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To protect the health and safety of our patients and staff, we have suspended all in-person volunteer programs and services until further notice. 

Learn more about coronavirus (COVID-19).

Volunteering at District One Hospital opens a whole new world of community involvement and opportunity. Volunteering is for anyone who would like to help others in a meaningful way.

Ways to serve

Volunteer opportunities

  • Virginia Piper Cancer Institute: Serve as a goodwill ambassador in the cancer center.
  • Information Desk:Provide patients and visitors with a greeting and assistance in finding their destination.
  • Angel's Attic gift shop: Greet and assist customers in making purchases.
  • Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute: Providing 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.

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.

Become a volunteer

Click and complete the online application. Once the application has been received, a background study approved and health clearance is complete, the Volunteer Coordinator will contact you to schedule a facility orientation.