Volunteer Opportunities

Are you looking to get involved in your community or to give back to your community? Here

is a list of the many areas in Mitchellville you can get involved in:

City of Mitchellville

Board/Commission: Planning & Zoning, Board of Adjustment, Park & Recreation, Tree, and Library

Application to serve on City Board or Commission

If Interested contact Mayor Dean at dean.brand@mitchellville.org. You can also contact City Hall and speak to the City Administrator Tammi Dillavou at City Hall 967-2935 or tammi.dillavou@mitchellville.org for applications.

First Congregational United Church of Christ

Facebook info

211 Park Ave. NE, Mitchellville, IA 50169 (515) 967-2334

Worship on Sundays at 10:00 a.m.

The Vine

The Vine hosts FREE programs for Preschool thru High School kids! We are community supported and funded. We accept donations and we always need volunteers! Grade 6 and up can help with our Monday program.

Volunteer opportunities include providing meals, tutoring a student, teaching music, creative arts, sports, domestic skills, technology or a skilled trade. For more information  visit Facebook

Contact Candy Deel for more info:

(515) 721-2248

Heritage Word of Life Church

Pastor Doug Rohrer

102 2nd Street NW, PO Box 396, Mitchellville, IA 50169 (515) 967-3330 Website Facebook

Service times:

Sunday: Sunday School for all ages at 9:00 am, Morning Worship at 10:00 am, Evening worship at 6:00 pm

Wednesday night: Adult Bible Study & Youth Group at 7:00 pm

Mitchellville American Legion Post 155

Commander – Ken Gray, 515-971-3098

Hall Rental: Karl Moeller, 515-967-0513, or 515-770-7773.

Monthly Meetings: 1st Tuesday of each month at 7 pm at Legion Hall

1st Saturday of Month, Pancake Breakfast

Mitchellville Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)

Pastor Rachel Fredericks

210 Third Street NW, Mitchellville, IA 50169 (515) 967-4286

Adult Devotion Time, 9:00 am, Sunday morning;

Traditional Worship, 10:30 – 11:30 am

WOW Youth Groups every Wednesday, starting Wednesday, Sept. 12th, Preschool-5th grades: 5:30-6:30 pm Meal for all age groups: 6:30-7:00 pm,6th-12th grades: 7:00-8:00 pm


Mitchellville Community Development

President Jon Woods (515) 967-2350

Meetings as needed. Look for ways to improve the city and community. In the past few years held a town hall meeting for ideas for the community, meet candidate night for those running in a city election, created a brochure for the city, helped the city fund Capital Improvement Plan, and fixed the fountain in the park. Always looking for new ideas.

Mitchellville Elementary PTA

Contact via Email: mitchellvillepta@gmail.com

Meetings are held on the 1st Thursday of the month at 6:00 p.m. in the Mitchellville Library. The PTA helps raise money in various ways throughout the year for our student and staff needs at Mitchellville Elementary.

PTA President: Jen Kokke Vice: Kara Ohorilko Treasurers: Stacy Vestal & Mollie McCoun Secretary: Amber Reisinger

Mitchellville Lions Club

40 Years of Service – Chartered March 30, 1972

President Margaret Stout (515) 967-5858 maggie.stout@msn.com

Men and women who volunteer their time to help those in need locally, state-wide, and globally.

Meets in the Christian Church on 2nd and 4th Mondays at 7:45 P.M. www.IowaLions.org/Mitchellville

Mitchellville United Methodist Church

Pastor Candraeah Carey 515-967-3388

200 Second Street NW, Mitchellville IA 50169 (515) 967-3388

Sunday School 9:15 am, Sunday Worship 10.30 am


Mitchellville Volunteer Fire

Chief Mike Twohey (515) 967-9324, rescue5707@msn.com

Meetings/training: 1st, 2nd, 3rd Sundays 5 pm, Applications can be picked up at City Hall or email Chief.

Billing Questions: Matt Cleverley, www.matt.cleverley@mitchellville.org

Thomas Mitchell Days Committee

Chair: Amerist Chambers, thomasmitchelldays@gmail.com

Annual Celebration: September, Meetings: 3rd Sunday monthly starting January thru June, then start bi-monthly July thru September, thank you dinner in October and break November and December.

Volunteer: chair events, planning, during event helping set up and run events, always looking for new ideas and anyone is welcome to volunteer, with fun opportunities.

Thomas Mitchell Historical Society

Officers: Amerist Chambers 515-321-0536

Church address: 203 Fourth Street NW, Mitchellville, IA 50169

Meetings as needed, twice a year cleaning of the church, volunteers involved in saving the history of the community. Rent out the church for events such as weddings.

*We hope you take the time to look into some of these organizations to find what interests you. Set a goal to donate some time each month to an organization you have an interest in!