Tri-CAP currently has vacancies for the Board of Directors including:
• Stearns County Low-Income Representative
The Board meets monthly on the Third Thursday, 7pm at Tri-CAP Office
Mileage reimbursement and stipends are available to Board members
who meet the low-income criteria
If you or someone you know is interested in applying for these vacancies with our board of directors, please fill out the attached application and mail it to:
P.O. Box 683
1210 23rd Ave So
Waite Park, MN 56387
Volunteer for Tri-CAP Board of Directors. The agency is governed by an 18 member volunteer Board of Directors. One third of the Board is elected officials; one third is representatives of the low income and one third are public-at-large positions. These dedicated volunteers set policy for the agency and meet on a monthly basis.
Volunteer for Tri-CAP Programs Advisory Committes. If interested in volunteering to be on a program Advisory Committes, please contact Tri-CAP, Inc. for additional information.
Volunteer drivers provide rides using their own private vehicles to the residents of Benton. Stearns and Morrison counties. Passengers are assigned to volunteers by the Tri-CAP dispatch center and may be traveling to medical appointments or a variety of other destinations. Volunteer drivers are reimbursed at the Federal IRS rate and may also be eligible for some meal reimbursements. Volunteer drivers provide an important service. To quote one of our volunteers "It's a good feeling being a volunteer driver." Call for an application if you would like to have the same "good feeling."
Volunteers are needed for Tri-CAP's VITA Free Tax Program. Help assist customers with Tax Preparation. Little or no experience required.
Tax Site Assistants, Preparers, Reviewers, and Coordinators
For detailed volunteer information please refer to our Tax Program page
We ask volunteers to commit to at least one 4-hour shift per week. Help is needed!!
Tax preparers are required to attend 14 hours of training and complete a test as required by the IRS in order to be certified prior to volunteering. There is an all day training session with three evening sessions in January. If a volunteer cannot attend those sessions, alternate training is available. Free Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits are available.
You can email us with Tax Volunteer in the subject line.