Volunteer

Dust off those red shirts and save the dates for SBC events!

Bring a corporate group. Bring a team. Bring your family. Bring a friend. Bring yourself! We are so ready to welcome our favorite “Red Shirt Volunteers” back in-person next school year.

Unable to volunteer, but still want to support our programs? When we are able to host our in-person events, we’ll need to stock up on some supplies. Check out our Program Wishlist!

SBC’s Volunteer of the Year

At the end of each school year, the SBC staff votes for an outstanding volunteer who goes above and beyond to support our organization. These volunteers have spread the word about SBC, helped create lasting partnerships, presented or volunteered at events, and more!

Mary Spychalla

2020-2021 Volunteer of the Year:

Mary Spychalla is the Gifted and Talented Services Coordinator at Valley Middle School of STEM in the Rosemount-Apple Valley-Eagan school district. Mary has served on the SBC Board of Directors since 2002. In addition, Mary champions SBC student programs at District 196 through her participation and volunteer efforts.

2019 – 2020


2018 – 2019


2017 – 2018

Russ Matthys
Public Works Director, City of Eagan / APWA-MN and CEAM member

Merilee Light
SBC Volunteer Extraordinaire

Perry Jacobson
Thrivent Financial

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SBC presents its programs in collaboration with Metro ECSU. Metro ECSU member districts can participate in SBC programs at special member rates. For more information, visit www.metroecsu.org

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