What: Volunteers needed to serve in the Kids in Need program area assisting teachers who come to choose school supplies from donation center. Volunteers will help sort, pack, prepare and restock school supplies, as well as assist teachers with shopping.
When: Groups: Monday or Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.Individuals: Tuesday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.Monday-Thursday, 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.Tuesday or Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.First Saturday of each month August-May (9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. OR 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.)
What: Volunteers needed to serve in the Product Rescue Center (PRC). Volunteers sort, inspect, and pack donated food items that are then distributed to our partner agencies. The PRC is a fun, hands-on project for groups and families and is a great team building experience. Must be able to stand for several hours and lift 5-30 pounds.
When: Tuesday: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.Wednesday and Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., and 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.Saturday: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.Sunday: 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
What: Volunteers needed to assist with painting shelter client services area and entrance.
When: Monday – Friday
What: Volunteers needed to assist with painting shelter dorms.
When: Weekdays and Weekends
What: Volunteers needed to help beautify the Covenant House campus through landscaping and cleaning. Help maintain the Kitchen & Shelter through organization and accessibility.
When: Flexible dates Monday - Friday
What: Volunteers needed to provide, prepare and serve dinner to 30 men at the night shelter OR prepare bagged lunches for 30 men.
When: Every day of the year
What: Volunteers needed to purchase, prepare, and serve dinner for 46 teens in the crisis shelter.
When: Saturday or Sunday
What: Volunteers needed to host a class and teach the youth a variety of life and career skills. Using your own talents/expertise/knowledge/passion to teach a class on topics including: job searching, resume writing, budgeting, crocheting, couponing, time management, cooking, etc.
When: Monday and Wednesday Nights (8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.) or Tuesday and Thursday (11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.)
What: Volunteers needed to teach adult education workshops on topics such as budgeting, credit management, parenting, and nutrition. Nicholas House has a 24-course curriculum that serves as a guide to experts in the field to share their knowledge and help families. Volunteers can lead a series or a one-time workshop.
When: Weekly on Tuesdays and Thursdays
What: Volunteers needed to purchase, prepare, and serve dinner for the 12 families in residence each night (approx. 45-50 people).
When: Monday - Sunday
What: Volunteers needed for “Nic’s Activity Hour” to prepare and lead activities with children while their parents attend educational workshops. Volunteers can volunteer one-time or regularly.
What: Volunteer groups needed to assist with minor repairs, painting, maintenance, cleaning and upkeep of the shelter and lawn/yard.
When: Monday-Sunday (flexible date)
What: Volunteers needed to work in the Canteen (mobile kitchen) that is taken out to deliver meals and distribute Outreach literature to homeless individuals at the Homeless Task Force Shelter and parking lots throughout the city.
When: 2nd Saturday of the month
What: Volunteers needed to assist with sorting donations of clothing and shoes in the clothing closet.
When: Any day Monday – Friday
What: Volunteers needed to select a night and provide meal, prepare, and serve to 250 clients at the Shelter. Families are served at 4:00 p.m., single women at 4:45 p.m., and men 5:00 p.m.
When: nightly Monday – Sunday