Group Volunteering

Does your business want to engage your employees in service? Do you have a church group that wants to volunteer? Would your class want to help with a special project? Do you and your friends want to make a difference together?

The Helpline Center manages a database of hundreds of volunteer opportunities. Click below to learn more.


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

  • DIY Volunteer Projects – New project promoted each month. Click Here to view over 40 project ideas!
  • Donation Drive is held annually. All items collected are donated to nonprofits to distribute to those they serve.
  • Volunteer Service Event is held in the Fall with volunteer projects and information on volunteering in your community.

For more information about Volunteer NOW call 211 or email

Thank You to Our Sponsors: Avera, CAPITAL Services, Larson Manufacturing, Levo Credit Union, Lloyd Companies, POET, Sanford Health, Thornton Flooring, and West River Electric Association, Inc.

Donation Drive

The Helpline Center is holding Donation Drives at various locations throughout the Sioux Empire, Brookings County, and the Black Hills.
Helpline Center Volunteer Connections invites individuals, businesses and families to donate!

Drop Off Locations and Hours


Feminine Hygiene Products

Sioux Falls Drop Off Locations:

Bishop Dudley Hospitality House
101 N Indiana Avenue
8:30am - 5:30pm and 8pm - 10pm

Glory House --Sands Freedom Center
3930 S West Avenue
Donations are accepted anytime

St. Francis House
210 N. Sherman Avenue
8 am to 8 pm  -  7 days a week

Sock Drive

Brookings Drop Off Location:

Brookings Area United Way
619 5th Avenue
Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm





Feminine Hygiene Products

Rapid City Drop Off Location:

Helpline Center
402 Saint Joseph Street, Suite 10
Monday - Friday, 9am - 4pm