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Volunteer Brookings

The Helpline Center leads community-wide volunteer events, called Volunteer Brookings, three times a year to encouraging individuals, families, churches, civic groups and companies to get involved in volunteering.

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To learn how to navigate the Volunteer Connections Database and utilizing the Helpline Center site visit our How to Video’s page. 


2021 Volunteer Brookings Events

Basic Needs Donation Drive- August 10-31, 2020
 The Basic Needs Donation Drive was August 10-31 at various locations throughout Brookings County.
Helpline Center Volunteer Connections invited individuals, businesses and families to donate basic need items at locations listed at All items were distributed to The Great After-School Place (G.A.P.) and the Back2School Project.

*All donations will be donated to nonprofits to distribute to those they serve


Helpline Center Volunteer Connections program has created Do-It-Yourself Volunteer Projects that are perfect to do at home or with a small group. Helpline Center invites individuals and families to choose projects that interest them from our list below. Once completed, the projects can be dropped off or mailed to area nonprofits. If you need information on what agencies will accept the projects, please contact the Helpline Center by calling 211 or email
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