Volunteer Opportunities


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.