Volunteer Opportunities

Annandale Christian Community for Action (ACCA)

Events seeking volunteers

Annandale Christian Community for Action (ACCA) does not currently have any upcoming events in need of volunteers. To be notified of future events, please contact Annandale Christian Community for Action (ACCA) via the information below.


General Information

Volunteer Coordinator: Mary Lee Di Spirito, accacares@verizon.net, 703-256-9513

Send a notification email to the volunteer coordinator via this website

Description of Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities:
Child Development Center (703-236-0100 and accacares@verizon.net)
Assist teachers in the preschool or infant center. Donate a tuition scholarship (which may be paid in monthly installments). Make cot sheets and/or coverlets for children to use at nap time. Launder cot sheets over the weekend (once or twice a year).

Family Emergency Assistance (accacares@verizon.net)
Serve from home or workplace as a "Money Captain to take referrals and arrange for financial assistance (1 week every 3 months). **

Food Pantry (accacares@verizon.net)
Serve from home or workplace as a "food captain" (1 wk every 3 mo) to take referrals and arrange for deliveries. Deliver food from the Pantry to needy clients (as often as you agree to). Deliver food from an ACCA member church to the Pantry. Organize food collection from members of your church or another organization. Help organize the Pantry. Shop for bulk items (probably requires a truck or van). **

Furniture (703-256-9513 or ddmld@verizon.net)
Join a team to pick up and deliver "gently used" furniture on Saturday mornings (as often as you choose). Be available during the week (for a couple of hrs) to pick up and deliver. Donate gently used furniture. Interpreting for clients whose English is limited. Donate gently used furniture for the program, limited to ACCA's service area. Pick up can be arranged for large donations from hotels, retirement homes, offices for items used in the program. **

Grant Development (accacares@verizon.net) Assist with research, grant writing, and reporting. **

Meals on Wheels (ddmld@verizon.net or accacares@verizon.net)
Deliver meals M-F in the Annandale Area Be a regular driver and take a day of the week or a substitute to be called on when a driver is needed. Provide leadership as the program coordinator or the driver coordinator. **

Other Support (accacares@verizon.net)
Serve as the Organizational Representative (OR) to ACCA Governing Board for your church. Take photos, write articles or post on social media about ACCA activities

**REQUIRES access to a Computer and the Internet.

Types of Volunteers Needed: Adults; Teens (13 and up); Families; Groups of more than 25 volunteers; Corporate volunteer groups

Hours Needed: Weekday; Weekend.

Easily Accessible by Public Transportation: Yes

Volunteer Center Affiliations: Volunteer Fairfax