Event Volunteers

Make a positive impact in the Greater Mankato community by volunteering for one of YWCA Mankato's events!

Women of Distinction

Women of Distinction honors and recognizes women and girls of all ages from the Greater Mankato Area whose achievements have made a significant contribution to community life and embody the mission of the YWCA.  Volunteers will help with the silent auction at the event.  

Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Verizon Wireless Center, Mankato

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11th Annual Girls on the Run 5k

The Girls on the Run 5K is the culmination of all the hard work the Girls on the Run participants have done throughout the season.  Along with the girls, hundreds of community members join in for this inspiring run/walk event. 

Volunteers are needed to ensure this is a fun, safe and successful event for the runners/walkers.  Volunteer duties range from registration to refreshments, water station to activities, and so much more!  

Saturday, April 27th, 2019

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Amazing Race

Teams of four race throughout Mankato solving clues and completing challenges that test them physically or mentally.  The first team to complete all challenges and cross the finish line earn prizes and bragging rights! 

Challenges are completed at local businesses or organizations.  Volunteers are placed at the business or organization and will assist with the challenge.  Duties will vary from site to site.

2019 date TBD

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Women's Leadership Conference

Volunteers serve as WLC Committee Members. The annual Women’s Leadership Conference is designed by women for women to further YWCA Mankato's mission of eliminating racism and emPOWERing women! The WLC gathers together hundreds of women to discuss women’s roles as leaders in business, the community, and family life. 

2019 date TBD  
Verizon Center, Mankato MN

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