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Car Ministry Volunteer

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Give the gift of transportation to a family in need. Work on a cooperative basis with other Car Ministry volunteers to help low income families. This is an opportunity to make a transformative change in the lives of others. Work with both donors and people seeking cars. Help market the program, qualify individuals for the program, maintain records and electronic files, and perform other administrative tasks. Work one, four hour day per week.

Training covers:
Backgroung check


Contact Person: Sally O'Dwyer

Contact Phone: (703) 841-3838

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Citizenship Teachers - Falls Church

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Help your neighbors study for and pass their citizenship interivew and test! Classes are held Mondays and Wednesdays from 7- 9 pm at St. James Catholic School. Teachers are only asked to teach one class period per week. We allow teaching in pairs for those who wish to teach with a friend or spouse. No experience or foreign language ability necessary and all materials and training provided!

Classes at this location are held during the Fall and Winter semesters only.


Contact Person: Volunteer Hogar

Contact Phone: (571) 208-1572

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ESOL Teachers - Falls Church

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Give your neighbors the gift of English! ESOL (English for Speakers of other Languages) teachers needed in Falls Church at St. James Catholic Church, Mondays and Wednesdays, 7-9 pm. Teachers are only asked to teach one class period per week. We allow teaching in pairs for those who wish to teach with a friend or spouse. No experience or foreign language ability necessary and all materials and training provided!

Classes at this location are held during the Fall and Spring semesters only.


Contact Person: Volunteer Hogar

Contact Phone: (571) 208-1572

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Citizenship Teachers - Manassas

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Help your neighbors study for and pass their citizenship interivew and test! Citizenship/Civics teachers needed in Manassas. Classes are held Monday-Thursday at 6:00 pm. Teachers are only asked to teach one class period per week. We allow teaching in pairs for those who wish to teach with a friend or spouse. No experience or foreign language ability necessary and all materials and training provided!


Contact Person: Volunteer Hogar

Contact Phone: (571) 208-1572

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Citizenship Teachers - Sterling

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Help your neighbors study for and pass their citizenship exam! Classes are held at Christ the Redeemer Catholic Church on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8-9:30 pm. Teachers are only asked to teach one class period per week. No foreign language ability necessary and all materials and training provided!


Contact Person: Volunteer Hogar

Contact Phone: (571) 208-1572

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ESOL Teachers - Sterling

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Give your neighbors the gift of English! ESOL (English for Speakers of other Languages) teachers needed in Sterling. Classes are held at Christ the Redeemer Catholic Church on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8-9:30 pm. Teachers are only asked to teach one class period per week. We allow teaching in pairs for those who wish to teach with a friend or spouse. No experience or foreign language ability necessary and all materials and training provided!


Contact Person: Volunteer Hogar

Contact Phone: (571) 208-1572

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Saturday ESOL Teachers - Manassas

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Give your neighbors the gift of English! ESOL (English for Speakers of other Languages) teachers needed in Manassas. Classes are held Saturdays 10 am - 12 pm. We allow teaching in pairs for those who wish to teach with a friend or spouse. No experience or foreign language ability necessary and all materials and training provided!


Contact Person: Volunteer Hogar

Contact Phone: (571) 208-1572 x102

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ESOL Teachers - Manassas

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Give your neighbors the gift of English! ESOL (English for Speakers of other Languages) teachers needed in Manassas. Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00 am- 12pm and 6:30pm- 9:30pm. Teachers are only asked to teach one class period per week. We allow teaching in pairs for those who wish to teach with a friend or spouse. No experience or foreign language ability necessary and all materials and training provided!


Contact Person: Volunteer Hogar

Contact Phone: (571) 208-1572

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ESOL Teachers - Woodbridge

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Give your neighbors the gift of English! ESOL (English for Speakers of other Languages) teachers needed in Woodbridge. Classes are held at Our Lady of Angels Catholic Church on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7-9 pm. Teachers are only asked to teach one class period per week. We allow teaching in pairs for those who wish to teach with a friend or spouse. No experience or foreign language ability necessary and all materials and training provided!


Contact Person: Volunteer Hogar

Contact Phone: (571) 208-1572

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Naturalization Workshop Attorney Volunteers - Friday, Saturdays

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Help eligible immigrants apply to become citizens! No foreign language skills or immigration experience required. This day-long workshop will walk applicants through the process of filling out the naturalization application. Attorney volunteers conduct individual legal review of applicant's cases, and are required to sign both the N-400 application and a G-28 Notice of Entry of Appearance. If you are unable to sign these forms, please request to volunteer as a non-attorney instead (link below). Mandatory training for first-time volunteers is provided at the first workshop attended.

