The Dark Clouds have set up a service arm to do good work in an around the Twin Cities in the name of the sport we love. Our first event was in co-ordination with Surly Gives a Damn & Habitat for Humanity. Other organizations we have worked with are Second Harvest Heartland, the Sanneh Foundation, and Free Bikes 4 Kids among others.
If you have any ideas for events you would like the Silver Lining to participate in, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know!
Who: Crew of 16 volunteers
What: Field improvements for benefit of Somali-American Youth Enrichment Club
Where: Tiza Academy Field; Inver Grove Heights
When: Saturday, May 2nd from 10 am – 2 pm
We need sixteen Dark Clouds to help layout a new soccer field, over seed and fertilize, paint goal posts, repair nets, install player benches, playground cleanup, stripe tennis court / basket ball court.
These events are always a great way to help your community, to get to know your fellow fans of the beautiful game, and having a good time while doing it.
Who: Crew of 12 volunteers
What: We’re looking for 12 dedicated volunteers who like to eat burgers and drink beer. Help set up, run and tear down the 2015 twin Cities Burger Battle, all proceeds go to the Sanneh Foundation.
Date: Saturday May 16th, 2015 from 3:30 to 8.
Location: Minneapolis Armory – 1025 Broadway St. NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413.
Notes: The MN United FC will have a booth and may have the game on! 15 of the Twin Cities best restaurants will battle it out to see who can prepare the best Burger! Volunteers will get to eat and drink for free!
When: 6 to 8pm
Location: 6325 Sandburg Road #1700, Golden Valley, MN 55427
Notes Volunteers repackage bulk foods such as pasta or cereal into consumer size packages, sort and salvage damaged products or food items, sort food from food drives and donations, or label cans. These items go to our nearly 1,000 partner agencies, including food shelves and feeding programs that serve our hungry neighbors. This position requires that you are able to stand for several hours.
Bad news guys. With the game against Jacksonville falling on Memorial Day weekend, everyone that could sell you merchandise is going to be out..
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