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What can you do?

You can be a part of the solution! You can donate money, volunteer your time and talents, spread the word about the work that UCAN is doing, or request a presentation for your business, church or civic organization.

Volunteer

Volunteers are the very heart of UCAN. To extend our capacity to deliver services and to keep true to our mission, UCAN is a place where volunteers not only do the important work of providing services to those affected by domestic violence, but they also help plan and shape the work of the group. Volunteers are empowered and encouranged to grow, give, and learn. We have several opportunities for volunteering, depending on skills, expectations, availability, and level of commitment.

Our active committees are:

  • Events Committee
  • Education Committee
  • Youth Committee
  • Finance Committee
  • Media Committee

Events Committee
Coordinate TSADV Walk
Coordinate Annual Luncheon
Coordinate White Ribbon Campaign

Education Committee
Develop presentations to give to community groups
Provide annual Domestic Violence (DV) training for LE and DV advocates

Youth Committee
Develop programs aimed at youth
Develop relationships with community youth leaders
Explore ways to do more
Strategic planning
Members of board of directors
Determine what efforts UCAN will focus on

Finance Committee
Keep the financial records of UCAN
Submit application to UWPD
Submit application to Operation Roundup

Media Committee
Develop PSA's for radio
Coordinate articles for Echo Press
Social Media - Facebook - Twitter - etc
Develop material to be used on Social Media

For more information contact us.

Donate
For more than 10 years, UCAN has worked to promote safety and justice for women, children, and men. Each year donations from supporters and friends allow us to meet our goals and initiatives. UCAN is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, so your donation is tax deductible.

You may also use the printable form to mail your donation.

You may also mail your donation check to us:
UCAN Alexandria
PO Box 1246
Alexandria, MN 56308

We will send you a receipt for your tax deduction

Request speaker/training

If you would like UCAN to provide a speaker for an event, please contact us.