Area Needs & Benefits

Counties served by South Central South Dakota RSVP


  • Bon Homme
  • Clay
  • Davison
  • Yankton

Area Needs



RSVP is in need of volunteers for the following:


  • 4-H Achievement
  • Big Friend/Little Friend
  • Chamber of Commerce
  • Community Policing
  • Corn Palace Activities
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Head Start
  • Hospital
  • In-Home Care Services
  • Literacy and ESL Tutors
  • Meals on Wheels
  • Museums
  • Nursing Homes




  • Public Transit Companions
  • Reading Tutors/Mentors
  • Sack Pack
  • Salvation Army
  • Senior Centers
  • Senior Meals
  • SHIINE
  • Teddy Bear Treasures
  • Thrift Store/Clothing Closet
  • Transportation to Appointments
  • Visitor Centers
  • Warm up with RSVP

Benefits


Among their many accomplishments RSVP volunteers:
  • Build housing for low-income neighbors
  • Change lives by mentoring and tutoring young people
  • Help local law enforcement make communities safer
  • Provide food for the homeless and hungry
Just a sample of what RSVP volunteers did in one year:
  • Distributed nearly 40 million pounds of food, feeding over 2.5 million people
  • Provided health care services to more than 5 million individuals
  • Tutored more than 100,000 kindergarten through 12th grade students
As an RSVP volunteer you’ll receive:
  • Free volunteer placement
  • Quarterly newsletter
  • Supplemental accident and liability insurance
  • The chance to learn something new every day
  • The opportunity to you your experience and skills
  • The satisfaction of knowing you are making a difference
  • Volunteer name tag