Get Involved

Get Involved


(Last updated: April 1, 2022) NOTICE: We ask that no people volunteer with Source who have knowingly had contact with someone experiencing COVID-19 in the past 10 days. We also ask that no people volunteer with Source MN who are currently experiencing any of the following COVID-19 symptoms: cough, shortness of breath, fever, chills, muscle aches, sore throat, vomiting, or a new loss of taste or smell.


We have a lot of ways to get plugged in! Join us for summer outreach, food shelf, walk-up shuttle, meal program, cooking classes, Latino Outreach, community meal, bible study, service projects, and more!

– Also see Ukraine Medical Supply Trip & Hosting Ukraine Youth Soccer MN Tour in July 

If you would like to volunteer or want more information about specific ways to get involved, please fill out the Volunteer Interest Form or email volunteer [at] sourcemn [dot] org.


Volunteer Interest Form



Volunteers Needed

Volunteer Opportunities: Fill out the Volunteer Interest Form to be contacted about volunteering!

  • Tuesdays
    • Homeless Outreach – 1 pm – 4 pm
  • Wednesdays
    • Food Shelf – Volunteers needed 1-3 pm, 3-5 pm, and 5-7 pm (this is our busiest day and we are in need of volunteers especially between 2-5pm)
  • Thursdays
    • Community meal preparation – 5 pm – 6:30 pm
    • Community dinner and Christ-based enrichment programs – 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Fridays
    • Food Shelf Prep – Volunteers needed 1-3 pm, 3-5 pm, and 4-6 pm
  • Saturdays
    • Food Shelf: 2nd Saturdays of the Month – Volunteers needed 9:00-11:30 am.
    • Lake Street Food Distribution at the former Minneapolis Kmart – May 21, June 25, July 23, August 27, September 24, and October 22.
      • Volunteer slots: 8-10 am, 9:30 am-Noon, 11:30 am-2 pm. 
      • For more info about this opportunity and to sign up, please Click HERE.

Also need volunteers to join teams that are involved with the following:

  • Make Homeless Meals or Snack Packs
    • Churches with commercial kitchens can put together homeless snack bags (a bag lunch without a sandwich)


If you would like to volunteer, please fill out the Volunteer Interest Form or email volunteer [at] sourcemn [dot] org.

Already signed up to volunteer? Click HERE for more information and what to expect.


Donation Items Needed:

Food items needed: Rice, canned black beans, pasta, mac and cheese, spaghetti sauce, canned tomatoes, peanut butter, jelly, canned vegetables, cereal, and tortillas. 

Anti-trafficking items: Examples include shampoo and conditioner, moisturizing facial masks, hair ties/ponytails, socks, and feminine products. 

Other needs: Diapers, laundry detergent, and toilet paper. These are the most requested items by our food shelf recipients. 


P.O. BOX 8212