Call to Action – Volunteer Opportunities

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National Alliance on Mental Illness Prince William is looking for an experienced volunteer bookkeeper and development coordinator.  If you have the passion for planning and coordinating community outreach and fundraising events, please submit your resume to Marjorie at info@nami-pw.org.

K-9 Serving Vets is selling great travel mugs to support their work in matching veterans with service dogs.  Please visit goo.gl/MfuJ9t for your new mug.

Mark your calendars for Saturday, Feb. 10 for our Volunteer Recruitment Fair at Manassas Mall from 11:00 a. m.-2:00 p. m. We have over 25 local agencies attending that can inform you of their volunteer opportunities to make the best use of your time, talent and passion.  We’ll be at the Macy’s Court, so come on by!

The Autism Society is looking for volunteers to help with events, administrative support, planning, programs and much more.  Please email Kristen at volunteer@asnv.org to learn more.

CASA Children’s Intervention Services is looking for volunteer advocates to represent a child suffering from abuse or neglect right here in our community. This is a very special volunteer job! Come to their next volunteer information session on Wednesday, Feb. 28 from 6:00-7:00 p. m. at the offices of Imagine in Old Town Manassas (9415 West Street) to learn about this job and the extensive training provided.  Please call Suzanne at (703) 330-8145 or via email smitchell@casacis.org to learn more.

Serve our Willing Warriors is having their next volunteer orientation on Feb. 28, 6:00-7:00 p. m. Come learn about all the wonderful opportunities and tour the retreat at 16013 Waterfall Road, Haymarket.  Please email them at volunteer@willingwarriors.org if you can attend.

SERVE in Manassas needs Spanish Speakers! To help with client intakes for food assistance. Duties include review and update client files, help families with registration forms for assistance, and other admin duties.  Come help at any of the following shifts: Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays 9:00-11:30 a. m. or 12:30-3:30 p. m., Wednesdays 9:00 a. m.-12:00 noon or 4:00-7:00 p. m. and Fridays 9:00-11:30 a. m. Please call Navara at (571) 748-2536 or via email at ncannon@nvfs.org to learn more

Hey teens – great volunteer job for Spring Break with I CAN Bike- volunteers 15+ years old are needed to help with their camp March 26-30 at Colgan Senior High School. Duties include providing physical, emotional and motivational support to kids with Autism learning to ride a bike. Please call Jennifer or Yukiko at (571) 989-3618 or via email at pwcicanbike@gmail.com

The Lutheran Church of the Covenant in Dale City wants to pack 30,000 meals for Rise Against Hunger on March 10.  Super fun, family friendly event to help those less fortunate.  You can choose either morning or afternoon shift.  Please visit whatsupwoodbridge.com for the link to register.

Project Mend-A-House is now registering participants for their Live Well Workshops. This chronic disease self-management program meets at the Manassas Senior Center on Thursday mornings. They are also gearing up for their next volunteer training series for Stanford Chronic Disease Self-Management program.  Training begins March 7 from 9:00 a. m.-4:00 p. m. as well as mandatory attendance on March 9, 14 and 16.   Please call Martha at (571) 264-8559 to learn more.

The Young Center is looking for adult volunteers to be child advocates for unaccompanied immigrant children. The next training is March 3  and 4 to give you all the tools needed for the child’s immigration process and their life in general.  Please email  tkitchen@theyoungcenter.org to learn more.

First Tee of Prince William County promises spring is right around the corner so volunteers are needed to teach kids the fundamentals of a good golf swing.   Come join the fun of sharing the game of golf with kids while also sharing dealing with life’s issues.  Please call Alan at (703) 792-8064 to learn more.

People Incorporated is looking for volunteer tax preparers willing to be certified as an IRS VITA Income Tax Preparer for the 2018 tax season.  This special tax preparer assists low-income individuals and families with tax preparation at Saint James Episcopal Church, 73 Culpeper Street, Warrenton.  Training is required, but you will be helping this vulnerable population navigate through their tax forms and IRS regulations.  Volunteer Greeters are also needed to welcome those who visit the site, distribute forms, and create a pleasant atmosphere for the clients. For more information, please call Jeanne at (571) 445-3020 or email jhaley@peopleinc.net.

The good folks at ACTS are in need of volunteer groups (large and small) who can help with various facilities projects such as grounds work, painting and helping their shelter create more space.  Volunteers must be at least 16, and this is family friendly!  Please contact Tamika at tmartin2@actspwc.us to learn how you can support this agency’s programs.

The Retired & Senior Volunteer Program is in urgent need of volunteers age 55+ to teach fourth-grade children the life skills to keep them safe alone and safe at home.  Volunteers must be available during school hours.  This fun curriculum is very interactive and of course the kids are very fun.  Training is provided; please call Jan to learn more at (571) 292-5307 to be part of the RSVP team.

If you are looking for other opportunities, please call  Volunteer Prince William. Jan can help you with the Retired and Senior Volunteer (RSVP) opportunities at (703) 369-5292 ext. 1, Shelley can help with any individual or group projects and send you weekly updates if you’d like. Shelley is at (703) 369-5292 ext. 0, and Bonnie can help you with opportunities available in Disaster Preparedness at (703) 369-5292 ext. 3. Please visit volunteerprincewilliam.org. Thanks so much for all you do in our community.

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