Other Ways to Help
For Sioux Falls folks, text ANGELS to (605)413-1971 to get on their texting list for sign ups to help out.
If you have any boxes of masks or gloves at home, considering donating them to our health care workers who are striving endlessly to help the patients of South Dakota. Drop-off locations: Avera Fitness Center SW Employee Parking Lot, Great Plains Zoo Parking Lot, Walmart S. Minnesota Pharmacy Entrance, Sioux Falls Public Library Downtown.
Sack Lunch Distribution
For Rapid City folks, hand out sack lunches with Open Heart United Methodist Church for kids who depend on school lunch at one of their 3 distribution sites! Contact Katie at 757-646-8082.
United Way Emergency Food Boxes
For Yankton folks, load emergency food distribution boxes via car trunk pick up; coordinated through Yankton United Way and Feeding South Dakota. Volunteers will be screened and have temperature checked prior to interaction with other volunteers or public. Gloves and masks provided for volunteers loading into cars.
Thank You Health Heroes Project
For Yankton folks, volunteers coordinate lawn signs for the Avera Sacred Heart campus thanking healthcare workers and hospital staff for their service during the COVID-19 epidemic. All volunteers will work independently from home and drop off signs individually, respecting social distancing guidelines.
Yankton Blood Drive Promotion
Donate at the following times/locations for the Yankton campus at the Yankton Benedictine Center.
Wednesday, 4/8/20; 8:30am-2:00pm
Tuesday, 4/14/20; 8:30am-2:30pm
Tuesday, 4/28/20; 12:00pm-6:00pm