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TreeHouse, Inc. is a Christian-based nonprofit organization whose purpose is to bring hope to hurting youth and families, leading to life transformation. TreeHouse provides a safe place for at-risk youth who are experiencing difficulties at home, in school or in their communities to strive and grow by combining long-term caring relationships with year-round balanced programs.

We currently have 8 locations where we serve teens from the surrounding communities: Bloomington, Brooklyn Park, Chaska, Mahtomedi, Minnetonka, New Hope, Plymouth, St. Louis Park. We also need volunteers at our main office in Edina.

Prayer Team:
Work with TreeHouse staff to form a prayer network for specific requests from and for the teens.

Location: Peace Lutheran Church – 3695 Cty. Rd. 101 N., Plymouth, MN 55446
Ages: Varies
Date(s): Anytime
Time(s): Anytime
Contact: volunteer@treehouseyouth.org or 952-238-1010
Website: http://www.treehouseyouth.org
Time Commitment: Varies

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Participate in an Art 2 Heart “Creative Hearts Event” where we join together our hearts and hands to make a difference in our community and our world through our creativity. We are currently scheduling small groups but can plug individuals into teams as well. Participants will be given hands on, creative tasks to: help Art 2 Heart with finishing touches for product that has come in from our artist cooperative in Peru, create new products, create unique packaging for products, or create products for outreach.  We have regularly scheduled Creative Hearts gatherings on Tuesday mornings from 10am-Noon and the third Thursday evening of the month from 6-8 pm, please make sure to contact us ahead of time in case there are any last minute changes.

You will learn about Art 2 Heart and our mission, which is to “ignite creativity and multiply its impact through products and partnerships to inspire hope and dignity and share the love of Jesus Christ in our world” and actually be a part of bringing this mission to life!

Location: 122 Hamel Rd., Hamel, MN 55340
Ages: varies
Date(s): Tuesday mornings 10-12PM and Thursdays 6-8PM
Contact: info@ourart2heart.org
Website: http://www.ourart2heart.org
Time Commitment: Approx. 2 hrs

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TreeHouse, Inc. is a Christian-based nonprofit organization whose purpose is to bring hope to hurting youth and families, leading to life transformation. TreeHouse provides a safe place for at-risk youth who are experiencing difficulties at home, in school or in their communities to strive and grow by combining long-term caring relationships with year-round balanced programs.

We currently have 8 locations where we serve teens from the surrounding communities: Bloomington, Brooklyn Park, Chaska, Mahtomedi, Minnetonka, New Hope, Plymouth, St. Louis Park. We also need volunteers at our main office in Edina.

Meal Host:
Prepare a meal at home, bring it to TreeHouse and serve 25-35 teens before evening program. Ideal service opportunity for families or small groups!  

Location: Peace Lutheran Church – 3695 Cty. Rd. 101 N., Plymouth, MN 55446
Ages: Varies
Date(s): Tuesdays or Thursday
Time(s): 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Contact: volunteer@treehouseyouth.org or 952-238-1010
Website: http://www.treehouseyouth.org
Time Commitment: Varies

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The TreeHouse Community Volunteer Program focuses on fulfilling the needs of TreeHouse in the communities we serve while providing meaningful engagement opportunities for the volunteers themselves.  The TreeHouse Community Volunteer Program seeks to create the best overall experience for the volunteer through adequate preparation, resources, support and infrastructure that will in return make the greatest impact on the TreeHouse youth, staff and communities.

Community Development Team Member:

Volunteer to be a member of the Community Development Team in your local area.  We have ten locations serving the Twin Cities that each have caring adults reaching out to at-risk youth

The CDT team sustains the TreeHouse ministry by focusing on the “Five Ps”:

  1. Prayer – Keep God at the center of every endeavor and decision
  2. Planning – Shape the form of the ministry in their community
  3. Promotion  – Engage the larger community around the need to today’s youth and the mission of TreeHouse
  4. Protection – Care for the needs of their local staff and volunteers
  5. Payment – Champion the fundraising efforts to support the work of their local TreeHouse 

Location: Peace Lutheran Church – 3695 Cty. Rd. 101 N., Plymouth, MN 55446
Ages: Varies
Date(s): Varies
Time(s): Tuesday or Thursday 6:30-8:30
Contact: volunteer@treehouseyouth.org or 952-238-1010
Website: http://www.treehouseyouth.org
Time Commitment: Varies

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TreeHouse, Inc. is a Christian-based nonprofit organization whose purpose is to bring hope to hurting youth and families, leading to life transformation. TreeHouse provides a safe place for at-risk youth who are experiencing difficulties at home, in school or in their communities to strive and grow by combining long-term caring relationships with year-round balanced programs.

We currently have 8 locations where we serve teens from the surrounding communities: Bloomington, Brooklyn Park, Chaska, Mahtomedi, Minnetonka, New Hope, Plymouth, St. Louis Park. We also need volunteers at our main office in Edina.

Volunteer Host:
Do you have gifts in hospitality and/or project management/administration? Would you like to put those gifts to use in a worthwhile capacity? Serve as a TreeHouse Volunteer host! You’ll interact with volunteer groups in a practical hands-on-manner. This opportunity is ideal for a retired individual or couple, or an entire family.

