Brainerd Area News

The Interfaith Volunteers Invite You To Make Someone’s Day With A Phone Call


Many of our senior citizens are more isolated than ever by the COVID-19 outbreak.

You can join The Interfaith Volunteers in reaching out with a simple phone call.Ann Silgen and her staff are busy establishing a phone outreach program that will provide social contact for those that are homebound and yes, lonely.

Are you interested in making someone’s day a little brighter?Contact The Interfaith Volunteers AT (218) 820-7454 or visit their website for more information:

You’ll be asked to provide enough information for a quick on-line background check.Interfaith Volunteers will provide you with a calling list of seniors and some tips on how best to begin your conversation.

Yes, we can reach out even in this time of social distancing!  All it takes is a little of your time.

The Interfaith Volunteers are committed to keeping seniors safe and comfortable in their homes.  Their volunteers have provided construction of wheel chair ramps and low rise steps along with minor home repairs.  They provide occasional housekeeping, meal preparation and lawn care and snow removal services. They run errands and deliver groceries and medications.  This is a special group of community minded people and they’d love to have you in their ranks.