If you would like to donate your time to the Autism Society of Minnesota, we have a variety of ways you can help. Many of AuSM’s volunteer opportunities are connected to acceptance and fundraising events including Steps of Hope, our annual state conference, the AuSM Gala, the AuSM Golf Classic, special in-office projects and more.

If you would like to be added to the list of volunteers we call when we need special support, complete the Volunteer Sign-Up Form below and indicate the areas in which you would like to help.

Volunteer Sign-Up Form

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the Autism Society of Minnesota. AuSM is strong with the support of the Minnesota autism community, and we are grateful for all of our dedicated volunteers who use their compassion, special skills, and knowledge to forward AuSM’s mission. For the safety of the community, those interested in volunteering with AuSM will be required to participate in a background check. It is AuSM’s policy to provide equal opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual preference, age, or disability.

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  • Share the special skills and qualifications you have acquired from employment, previous volunteer work, or through other activities, including hobbies or sports. List any specific ways you feel AuSM could benefit from your help.
  • Please select your general areas of volunteer interest.
  • If you are interested in joining a committee or obtaining an AuSM Board position, please indicate your areas of interest.
  • Please select the areas in which you are able to provide AuSM with professional advice/consultation.
  • Please select those areas in which you'd be willing to assist AuSM.
  • As an AuSM volunteer, I hereby give the Autism Society of Minnesota (AuSM) permission to publish photographs or video of me in any promotional material without incurring any liability to AuSM or any photographer/videographer hired on behalf of AuSM. The materials may include, but are not limited to, newsletters, annual reports, brochures, advertisements, websites, social media sites, training materials, and/or posters.
  • The information I have provided to AuSM is true and complete. I understand that if I am accepted as a volunteer, any false statements, omissions, or other misrepresentations made by me on this application may result in my immediate dismissal.
  • Before volunteers will be allowed to interact with vulnerable children or adults, AuSM must perform a background check. Once we receive your volunteer application form, we will contact you with additional background check information.
  • Please let us know the address, phone number, and e-mail address of your emergency contact.