Volunteer Opportunities - Critical Needs
Below is a list of opportunities that are urgently in need of volunteers. Click on a job to learn more about it.
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After-Mass Hospitality Provide welcome and hospitality to all following our weekend liturgies. Greet parishioners and help serve our famous doughnuts in Teresa of Calcutta Hall. Or staff our Information Desk to answer questions and help visitors register to become members of our parish community. Time commitment is about 30 minutes on a regular or occasional basis.
Basilica Day Help provide extra-special hospitality for this day celebrating the founding of The Basilica. Choose how you'd like to help: set-up tables & tents, decorate, run children's games and activities, scoop ice cream, clean-up.
Christmas Musical Annual Epiphany festival with combined Basilica choirs and guest performers. Volunteers assist with costumes, sets, lighting, publicity and rehearsals.
Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion The Basilica is GROWING and Eucharistic Ministry is growing with it! Be a part of this amazing spiritual ministry. Teams serve once a month. Open to current members of the parish. Confirmation in the Catholic Church required.


Gardening & Grounds Coordinator Organize and schedule the work of the awesome volunteers who keep the Basilica grounds looking beautiful. Communicate schedules, assignments, and other information to team members. The more that can be accomplished by volunteers, the less the Basilica needs to spend outsourcing this work. Contact Susan at 612-317-3406 Tues-Thurs for more information.

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Volunteer Opportunities - Open Opportunities
Below is a list of opportunities that are currently recruiting volunteers. Click on a job to learn more about it.
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Acolyte Acolytes (altar servers) have the unique privilege of serving God at the altar. Training is provided and acolytes serve once a month.

Adult Confirmation Sponsor To sponsor adults who are going through The Basilica's process of Adult Confirmation Preparation
Adult Learning Hospitality Helper Help in setting up, serving, and cleaning up hospitality (refreshments) at Adult Learning Events.
Altar Guild Members of the Altar Guild care for the vessels, vestments, shrines, and chapels of the Basilica. With guidance from the coordinator of liturgical celebrations, guild members set their own schedule and select the tasks which interest them.

Archives Volunteers assist the Archivist with ongoing and one-time projects: Cataloging archival materials, rehousing fragile items, researching events and the provenance of items in the collection.
Basilica Voices for Justice Network Raise your voice for justice! Join The Basilica's advocacy network. You will receive one to two e-mail action alerts each month inviting you to contact your legislators about local, state or national issues and informing you about opportunities to learn more about advocacy.

Blessing of the Wheels Once every year we invite parishioners and non-parishioners alike to join us for the Blessing of the Wheels. This can include all types of personal, wheeled transport from strollers, bikes, wheelchairs, skateboards, rollerboards, and much more. This event includes information tables, food vendors, a blessing of bikes, and group ride. Support the event in a variety of ways, including setup and take down, hospitality, and bike corral security.
Blood Drive Coordinator Serve on team coordinating two blood drives at The Basilica each year. Work with Memorial Blood Centers to schedule dates, publicize event through Basilica communications, staff donor sign up tables after Masses prior to the blood drive.

Cantor Lead the assembly in song during liturgies approximately once a month. Vocal proficiency and experience is required and cantors rotate throughout all liturgies. Mandatory workshop on Wednesday (6:00pm-700:pm) before your Sunday assignment. Selection by audition and appointment.
Care Center Ministry Serve at Care Centers. Visit with residents, bring them Eucharist, or help with liturgical services. Background check required.


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Contact Ashley Wyatt to discuss these and other possibilities.