Foundation Volunteering

Volunteering for the Children's Foundation is a great way for individuals, along with groups and corporations, to be involved in one-time volunteering opportunities and can be at Children's, offsite or at an event.

To volunteer for the Foundation, contact Samantha Scheving at 612-813-7122 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Group Volunteers

At Children's

  • Call Bingo or share a talent on Kid's Clubhouse - two of Children's favorite tv shows! Shows are broadcast live on Children's closed circuit tv channel. (groups of 5 or less)
  • Sponsor a family lounge by providing snacks and beverages for families during their stay at Children's. (1 year commitment)
  • Provide and serve lunch or dinner for families staying at the Ronald McDonald House Inside of Children's Hospital.

Throughout the Community

  • Assemble and donate activity packets or craft kits to help keep patients, siblings and families entertained during their hospital stay or clinic visit.
  • Create handmade greeting cards for families to use during their stay at Children's.
  • Hold a drive for items on Children's wish list.
  • Get your team together and hold your own fundraiser for Children's.

At Events

  • Pitch in at one of Children's Signature Events.
  • Help out at Children's Making Safe Simple booth at the Minnesota State Fair.

Corporate Volunteers

At Children's

  • Provide lunches, snacks or parties for Children's patients and families at Minneapolis and/or St. Paul Campuses.
  • Call Bingo or share a talent on Kid's Clubhouse - two of Children's favorite tv shows! Shows are broadcast live on Children's closed circuit tv channel. (groups of 5 or less)
  • Sponsor a family lounge by providing snacks and beverages for families during their stay at Children's. (1 year commitment)
  • Provide and serve lunch or dinner for families staying at the Ronald McDonald House Inside of Children's Hospital.

Throughout the Community

  • Assemble and donate activity packets or craft kits to help keep patients, siblings and families entertained during their hospital stay or clinic visit.
  • Create handmade greeting cards for families to use during their stay at Children's.
  • Hold a drive for items on Children's wish list.
  • Get your team together and hold your own fundraiser for Children's.

At Events

  • Pitch in at one of Children's Signature Events.
  • Help out at Children's Making Safe Simple booth at the Minnesota State Fair.

Individual Volunteers

At Events

  • Pitch in at one of Children's Signature Events.
  • Help out at Children's Making Safe Simple booth at the Minnesota State Fair.