Posted on: May 23, 2017

Compost Site Closed on Memorial Day

The St. Cloud Compost Site will be closed on Monday, May 29 in observance of Memorial Day. The site will reopen at noon on Tuesday, May 30.


Posted on: May 24, 2017

East St. Germain Street Closed

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Please be advised that beginning on
Tuesday, May 30, 2017, East St. Germain Street from Lincoln Avenue to WilsonAvenue will be closed to traffic due to railroad crossing safety improvements.
This closure will last until approximately Friday, June 16, ...

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

10th Avenue North Lane Closure

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Please be advised that during the
morning of Thursday, May 25, 2017, the northbound traffic lane on 10th AvenueNorth between St. Germain Street West and 1st Street North will be reduced to
one lane of traffic due to ramp maintenance work.<_o3a_p>

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

29th Avenue North from TH 23/Division Street to 1st Street North

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Please be advised that beginning at 6:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 24, 2017, 29th Avenue North from TH 23/Division Street to 1st Street North will be closed until 7:00 a.m. on Friday, May 26, 2017, due to utility work in the area.

Posted on: May 22, 2017

Osseo Avenue North Closed

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Please be advised that beginning on Thursday,
May 25, 2017, Osseo Avenue North will be closed from 2nd to 3rd Street North dueto utility work in the area. This closure will last until approximately Friday,
May 26, 2017.<_o3a_p>

Detours will be posted.<_o3a_p>

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

West St. Germain Street Closed

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Please be advised that on Monday,
May 29, 2017, West St. Germain Street between 18th Avenue North and OsseoAvenue North will be closed due to a VFW Memorial Day event. Osseo Avenue North
between West St. Germain Street and 1st Street North will also b...

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

12th Avenue South Closed

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Please be advised that on Friday,
May 26, 2017, from approximately 11:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., 12th Avenue Southbetween 2nd and 7th Street South will be closed for activities at the Tech High
School.  <_o3a_p>

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

9th Avenue South Work

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Please be advised that beginning today
until further notice, northbound traffic on 9th Avenue South from UniversityDrive to 16th Street South should expect some traffic congestion due to street
light work on the east side of 9th Avenue South, which wi...

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

VIDEO Over 100 RSVP volunteers serve at many local early education agencies Click link for more

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Click the link below to watch a video highlighting the important work that over 100 RSVP volunteers are doing at over 20 early learning sites throughout the Greater St. Cloud Area! In the last year, these volunteers have served over 4,600 hours working wi...

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Posted on: May 11, 2017

RSVP Volunteer Finds Sunshine Through Her Selfless Gift of Time Click the Link to Read Article

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An article in the Journal of Community Psychology states “youth with natural and volunteer mentors have been found to be more likely to graduate from high school and attend college and less likely to take part in delinquent problem behaviors&...

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Posted on: May 9, 2017

RSVP Volunteer Doug the Science Dude Shares His Passion for Science with Local Students

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RSVP volunteer, Doug Petersen, retired after working 25 years as the Museum Education Director for the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History in northern California. Upon relocating to St. Cloud, Doug was seeking a volunteer opportunity which would give him...

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

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CLICK THE LINK BELOW to read the 2017 Quarter 2 RSVP Newsletter and stay up to date with what’s happening at RSVP!

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Posted on: April 23, 2017

THIS WEEK IS NATIONAL VOLUNTEER WEEK THANK YOU TO ALL RSVP VOLUNTEERS Click the link for info

National Volunteer Week

April 23rd-29th is National Volunteer Week! The RSVP staff would like to thank all volunteers throughout our community, especially RSVP volunteers! In 2016, a total of 1,203 Greater St. Cloud Area RSVP volunteers contributed 149,119 hours of service to 18...

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

VIDEO RSVP volunteers selflessly serve local youth Click the link to learn more

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Click the link below to watch a video boasting the impact RSVP volunteers have on local youth. RSVP volunteers selflessly spend time mentoring youth outside of school hours at partner organizations throughout our community.

