Volunteer at Allina Health Faribault Medical Center

Volunteering is a great way to explore career fields, gain valuable learning experiences and add to your repertoire for future employment and/or college entrance requirements. It is also a known way to increase self-esteem, meet new friends and develop new skills.

faribault hospital volunteer

Volunteering at Allina Health Faribault Medical Center opens a whole new world of community involvement and opportunity. Volunteering is for anyone who would like to help others in a meaningful way.

Volunteer opportunities


Allina Health Cancer Institute

Serve as a goodwill ambassador in the cancer center.

tech support

Information Desk

Provide patients and visitors with a greeting and assistance in finding their destination.

gift giving

Angel’s Attic gift shop

Greet and assist customers in making purchases.

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Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute

Provide a clean, sanitary and well-stocked environment.


Diagnostic Imaging reception desk

Greet and assist patients.


Allina Health Faribault Clinic, Information Desk

Provide patients and visitors with a greeting and assistance in finding their destination in a warm, friendly and welcoming manner.

How to become a volunteer

  • Submit an online application.
  • You will receive a link on how to complete the required steps to volunteer after you submit an online application:
    • Complete independent online orientation session within two weeks of submitting online application.
    • Complete health clearance form and screening.
    • Background study submitted by volunteer services on all applicants over 18 years of age.
  • Once you completed steps 1 and 2, a staff member from the volunteer office will contact you with information on how to schedule your onsite onboarding shift. 
benefits of volunteering at faribault hospital

Volunteer benefits

As a volunteer, you receive a 10 percent discount in the Angel's Attic gift shop. Plus, all volunteers receive a complimentary flu shot; invitations to various hospital events, including the annual volunteer appreciation event for volunteering 24 hours-a-year; and a sense of contribution and accomplishment.

Current volunteers

Online access to VicNet allows you to:

  • View your schedule
  • Sign up for additional shifts
  • Remove scheduled shifts
  • View messages, news and updates
  • Update personal information
  • Check your volunteer hours