower County Humane Society
Help cleaning cages, socializing animals, walking dogs.
Mower County Jail
Mower County Mentoring Program
Spend time with a young person once a week.
Science Fair Mentoring
Help guide work with experiments for 3rd & 4th graders preparing for science fair.
Sumner Lunch Buddies
Have lunch with a student for 9 weeks (one day a week) to provide students with a positive adult role model.
United Way of Mower County
Volunteer on one of the ten committees to help make Austin an even better place to live, work and play.
YMCA of Austin
Youth sports volunteer coach. Kids Kove volunteer, Youth Zone volunteer, Teen and Tutoring volunteer, outdoor cleanup volunteer.
Premier Lawn Care
MJ O'Connor, Inc.
Sterling State Bank