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Posted on: April 6, 2017

Three RSVP Volunteers Recognized by St Cloud Area School District 742 as Partners in Education

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Congratulations to the three RSVP volunteers who were recognized Tuesday evening at the St. Cloud Area School District 742 Board of Education Partners in Education Award Ceremony. These volunteers were recognized for their significant contributions to pub...

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Posted on: March 2, 2017

Click the link to read the RSVP quarterly newsletter and get an update on whats going on at RSVP

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CLICK THE LINK BELOW to read the 2017 Quarter 1 RSVP Newsletter and stay up to date with what’s happening at RSVP!

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Posted on: January 26, 2017

Click the Link to Learn About Current RSVP Volunteer Opportunities

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RSVP has many volunteer opportunities waiting for YOU to discover! Some positions RSVP is seeking volunteers for include: donation door aide at the Catholic Charities Emergency Services Food Shelf/Clothing Program, class co-leader for the Central MN Counc...

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Posted on: January 5, 2017

Click the Link to Read about How to Volunteer Your Way to Success

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This article highlights why to volunteer and the impact you could have by doing so! “Volunteering has made my life so much better, and I suspect that anyone who has become passionate about a cause will tell you the same thing.”

“Peopl...

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Posted on: January 1, 2017

Make Volunteering with RSVP Your New Years Resolution Happy New Year from RSVP

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Have you been thinking about volunteering for quite some time? Make a New Year’s resolution to begin volunteering through RSVP! Call the RSVP office at (320)255-7295 to get started!

Visit the RSVP website to learn about all of the exciting volunteer ...

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Posted on: December 16, 2016

MN Remains a National Leader in Volunteerism Click the Link to Read More

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The Corporation for National and Community Service recently released national volunteer statistics. As a nation, Americans volunteered nearly 7.8 billion hours in 2015, worth an estimated $184 billion, based on the Independent Sector’s estimate ...

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Posted on: December 2, 2016

Click the link to read the RSVP quarterly newsletter and get an update on whats going on at RSVP

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CLICK THE LINK BELOW to read the 2016 Quarter 4 RSVP Newsletter and stay up to date with what’s happening at RSVP!

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Posted on: November 1, 2016

FREE Home and Safety Fair TOMORROW at Whitney Sr Center from 9 AM to 12 PM Click the link for info

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The Central Minnesota Home Safety and Falls Prevention Coalition is hosting a FREE Home and Safety Fair TOMORROW, November 2nd, at Whitney Senior Center (1527 Northway Drive, St. Cloud, MN) from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM. The Home and Safety Fair will feature a...Click Here to Read More!

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Posted on: October 13, 2016

Meet RSVP Volunteers John and Carol Click Link for More

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Meet John and Carol: John and Carol have been RSVP volunteers for 20 years and together they have volunteered nearly 6,000 hours during this time! John and Carol say “having been retired for 20 years now, we would have had a lot of empty time on our hands...Click Here to Read More!

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Posted on: October 6, 2016

Click the Link to Read About the 8 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Volunteering

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“Volunteering has made my life so much better, and I suspect that anyone who has become passionate about a case will tell you the same thing.” This fabulous article (click the link below to read the article) highlights the benefits of volunteering and the...Click Here to Read More!

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Posted on: September 29, 2016

Its Back to School time for Area Children and RSVP volunteers too Click the Link to Learn More

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Go back to school with RSVP! There are many volunteer opportunities within local schools where you can get involved and lend a hand making a difference in the lives of many children! If you’re interested in learning more please call the RSVP office at (32...Click Here to Read More!

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Posted on: September 22, 2016

Today is National Falls Prevention Day Click the Link to Learn More

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September 22nd is National Falls Prevention Day! Call the RSVP office if you or your loved one is interested in a home safety assessment to make your home as safe as possible!

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Posted on: September 15, 2016

RSVP Volunteers Work to Instill Positive Attitudes in Local Schools Click Link for the Full Story

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In a report published by the School Mental Health Project at UCLA evidence is testified proving volunteers can “be significant resources in helping create a supportive and welcoming environment at schools and facilitating students’ behavior and performanc...Click Here to Read More!

