Volunteer Opportunities

ALIVE! (ALexandrians InVolved Ecumenically)

Volunteer Coordinator: Rebecca Hyman, Volunteers@ALIVE-Inc.org, (703) 837-9300 option 2


Description of Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities:
Family Emergency Office - take requests, fill food bags, stock shelfes. M-F, 9-12 and 12-3.
Drivers to deliver food to clients. (Alexandria City deliveries only)
Last Saturday Food Distribution at 3 sites. Aprox 8:00 to noon.
Unload food trucks 6:00 p.m. on the Friday before the Last Saturday Food Distribution.
Sort food following special food drives (several times per year)
Furniture-Using our trucks, pick up from donors and deliver to clients.
IT Assistance-On occasion, provide computer assistance to our staff.
Assist our volunteer treasurers with financial work.


Types of Volunteers Needed: Adult-individual; Adult-group; Teen (13 and up)-individual; Family; Holiday


Training Requirements: None


Hours Needed: Weekday; Weekday Evening; Weekend Day.


Easily Accessible by Public Transportation: Yes


Volunteer Center Affiliations: Arlington City Volunteer Office; Greater DC Cares; Other (Provide the name)


Ideas for a Team or Group Activity: Yes, if given advance notice. Paint classrooms in our Child Development Center, Organize a garden as a teaching tool for the children, spread mulch on playground.
Cleanup day at our shelter for women and families.


Suggestions for a Drive to Benefit this Organization: Food drive for our two major food programs.

 

Events seeking volunteers

None currently.