Northwest Youth Football

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Northwest Youth Football is a non-profit, developmental program with the goal to encourage football participation through high school and beyond. We provide age-appropriate games for youth in kindergarten through 7th grade. We are looking for students who can assist our program in a variety of ways! We will pay for youth volunteers to be coaching certified through the USA Football League. We also need volunteers to help with reffing, keeping score, running clocks and cleaning up after sessions. Not all positions require football experience! Please email kristisue2000@yahoo.com for more details and to sign up!

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Kiwanis Miracle League Angels in the Outfield

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Kiwanis Miracle League provides children and adults with physical or mental challenges a safe and spirited environment where they can hit, run, and catch on a baseball field. Every player is matched with a “buddy” to help with hitting, catching, fielding, or throwing the ball, and to provide encouragement and assistance as needed. Buddies provide safety first; they enthusiastically play baseball with their special player; and encourage the player to have fun!  Buddies will receive a brief orientation – no experience required!

Sign up below! Visit Kiwanis Miracle League for more information about volunteering.

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Can Play Saydel Volleyball

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This is an 8-week long session teaching basic volleyball skills. Participants can look forward to developing several of the lifelong values we discuss at the beginning of practice, as well as developmental skills and gameplay that will help them grow on and off the field.

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Can Play Des Moines Volleyball

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This is an 8-week session focusing on basic volleyball skills. Participants can look forward to developing several of our lifelong values that we discuss at the beginning of practice, as well as developmental skills and gameplay that will help them grow on and off the field.

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Rhythms of Grace Therapeutic Riding Center

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!

Are you looking for a fun and rewarding service opportunity throughout the school year? Consider volunteering at our therapeutic horse riding program based in Dallas Center, just a quick 15-20 minute drive from Waukee! Interested? Check out our Rhythms of Grace Volunteer Opportunities flier for detailed information.

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Can Play Athletic Programs

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Can Play increases the positive impacts on youth through the growth and evolution of adaptive and no-cost sports programs, giving underserved youth the opportunity to play and build self-confidence. No experience required! Sign up for the dates that work for you!

Courage Programs provide year-round activities for children and adults who aren’t able to go full speed due to a physical, cognitive or emotional disability. See all Courage programs at https://signup.com/go/zQhAFDz.

Opportunity Programs provide free-of-charge athletic activities for children. See all Opportunity programs at https://signup.com/go/gZMOdUL.

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Johnston Community Ed Athletic Programs

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Looking for volunteer opportunities in sports? Main duties are to assist the Program Leader with setting up equipment, instructing kids in how to play in a safe/positive environment, and cleaning up when done.

 

Can Play Urbandale Courage Soccer and Flag Football

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We are looking for volunteers for our Courage Urbandale soccer and flag football program Saturday mornings. Join participants who are eager to have fun and learn new soccer and flag football skills and techniques! Volunteers will come dressed and ready for physical activity and will participate in fun fitness games and exercises with our participants, who have special needs and/or chronic health issues. Sign up for one date or come each day, whatever fits best into your schedule.

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Waukee YMCA Youth Volleyball

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We are looking for students with some knowledge and passion for volleyball or working with youth to assist with our introductory volleyball league. Email zach.elsbecker@dmymca.org if interested!

Timberline Concessions

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Timberline is looking for help in their concessions stand during fall athletics. Dates are:

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IMT Des Moines Marathon

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The IMT Des Moines Marathon includes a variety of activities over three days!

  • We need volunteers at the start and finish lines assisting with various tasks.
  • Volunteers are needed at the Sports & Fitness Expo to assist with packet stuffing, athlete registration, and athlete packet pick-up.

Athletes participating in the IMT Des Moines Marathon races appreciate the support of volunteers! Many volunteers report having a rewarding experience themselves. Plus, you get a long sleeve IMT Des Moines Marathon volunteer t-shirt! Every task and you assist with is vital to the overall athlete experience. Think of a friend, family member, co-worker, or group of people that can join you!

Visit our website at www.desmoinesmarathon.com for more details, or click this link to sign up to volunteer now:

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Adaptive Sports Iowa Split the Pot Raffle

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The Iowa Wild hockey team has invited Adaptive Sports Iowa to be the recipient of the “Split the Pot” raffle that takes place at all home games throughout the 2022/23 season. Volunteers will assist in selling raffle tickets throughout the game until the end of the second intermission. At that point, a drawing will take place and the proceeds raised during the game will be split between the winning ticket and Adaptive Sports Iowa. This is a tremendous fundraising opportunity for our organization that will have profound effects on our ability to provide competitive and recreational physical activities for participants with disabilities in Iowa.

The system in place for the volunteers is extremely user-friendly. Each volunteer will have a wireless device that will print the ticket as well as update a real-time amount ticker on the scoreboard.

Each volunteer will receive free admission and a free ticket to another game!

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CCC Water Station at IMT Des Moines Marathon

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Volunteers will help set up our hydration station, filling water cups for runners as they pass and cheering them on!

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Can Play Opportunity WDM Basketball and Dance

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We are looking for volunteer coaches for our 2022 Opportunity West Des Moines Basketball and Dance program. Join 1st through 6th-grade participants who are eager to have fun and learn new basketball and dance skills and techniques! Sign up for one date or come each day, whatever fits best into your schedule.

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Can Play Opportunity Waukee Basketball and Dance

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We are looking for volunteer coaches for our 2022 Opportunity Waukee Basketball and Dance program. Join 1st through 5th-grade participants who are eager to have fun and learn new basketball and dance skills and techniques! Sign up for one date or come each day, whatever fits best into your schedule.

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Can Play Opportunity Clive Basketball and Dance

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We are looking for volunteer coaches for our 2022 Opportunity Clive Basketball and Dance program. Join 1st through 6th-grade participants who are eager to have fun and learn new basketball and dance skills and techniques! Sign up for one date or come each day, whatever fits best into your schedule.

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Clive Youth Basketball League

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We are looking for help with set up and tear down during out youth basketball league. Volunteers will set up & put away tables, chairs, scoreboards and signage. You will also assist with sweeping gym floors & bleachers, taking out trash, etc. Volunteers can sign up for the morning or evening shift, or both!

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