May Volunteer Opportunities

Trailer Sort-a-thon! – Saturday, May 19 in St. Paul
Arc’s Value Village in St. Paul needs help unloading and sorting a 2-ton trailer full of hard goods–housewares, accessories, books, CDs, etc–on Saturday, May 19. The project will include some physical work so we need energetic volunteers ready to help! We also need volunteers who are interested in learning how we do production of our donated goods.

Volunteers are needed on Saturday, May 19 from 9am-12pm and 1-4pm. Individuals and/or groups are welcome. Our St. Paul store is located at 1650 White Bear Avenue, St. Paul MN 55106.
To sign up, contact Tisha Van Haaften at (952) 915-3693 or

Volunteers needed for Memorial Day sale!
Volunteers are needed at all stores May 25-30 to help with all aspects of our Memorial Day sale. Volunteers can help: May 25-27 preparing for and stocking the store; May 28 assisting and bagging at the registers; or May 29-30 recouping and restocking following the sale. Click the blue “Click Here To Sign Up” box below to sign up for a shift May 25-30!

Questions? Contact Molly L or Tisha at (952) 920-0855 or

    Village Rewards Volunteer Events:

    Volunteer with us to earn Village Rewards points! Get 1,000 points for completing a shift on select dates–get 2,000 if you bring a friend! Shifts of 9am-12pm, 1-4pm or 6-8:30pm. Upcoming event dates:

  • Thursday, May 24
  • Tuesday, June 19
  • Wednesday, July 18
  • Click the blue “Click Here To Sign Up” box below, find the Village Rewards events listed on the calendar and sign up.

    Contact Molly L or Tisha at (952) 920-0855 or if you have questions or need help getting signed up.

      It’s easy and fun to volunteer at Arc’s Value Village! More than 15,000 people volunteer with us every year. We have the following shifts available for individuals or groups:

      • Monday-Friday: 9am-12pm, 1-4pm, 4-6pm, 6-8pm
      • Saturday-Sunday: *10am-12pm, 1-4pm, 4-6pm

      *New shift start time as of 2/4/17

      LARGE GROUPS: If you have a group of 40+, please contact the Arc’s Value Village Volunteer department at (952) 920-0855. Groups of 40+ can usually be accommodated but must be booked through a volunteer manager.

      Help us sort, organize and get items ready for sale. You’ll be unpacking donations; hanging and tagging clothes; putting price stickers on books, dishes and other hard goods; testing small appliances to make sure they work, and more.

      Click Here To Sign Up on the Volunteer Calendar

      Volunteering with us is fun!

      We welcome:

      • Individuals
      • Church, community or service groups
      • Businesses and corporate groups
      • Youth who need to fulfill school or church volunteer requirements

      Bring your friends – or make new friends!

      Fun and Flexible

      We’re open 7 days a week and we need your help.  Many shifts and opportunities are available.  You’ll have our sincere thanks – and the thanks of thousands of people with developmental disabilities and their families who depend on the programs you’ll help support.

      Giving back to your community has never been so easy and enjoyable! We have volunteers who give us 100 hours a year, and others who give us 5. We’re thankful for every single one of them.

      Our valued volunteers truly are the hands and hearts of Arc’s Value Village. So come “boogie in the backroom” or “samba on the sales floor” with us!

      Signing up to volunteer is now easier than ever. Click the link above to visit our Volunteer Calendar, see opportunities and sign up for a shift. Call the volunteer manager with questions: (952) 920-0855.

      Congratulations to Markell Hapka, Arc’s Value Village Volunteer of the Year!  Thank you, Markell, for being the wonderful “book lady” at our Brooklyn Center store!


      If you have any questions about getting started, please contact us