Posted on: December 28, 2016

6th Avenue North between St. Germain Street and 1st Street North

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Please be advised that 6th Avenue North between St. Germain Street and 1st Stret North will be closed through Saturday, May 13, 2017, due to construction work in the area. <_o3a_p>

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Posted on: January 31, 2017

Move the Mall Walk for Volunteerism is on March 25th Register TODAY Click to learn more

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Join RSVP as we team up with Catholic Charities Foster Grandparent Program to host a walk fundraiser! Move the Mall Walk for Volunteerism will be held on Saturday, March 25th from 8-10 am at Crossroads Center.

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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!

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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: 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: 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: 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: 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 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 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 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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Posted on: May 20, 2016

RSVP Thanks Great River Energy for Their Support Click the link for more info

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Thank you to Great River Energy for supporting the Greater St. Cloud Area Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) with a contribution of $1,500! We thank you for assisting us in addressing local community needs, supporting older adults and for encoura...Click Here to Read More!

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Posted on: May 17, 2016

RSVP Celebrates National Senior Corps Week May 16 through May 20 Click the link for more info

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RSVP is part of the Senior Corps and we are celebrating National Senior Corps Week May 16th-20th! Celebrate with us as we shine a spotlight on the positive impact Senior Corps volunteers make in our community and across our nation every day!

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Posted on: May 10, 2016

RSVP Volunteers Transport Others to Make a Difference in Our Community Click link for full story

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Transport Others to Make a Difference

For many in Central Minnesota, getting from one destination to another can be difficult. This is especially true among older adults. According to the American Community Survey and the Minnesota Department of Transp...Click Here to Read More!

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Posted on: May 3, 2016

Local Author Joins RSVP Readers Theater Volunteers at Kennedy Elementary Click link for more info

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Each week throughout the school year volunteers from the Greater St. Cloud Area Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) (Lisa J. Braun, Director) visit local classrooms as part of the “Readers’ Theater” group sharing their passion of reading with elem...Click Here to Read More!

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Posted on: April 29, 2016

RSVP Readers Theater Performs Story Time at United Ways Llama Llama Read A Rama Click link for more

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The Great River Regional Public Library in St. Cloud was full of energy last night (Thursday, April 28th) as the United Way hosted their annual “Llama Llama Read-A-Rama Pajama Party” event. The Greater St. Cloud Area RSVP Readers’ Theater sent 6 volunteer...Click Here to Read More!

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Posted on: April 20, 2016

RSVP BookEnds Group Celebrates 20 Years of Reading in Local Elementary Schools Click link for story

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The 2015-16 school year brought the 20th Season of the RSVP BookEnds Readers Theater bringing the joy of reading to young readers in the Elk River area. Over the years, set with the mission “to demonstrate joy of the written word to children through grou...Click Here to Read More!

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Posted on: April 14, 2016

RSVP VOLUNTEERS HONORED BY MAYOR AT BECKER CITY COUNCIL MEETING Click link for full story

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Becker Mayor Lefty Kleis proclaimed April 5th as National Service Recognition Day in Becker. Last week at a Becker City Council meeting 13 RSVP volunteers were publicly recognized and thanked for their service to the community! Click the link below to rea...Click Here to Read More!

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Posted on: April 11, 2016

APRIL 10TH-16TH IS NATIONAL VOLUNTEER WEEK THANK YOU TO ALL RSVP VOLUNTEERS Click link for info

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April 10th-16th is National Volunteer Week! The RSVP staff would like to thank all volunteers throughout our community, especially RSVP volunteers! In 2015, a total of 1,206 Greater St. Cloud Area RSVP volunteers contributed 159,920 hours of service to 18...Click Here to Read More!

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Posted on: March 31, 2016

Click the Link to See How RSVP Volunteers Are Generating Access to Nutritional Food in Our Community

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The United States Department of Agriculture conducted a study between 2012 and 2014 to find the estimated average of food insecure households. This study found Minnesota below the national average of food insecure households, being at 10.4 % of households...CLICK HERE to Read More

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Posted on: March 18, 2016

Click the Link to Learn about How RSVP Volunteers Celebrated I Love to Read Month in February

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February was “I Love to Read Month” and was celebrated by many across the nation. Locally, children and volunteers celebrated by reading and doing activities they enjoy throughout the year which assist them in developing their reading skills and abilities...CLICK HERE to Read More

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Posted on: March 17, 2016

RSVP volunteers assist with The Connect Effect at a Local Elementary Click the Link to Learn More

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RSVP volunteers assisted with “The Connect Effect” art project at Hassan Elementary! Watch this video to see the tremendous impact the volunteers had on the students! Thank you to all RSVP volunteers who offered their time and talents to this activity!
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Posted on: February 25, 2016

RSVP Provides Volunteers While Partnering with Catholic Charities Senior Dining Programs

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A study conducted by the United States Department of Agriculture found in 2014, 3.0 million (9%) households with seniors age 65 and older experienced food insecurity. (Read the report here) Unfortunately, according to an article published by feedingameric...Click Here to Read More

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