Volunteer

Dream Team volunteers are committed to helping youth by offering guidance, providing assistance, and sharing life experiences.

Dream Team volunteers are dynamic role models who are dedicated to helping Dream Team Volunteersyouth.  Volunteers play a crucial role in empowering teens to become healthy and confident adults.

We have a variety of volunteer opportunities available!

To get involved, send us an email at volunteer@dreamteamdesmoines.org

While a major need is adult mentors, we can use your help in variety of areas!  See our opportunities below!
BIKING
If you’re a bike rider, or know something about biking, this may be the volunteer topic for you!

  • Mentors – Adult mentors are needed to work with the children throughout the training and through completion of RAGBRAI.
  • Mechanics – Can you fix bicycles?  If so, we need your help!
  • Route Planning – We’re always looking for fun new training routes.  Could you help us design one?
  • Indoor Training – Want to help the Dream Team get in shape?  Help us during our indoor training!  Instructors needed for spinning classes, yoga, weight training, and more!
EVENTS

Don’t ride a bike? No problem! Help the Dream Team reach out to new riders, volunteers, and corporate partners! Dream Team Volunteers

  • Team Building – The team succeeds only when every individual succeeds. This includes creating an inclusive and fun environment where everyone helps each other. If you would like to complete a fun and interactive team building event that would build the confidence of the team,please contact us!
  • Campouts – We need help at campouts!  This includes helping us ensure a safe and fun camping environment for our team.
  • Rest Stops – Have an hour on a Saturday?  We stop for water and snacks on our long rides.  You could help!
OUTREACH

Help us create some memories!

  • Volunteer Recruitment – The Dream Team can’t change the lives of teens without the help of volunteers.  Would you like to help us find great people to join our volunteer team?
  • Fundraising – The Dream Team relies on the generosity of donors to make this program a reality.  Would you like to help us?
  • Photographers/Video – We’d love to share our story with more people.  Do you have the experience necessary to help us through videography and photography?
  • Website/Blog/etc. – Do you like to work with online media?  If so, we need you!
TRUCK LOADING
  • RAGBRAI – We need chaperones to join us on our RAGBRAI adventure.  You’ll have a great time!

To get involved, send us an email at volunteer@dreamteamdesmoines.org

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