Click the link below to sign up to join our email distribution list. You will receive an email a few weeks out from each workshop with a call for volunteers, to which you can RSVP at that time if you'd like to attend.

Mark your calendars for these future workshops:

Saturday, August 25 in Reston
Friday, September 14 in Alexandria
Saturday, November 3 in Arlington
Friday, December 7 in Manassas


Contact Person: Cori MacFarland

Contact Phone: (571) 208-1572 x106

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Naturalization Workshop Non-Attorney Volunteer - Fridays, Saturdays

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Help eligible immigrants apply to become citizens! No foreign language skills or legal background required. This day-long workshop will walk applicants through the process of filling out the naturalization application. A few different opportunities are available for our non-attorney volunteers, from registering all incoming attendees, to working one-on-one with attendees to fill their applications, to helping staff direct and track all attendees. This is a great opportunity for law students and paralegals. Mandatory training for first-time volunteers is provided at the first workshop attended.

*Volunteers must be 18 and older*

Click the link below to sign up to join our email distribution list. You will receive an email a few weeks out from each workshop with a call for volunteers, to which you can RSVP at that time if you'd like to attend.

Mark your calendars for these future workshops:

Saturday, August 25 in Reston
Friday, September 14 in Alexandria
Saturday, November 3 in Arlington
Friday, December 7 in Manassas


Contact Person: Cori MacFarland

Contact Phone: (571) 208-1572 x106

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Job Coach, Christians are Networking, Christ House

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Wednesday evenings from 7:00 to 9:00 pm only.

Seeking individuals with Career Management, Human Resources, or similar background to assist residents of Christ House with job search skills and overall professional development. Volunteers will provide support in resume writing, self-marketing, interviewing, and networking skills as well as coaching and mentoring for success on the job and better career management. Work with men that are turning their lives around.

Please submit via email your resume and a link to your LinkedIn profile. Having this information helps us to maximize how we can leverage our volunteers' diverse professional backgrounds and personal networks for the benefit of the Christ House residents that we serve.

Volunteering will require:
Background check


Contact Person: Sally O'Dwyer

Contact Phone: (703) 841-3838

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Law Student Intern - Alexandria

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Hogar Immigrant Services' legal office seeks interns currently enrolled in law school. Interns will learn about a variety of immigration cases and will have the chance to draft documents, work with clients, research, and attend proceedings in immigration court. After submitting your volunteer application, please submit your resume, cover letter, and internship requirements to volunteer.hogar@ccda.net. You will be contacted by our supervising attorney for an interview.

Now recruiting for the Summer Semester!

Training covers:

Background check
Privacy Training


Contact Person: Volunteer Hogar

Contact Phone: (703) 594-9805 x225

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Volunteer Office Assistant - Bilingual - Alexandria

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Help us reach out to immigrants around Nothern Virginia! Hogar Immigrant Services Legal Office serves clients with a variety of immigration legal services. Volunteer office assistants will help us place calls to clients in Spanish and English. The office assistant will also have the opportunity to assist with legal cases and learn more about the law. Must be bilingual English/Spanish, be able to pass a background check, and be available at least one half day per week during office hours in Alexandria. No legal experience needed.

Training covers:
Background Check
Privacy Training


Contact Person: Volunteer Hogar

Contact Phone: (571) 208-1572

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Volunteer Office Assistant - Bilingual - Manassas

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Help us reach out to immigrants around Nothern Virginia! Hogar Immigrant Services Education Office serves clients with intensive English and Citizenship classes. Volunteer office assistants will help us place calls to clients, organize files, and test students. Must be available at least one half day per week during office hours (8 am - 9 pm) in Manassas. No experience needed. Bilingual (Spanish/English) preferred.


Contact Person: Volunteer Hogar

Contact Phone: (571) 208-1572

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Attorney Office Volunteer

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Help us reach out to immigrants around Nothern Virginia!  Hogar Immigrant Services Legal Office serves clients with a variety of immigration legal services.  Volunteer attorneys will assist with a variety of cases from naturalization to SIJS.  Must be able to pass a background check, and be available at least one half day per week during office hours in Alexandria.  Will be supervised by staff attorney.


