Good Samaritan Center Volunteers

5 Places to Volunteer in Excelsior Springs

Are you wanting to get involved and aren’t sure where to start here in Excelsior Springs? The following are five places locally that you can consider giving your time to! Thanks for your interest in getting involved! There can never be enough volunteers, it seems!

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Good Samaritan Center – Downtown – Contact: Sara Noblet, 816-630-2718
This organization helps those who are less fortunate.There’s a food pantry, thrift store, multiple deliveries throughout the week, landscaping, and office help needed daily.

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Excelsior Springs Museum and Archives – Downtown – Contact: Kathy Duncan, 816-630-0101
Giving tours, helping research, or setting up displays, the museum could use help throughout the week and on Saturdays.

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Downtown Excelsior Partnership – Hall of Waters – Contact: Lyndsey Baxter, 816-637-2811
The businesses of the downtown community came together to form a sales tax base to hire a director, provide funding for beautification, run the Visitor’s Center in the Hall of Waters, and allows downtown businesses to apply for facade grants. They also host events in the downtown every Second Friday and a festival or event each month of the year.

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Chamber of Commerce – Thompson Ave. – Contact: Michael Fitzpatrick, 816-630-6161
The Chamber of Commerce hosts Waterfest, the city’s largest festival every third weekend in June. The committee meets monthly throughout the year to organize. The Chamber also owns the trolleys and could use volunteers to give tours.

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Thrive Excelsior – Contact Kim Halfhill, facebook.com/thriveexcelsior
Thrive Excelsior is made up of residents and leaders from across the community working to improve the quality of life and increase the life span of residents in Excelsior Springs. Efforts center around economic vitality, housing, and health and wellness. You can join a committee of interest and help to strengthen our community!


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