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Individual Volunteer Options

Volunteering

Volunteering is a great way to help those who are in need, meet new and amazing people, and have fun!

Please email [email protected] with any questions.

Individual Volunteer Options

Volunteer orientations and background checks are required for our ongoing programming with the children.

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ONGOING OPPORTUNITIES

Teen Night Out

Midvale Family Resource Center

Teen Night Out

The goal of this program is to facilitate activities for 13-17 year old shelter guests. Activities are usually off shelter grounds (laser tag, haunted house, movie, aquarium etc.) and there may be a fee associated.

  • Wednesdays, 6:30-9pm (approx.)
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Weekly, commitment for a minimum of 3 months

Please email [email protected] for more information.

Playgroup with the Littles

Midvale Family Resource Center

Playgroup with the Littles

*RESUMING FEBRUARY 2023

The goal of this program is to facilitate activities for children ages 2 to 5, who are not yet in school. Activities include storytime, free play, songs, crafts, and more! Serve with at least one other lead program volunteer.

  • Occurs Fridays from 9:30am-11am (kids arrive at 9:45am) at our Midvale Family Resource Center
  • Must be 16 years or older
  • Sign up for shifts based on availability
  • Weekly commitment for a minimum of 3 months

Please email [email protected] for more information.

Literacy Night

Midvale Family Resource Center

Literacy Night

*RESUMING FEBRUARY 2023

The goal of this program is to help children, ages 5 – 12 years old, become interested in reading. Volunteers read stories with the children. There is generally one on one reading time followed by a group story and a craft or activity centered on the theme or characters in the story follow to reinforce the enjoyment of reading.

  • Mondays, 5–6pm
  • Must be 16 years or older
  • Weekly, one-hour commitment for a minimum of 3 months
Palmer Court Book Club

Palmer Court

Palmer Court Book Club

The goal of this program is to help children living at Palmer Court, one of our permanent supportive housing facilities, become interested in reading. Volunteers read a story with the children. Art and snack activities centered on the theme or characters in the story follow to reinforce the enjoyment of reading.

  • Wednesdays, 4:50–6:15pm
  • Must be 16 years or older
  • Weekly, one-hour commitment for a minimum of 3 months

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