There are a wide variety of options for Little Canadians to make a positive impact upon their neighbors and City. Citizens have done improvements to local parks (for example as an Eagle Scout Project). You can enhance your resume and your network in addition to the rewarding feeling of contributing towards the community. Some local organizations that consistently utilize volunteers in the community are the:
Canadian Days Committee
Little Canada Fire Department
Little Canada Historical Society
Little Canada Recreation Association
Habitat for Humanity - A Brush with Kindness
A Brush with Kindness is a home repair and restoration program of the Twin Cities area Habitat for Humanity. A Brush with Kindness offers assistance to struggling homeowners in order for them to remain living in a safe and healthy home. Examples of home improvement projects they can help with are exterior painting and minor repairs to siding, porches/decks, and windows. Interior projects include painting, minor patching and flooring work. In instances with accessibility concerns, they can help with ramps and railings.
For more information about their services and to see if your family may qualify for assistance, please call 612-788-8169 or visit their website.