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Meal assistant: Metro Meals on Wheels supports more than 30 Twin Cities-area programs. One hour a week or month. Learn more at handsontwincities.org or 612-379-4900.

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Puppy raiser: Foster and help train a puppy for 8-10 weeks or 18 months to prepare them for future clients. Learn more at can-do-canines.org or 763-331-3000 x119.

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Play Docent: Volunteers welcome and introduce All Play members to the Minnesota Children’s Museum. Learn more at handsontwincities.org or 612-379-4900.

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Administrative: Prepare packets for Senior Community Services. Project is portable, with pick up from Minnetonka. Contact scsvolunteer@seniorcom munity.org or 952-767-7894.

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Be a mentor: The Footprints/Father Focus Program at Robbinsdale Women’s Center help clients set and meet goals. Learn more at handsontwincities.org or 612-379-4900.

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Find more: Hands-On Twin Cities offers a range of opportunities. Learn more about which groups need volunteers at handsontwincities.org or 612-379-4900.

Inspired? Send us your ideas about inspiring people or programs and let us know about opportunities for volunteers to get involved in the community. E-mail us at inspired@startribune.com