Location: Peace Lutheran Church – 3695 Cty. Rd. 101 N., Plymouth, MN 55446
Ages: 16+
Date(s): Varies
Time(s): one-time or on-going
Contact: volunteer@treehouseyouth.org or 952-238-1010
Website: http://www.treehouseyouth.org
Time Commitment: 2.5 – 5 hours/month

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TreeHouse, Inc. is a Christian-based nonprofit organization whose purpose is to bring hope to hurting youth and families, leading to life transformation. TreeHouse provides a safe place for at-risk youth who are experiencing difficulties at home, in school or in their communities to strive and grow by combining long-term caring relationships with year-round balanced programs.

We currently have 8 locations where we serve teens from the surrounding communities: Bloomington, Brooklyn Park, Chaska, Mahtomedi, Minnetonka, New Hope, Plymouth, St. Louis Park. We also need volunteers at our main office in Edina.

TH Next Coaching
TH Next Coaching is a one-to-one coaching opportunity to help students develop an educational or vocational path for the future. Services include (but are not limited to assisting with):

  • ACT preparation
  • Essay writing
  • College applications
  • Financial aid consulting
  • Resume/interview preparation
  • Guidance in their transition after high school

Location: Peace Lutheran Church – 3695 Cty. Rd. 101 N., Plymouth, MN 55446
Ages: Varies
Date(s): Varies
Time(s): one-time or on-going
Contact: thnext@treehouseyouth.org or 952-238-1010
Website: http://www.treehouseyouth.org
Time Commitment: 2-4 hours per month

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The TreeHouse Community Volunteer Program focuses on fulfilling the needs of TreeHouse in the communities we serve while providing meaningful engagement opportunities for the volunteers themselves.  The TreeHouse Community Volunteer Program seeks to create the best overall experience for the volunteer through adequate preparation, resources, support and infrastructure that will in return make the greatest impact on the TreeHouse youth, staff and communities.

Van Driver:

Invest directly in the lives of teens at a TreeHouse location during Going Deeper and Support Group programs. Drive a TreeHouse van from your local TreeHouse to pick-up 6-7 teens for dinner and group sessions, then return them home safely. Online training required. You may do this with a friend!  

Location: Peace Lutheran Church – 3695 Cty. Rd. 101 N., Plymouth, MN 55446
Ages: 18+
Date(s): Tuesdays or Thursdays
Time(s): 5:30 – 6:30 pm and 8:30 – 9:30 pm
Contact: volunteer@treehouseyouth.org or 952-238-1010
Website: http://www.treehouseyouth.org
Time Commitment: Varies

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TreeHouse, Inc. is a Christian-based nonprofit organization whose purpose is to bring hope to hurting youth and families, leading to life transformation. TreeHouse provides a safe place for at-risk youth who are experiencing difficulties at home, in school or in their communities to strive and grow by combining long-term caring relationships with year-round balanced programs.

We currently have 8 locations where we serve teens from the surrounding communities: Bloomington, Brooklyn Park, Chaska, Mahtomedi, Minnetonka, New Hope, Plymouth, St. Louis Park. We also need volunteers at our main office in Edina.

Youth Outreach Volunteer:
Support Group Volunteer Invest directly in the lives of teens by acting in a support role for the crazy games, funny skits, relevant media, and inspirational teaching that make up Thursday’s Going Deeper program. You’ll have a front row seat to witness how this positive environment builds healthy relationships with God, self, and others.

 

Location: Peace Lutheran Church – 3695 Cty. Rd. 101 N., Plymouth, MN 55446
Ages: 20+
Date(s): Thursdays
Time(s): 6:30-8:30PM
Contact: volunteer@treehouseyouth.org or 952-238-1010
Website: http://www.treehouseyouth.org
Time Commitment: Minimum of 12 months, available from approximately 6:30-8:30PM on Thursday evenings

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The TreeHouse Community Volunteer Program focuses on fulfilling the needs of TreeHouse in the communities we serve while providing meaningful engagement opportunities for the volunteers themselves.  The TreeHouse Community Volunteer Program seeks to create the best overall experience for the volunteer through adequate preparation, resources, support and infrastructure that will in return make the greatest impact on the TreeHouse youth, staff and communities.

TreeHouse Events Volunteer:

Serve on a planning committee for a TreeHouse event and assist with various fundraising

related tasks such as sponsorship and auctions.  If you don’t want to serve on a committee but want to be involved, volunteer your time and talent to work at one or more of our various events.

Location: Peace Lutheran Church – 3695 Cty. Rd. 101 N., Plymouth, MN 55446
Ages: Varies
Date(s): Varies
Time(s): 2.5 – 5 hours per month
Contact: volunteer@treehouseyouth.org or 952-238-1010
Website: http://www.treehouseyouth.org
Time Commitment: Varies

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Moms in Prayer International (formerly Moms in Touch) is a Christian ministry encouraging women throughout the world to pray for children and schools. Groups meet to pray scripturally and specifically for one hour, usually weekly, through the Four Steps of Prayer. Resources on the website www.MomsInPrayer.org offers prayer sheets to help the group leader.

Location: At a local home or church
Ages: Any woman with a heart to pray for children and schools
Date(s): Varies
Time(s): At your convenience!
Contact: info@MomsinPrayer.org
Website: http://www.MomsInPrayer.org

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