Monday – Thursday 10:00am to 12:00pm
Career Coaches help our families on the tough journey of finding a job. Volunteers partner with our Career Services Manager to aid our families in their personal and professional development. Volunteers assist our families with reviewing their resumes, editing cover letters, performing mock in-person and phone interviews, as well as other assigned professional tasks.
Monday – Friday, 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Children’s Champions volunteer in our elementary education department support our Elementary Education staff during the afterschool program and summer day camp. Children’s Champions are enthusiastic about assisting our staff in a variety of ways. Their duties range from 1 on 1 mentoring, helping lead planned group activities, supervising computer use, to chaperoning a trip outside or off property.
CHILDREN’S NIGHT CHAMPION
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6:30pm to 8:00 pm
Children’s Night Champions assist with preparing the food, serving the food, cleaning the dishes, and assisting the Interfaith teachers with educational and enriching activities, games, and exercises. Occurs every Tuesday and Thursday evening while parents are in Financial Coaching. This is a good opportunity for small groups, families, or individuals!
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6:30 to 8:00 pm
Our Financial Coaches meet with our families 1 on 1. They commit themselves weekly to assist in basic financial education and budget coaching for a family’s entire stay in our transitional housing program. Coaches will lead them in basic financial literacy and work together on their weekly budget to improve how they spend and save.
HOUSEHOLD BIN COORDINATOR
Interfaith now has an opportunity for you to volunteer in a special way. You and/or your group can gather together to create bins based on collected donations. Each bin will stock a specific area within the apartment. The donation bin options include Kitchen Utility Bin, Kitchen/Dining Ware Bin, Kitchen Service Bin, Cleaning Supplies & Paper Products Bin and Bathroom Bin. The Household Bin Coordinator position can be done onsite or offsite once coordinated with the Community Relations Manager & Director of Residential Services.
NEW HOME COORDINATOR
Flexible weekdays, daytime hour preferred.
New Home Coordinators help our Director of Residential Services prepare our 25 apartments for our incoming families. New Home Coordinators assist with sorting donations, cleaning and decorating apartments, and the overall organization and maintenance of our housing services.
Monday – Friday, 4:30pm to 7:00pm
Teen Tutors work with our 7th – 12th grade children in an afterschool and summer day camp setting. Teen Tutors assist our Teen Program Manager. Tutors assist our teens with math and reading exercises on computers, facilitate book club, and assist with character development games. Teen Tutors work with preparing them for higher level learning and college as they embark on the most academically influential years of their lives.
WEDNESDAY WORD AND WORSHIP
Last Wednesday. Once Monthly.
Wednesday Word and Worship church/organization partners assist by providing 6 volunteers and sponsoring dinner for adults and children. This would consist of a simple meal for approximately 30 individuals (including children). Volunteers will comprise of one small group bible study leader to lead the message, two individuals willing to provide and serve food and three volunteers to assist in the children’s area with a Bible activity.
2nd Saturday. Once Monthly. 9:00am to 12:00 noon
2nd Saturday is a volunteer opportunity for families, small groups, businesses and individuals to serve on a weekend. 2nd Saturday volunteers assist our Housing and Facilities staff with numerous tasks around our property. The most common tasks include cleaning, preparing, and decorating an apartment, deep cleaning of public spaces and children’s program spaces, sorting donated goods, and light maintenance and landscaping.
CHRISTMAS STORE HELPERS
The Christmas Store is a 3-day event for 50 Interfaith families and over 150 children in need. Interfaith provides our families with a one-of-a-kind opportunity to “shop” for all things Christmas. This annual event is a volunteer opportunity for families, small groups, businesses and individuals who wish to serve during the Christmas season. Christmas Store Helpers assist with organizing the store, sorting donations, gift wrapping, assisting the parents and children with selecting gifts, and interacting with the children during their Christmas party. This is a very exciting event!
SUMMER CHILDREN/TEEN CHAMPION
Be a Summer Champion volunteer in our summer day camp! Children’s and Teen’s Champions are enthusiastic about assisting our staff in a variety of ways. Their duties range from 1-on-1 mentoring, assisting with character development games, helping lead planned group activities, supervising computer use and chaperoning a trip outside or off the property.