Community Thread makes volunteering easy. We connect people and enrich lives in the greater St. Croix Valley.
Community Thread makes volunteering easy! Look what we’ve done in just the past five years. Imagine what you can help us do in the next five years.
Our Senior Centers in Bayport and Stillwater offered a variety of programming to more than 1,500 participants every month, with an average of 17,000 visits each year.
The Transportation Program helps meet a critical need for access to community and medical services, thereby enabling people to lead healthy, independent lives. Volunteer drivers provided 8,087 rides and logged more than 295,000 miles assisting those in need.
The Medical Reserve Corps grew from 60 to 423 members who have been trained and remain on call to respond to local, state and national emergencies.
7,900 people were connected to local volunteer opportunities via our Volunteer Center.
Through the Holiday Bureau, more than 700 volunteers sponsored 3,700 children, parents, seniors, and adults with disabilities experiencing difficult times at the holidays.
Members of the Neighborhood Service Exchange provided 11,000 service exchanges ranging from household assistance like cleaning, painting and chores to yard work and business-related services.