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Posted on: September 1, 2016

Fall into Your Next Volunteer Opportunity with RSVP Click the Link for More Info

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If you are age 55 or better and interested in making a positive impact in your community now is the perfect time to fall into a volunteer opportunity with RSVP! Call the RSVP office at (320)255-7295 or visit the RSVP website at www.ci.stcloud.mn.us/RSVP t...Click Here to Learn More!

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Posted on: August 25, 2016

Learn About the Health Benefits of Volunteering and How to Get Involved Today Click Link for More

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Did you know that volunteering in your community can result in better physical and mental health? Many studies show that staying active and involved through volunteerism is good for your body and for your mind! These studies show volunteering can decrease...Click Here to Learn More!

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Posted on: August 18, 2016

RSVP Volunteers Aide the Red Cross with Saving Lives through Blood Drives Click Link for Story

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Every two seconds, someone in the United States is in need of blood with nearly 21 million blood products being transfused to patients each year. The American Red Cross began collecting blood for patients in 1940, under the leadership of Dr. Charles Drew,...Click Here to Read More!

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Posted on: August 11, 2016

Meet RSVP Volunteer Brad Who Serves in the Whitney Senior Center Woodshop Click link for info

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Meet Brad: Brad is 1 of 91 RSVP volunteers at Whitney Senior Center. Brad volunteers his time in the woodshop. Brad has been a volunteer with RSVP for 4 years and has served over 350 hours! RSVP volunteers served 6,148 hours at Whitney Senior Center durin...Click Here to Read More!

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Posted on: August 4, 2016

The Greater St Cloud Area RSVP Celebrates Boomers Making a Difference Month Click link for info

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August is “Boomers Making a Difference Month” around the nation! The Greater St. Cloud Area RSVP would like to thank and honor RSVP volunteers who are “boomers” and selflessly donate their time and talents to our community each day.

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Posted on: July 28, 2016

Join RSVP and begin to SERVE your community today Click the link for more info

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Join RSVP and begin to SERVE your community today! To learn more about volunteering please visit the RSVP website (www.ci.stcloud.mn.us/RSVP) or call the RSVP office at (320)255-7295.

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Posted on: July 21, 2016

RSVP Volunteers Lend a Hand at Central MN Habitat for Humanity Click the link for full story

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RSVP Volunteers Enjoy Building Dreams for Families with Central Minnesota Habitat for Humanity

Central Minnesota Habitat for Humanity works tirelessly to fulfill their mission of “gathering communities to transform lives through affordable homeownershi...Click Here to Read More!

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Posted on: July 12, 2016

Click the link to read the RSVP quarterly newsletter and get an update on whats going on at RSVP

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CLICK THE LINK BELOW to read the 2016 Quarter 3 RSVP Newsletter and stay up to date with what’s happening at RSVP!

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Posted on: July 6, 2016

Thank You to All RSVP Volunteers Who Served at the St Cloud Summer Festivals Click link for info

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RSVP would like to thank the numerous volunteers who served at the St. Cloud summer festivals such as Granite City Days and the Fourth of July Fireworks! Your time and efforts are greatly appreciated!

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Posted on: June 16, 2016

St Cloud Thanks RSVP Volunteers for Their Selfless Contribution of Service Click link for more

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Helen Keller once said “alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” This phrase flawlessly describes the dedication and service of individuals who volunteer through the Greater St. Cloud Area Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP).

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Posted on: June 8, 2016

RSVP volunteer Shirley Meyer wins gift card for volunteering at MN Senior Games Click to read more

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RSVP volunteer, Shirley Meyer, is the winner of a $100 Visa Gift Card for her volunteer involvement with the 2016 MN Senior Games held recently in St. Cloud! Thank you to Shirley and the 26 RSVP volunteers who helped at the games!Click here to read more!

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Posted on: May 25, 2016

RSVP Tax-Aide Volunteers Go Above and Beyond for Local Seniors Click the link for the full story

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The results of a Zogby Interactive Survey revealed a total of 56% of Americans describe the tax-filing process as stressful, with 18% of these individuals classifying tax time as “very stressful”. Because of the stress associated with filing taxes the IRS...Click Here to Read More!

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