Find Your Niche and Volunteer at the Kind Mouse

The Kind Mouse welcomes volunteers both individually and in groups. Get a group together from an office or place of employment, a neighborhood or community center, or a church. Bring your sports team for a day of service! It takes many hands to fill so many hungry tummies.

Mice Interns at Kind Mouse

Pantry Operations
Sorting and labeling donated product, repackaging bulk food, packing Mouse Nibbles pack sacks, cleaning, breaking down cardboard boxes for recycling, and other pantry-specific tasks.

Employee Match or Charitable giving
Hold a Charitable Giving campaign at your place of work to encourage employee support.

Technology Consultants
Experienced strategic technology consultants / project managers to guide our organization through technology planning. These volunteer(s) should not just be tech gurus, but also business and process experts who can learn the operations of our organization and help us architect solutions. They should be equal parts facilitator, management consultant, trusted guide, and technology expert. Provide day-to-day troubleshooting, installation, repair and support.

Pick up food donations for Kind Mouse

Food Drives
Organize a food drive at your school, office or place of worship and collect food and/or monetary donations

Office/Administration
Assist with record-keeping, document updating, and other administrative and organization related tasks.

Mouse interns
Mice Interns: An outreach program geared for youth ages 13 – 18 and their parents. These are the next generation of leaders. These teens sign an annual contract stating they will represent themselves and the Kind Mouse in a positive way while serving their community and mentoring the Mice In Training. This high energy program brings out the best in our future leaders. Through their own board they run events, food drives, speak in public and raise awareness of the mission of the Kind Mouse. Mice Interns also help with the day-to-day running of the Kind Mouse by volunteering one day a month in the office of the Kind Mouse. Bright Future Hours Are Earned. Small fees and dues are required.

Mice In Training at Kind Mouse

Mice In Training
An annual program designed for children and their parents ages 5 – 12. An enchanted, Mouse Magical program, teaching young children the importance of serving others. The children sign an annual contract stating they will represent themselves and the Kind Mouse in a positive way while serving their community. At this tender age, these future leaders are running their own board meetings, organizing food drives, packing food for the children we serve, raising awareness at festivals and events, speaking in public and running food drives at their own schools. 100% parental involvement is mandatory. Small fees and dues are required.

Logistics
Organize a food drive at your school, office or place of worship and collect food and/or monetary donations

Assist those in our 90-day Families in Transition program with budgeting.

Mouse Vision video production for Kind Mouse

Community Events
Assist with overall event planning, or leading or joining a team to help plan fundraisers and coordinate day-of-event activities.

Mouse Vision
This is our Video Production Team of hand selected by invitation only Mice Interns ages 14 – 18. Currently a summer program where the youth are taught production of awareness videos for the Kind Mouse. They write, direct, act, shoot, star in and edit the videos. Bright Future Hours Are Earned. Small fees and dues are required.

Financial Planning Consultants
Assist with overall event planning, or leading or joining a team to help plan fundraisers and coordinate day-of-event activities.

Social Media
Lend a hand with preparing and distributing social media messaging.


Submit a Volunteer Application today!

Requirements for Pantry Work during COVID-19

We are very appreciative of the number of people willing to come help at the pantry during the COVID-19 crisis. Please understand we have to take the following precautions and ensure the safety of yourself and others. Kindly signup ONLY if you fit the following criteria:

1) You are 18 to 60 years old.
2) You are healthy.
3) You have been in St. Petersburg for the past 30 days consecutively and have not come into contact with anyone who is infected.
4) You have signed and returned our Unconditional Waiver, Release and Indemnity Form. Applies to new applicants within the last 60 days.

Forms can be mailed, emailed or brought in at time of volunteering.

Feel free to wear a mask and/or gloves and bring your own sanitizer.

We have a refrigerator and microwave for your convenience.

Thank you for your kindness and dedication!

The Kind Mouse Volunteer Application

Food Sorting/Packing
Fundraising
Office/Clerical

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