Join the movement to serve your community on MLK Day 2017! Volunteer at any Arc’s Value Village in Bloomington, Brooklyn Center, New Hope, Richfield and St. Paul on Monday, January 16 and honor the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Opportunities also available MLK weekend at all stores. Volunteers will work together to unpack, sort and tag donations at Arc’s Value Village in support of The Arc Greater Twin Cities and its programs and services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.

Volunteer shifts available on MLK Day (1/16): 9am-12pm, 1-4pm, 4-6pm and 6-8pm; and MLK weekend (Jan 13-15): 9am-12pm, 1-4pm and 4-6pm. Individuals, groups and families are welcome. Youth must be at least 8 years old. Click the blue “Volunteer” button to browse the calendar for MLK Day openings and sign up directly!

Contact Molly L or Tisha at (952) 920-0855 or volunteernow@arcgreatertwincities.org if you have questions or need help getting signed up to volunteer.

It’s easy and fun to volunteer at Arc’s Value Village! More than 4,000 people volunteer with us every year. We have the following shifts available for individuals or groups:
  • 9 am to noon
  • 1 pm to 4 pm
  • 4 pm to 6 pm
  • 6 pm to 8 pm

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.

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.


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Congratulations to Donna LaBossiere, Arc’s Value Village Volunteer of the Year!  Thank you, Donna, for all you do!


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