Contact Person: Volunteer Hogar

Contact Phone: (571) 208-1572

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Arts & Crafts Instructor

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Tuesdays from 10:00 - 12:00 at St. Martin de Porres Senior Center. Creative and thrifty! Teach seniors how to make awesome Arts & Crafts projects on a budget. Our folks love everything from papercrafts, sewing projects, ceramics, and more! Must have a friendly personality, a love for seniors, and isn't afraid to use a glue gun!

Training covers:
Background check
APS Training
Privacy Training


Contact Person: Maria Mellor

Contact Phone: (703) 751-2766

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Entertainer

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Calling all musicians, loving audience ready to hear you play at St. Martin de Porres Senior Center! Our seniors love music and can't wait to hear you play. We welcome piano players, acoustic guitarists, DJs spinning classic tunes, singers, violinist, and sometimes the occasional accordion. Basically anything that makes a pleasant sound! Fill the hearts of the old with cheerful song!

Training covers:
Background check
APS Training
Privacy Training


Contact Person: Maria Mellor

Contact Phone: (703) 751-2766

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Food Wranglers - Manassas Hub

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Help us end food insecurity by working in our food distribution warehouse. Volunteers are needed to log food donations, sort, stack and pack food for distribution to area pantries. Help is needed Weekdays, and our schedule is flexible! Must be willing and able to lift moderate weight.

Training covers:
Background check
Privacy training


Contact Person: Debra Beard

Contact Phone: (703) 479-2975 x100

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Receptionist Volunteer - Bilingual

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Help us reach out to immigrants around Northen Virginia by volunteering your time as a receptionist at our legal office! Assist with answering incoming calls, taking messages and providing outstanding customer service to all clients, visitors and staff. Bilingual in Spanish required. Must be available Mondays, Thursdays or Fridays.

Training covers:
Background check
Privacy Training


Contact Person: Arielle Reynoso

Contact Phone: (703) 594-9805 x225

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Volunteer for the Day

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Help with community building and preventing isolation at our Senior Center. Volunteer at St. Martin de Porres in Alexandria on a weekday. Help with a variety of social activities and make new friends with our wonderful seniors.  Opportunity to make a difference in the life of a senior.


Contact Person: Anne Coyne

Contact Phone: (703) 751-2766

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Job Coach, Christians Are Networking, Ashburn

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Help the unemployed or undermployed find meaningful work.  1st and 3rd Tuesday evenings, 7 to 9 pm.  Help jobseekers on their journey to employment. Human resources, career counseling or similar experience helpful.  Provide support in resume writing, self-marketing, job searching, interviewing, networking and motivational support. Work with a team of dedicated volunteers seeking to help others make transformational change in their lives.


Contact Person: Sally O'Dwyer

Contact Phone: (703) 841-3838

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Computer Teachers - Manassas

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Help your neighbors earn a Northstar Digital Literacy Certificate and CEUs from NOVA community college! This basic computer class is for intermediate and advance English Language Learners who want to gain basic computer skills. the curriculum includes an introduction to the computer and computer parts, typing, Gmail and MS Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint). The ideal teacher will have some paid or volunarty teaching experience and demonstrate computer literacy. Classes will be held in our computer lab on Mondays and Wednesdays from 7:30- 9:00PM. Teachers must commit to teach one class per week. Interested in teaching with you friend or spouse? Teaching pairs are encouraged to apply!


Contact Person: Volunteer Hogar

Contact Phone: (571) 208-1572

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ESL Instructor for Senior Citizens

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Do you have experience or passion to help others learn English? Do you enjoy teaching the elderly? St. Martin de Porres Senior Center is looking for encouraging and patient teachers eager to teach ESL. No experience is necessary, training will be provided.

Training covers:
Background check
APS Training
Privacy Training



Contact Person: Anne Coyne

Contact Phone: (703) 751-2766

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Exercise Instructor

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Are you an active person looking to help others? St. Martin de Porres Senior Center is seeking volunteers to lead exercise programs for elderly. Professional Certification is desired but not necessary. Hours vary, please contact Maria Mellor for more details.

Training covers:
Background check
APS Training
Privacy Training


Contact Person: Maria Mellor

Contact Phone: (703) 751-2766

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Garden Volunteer

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Do you love the outdoors and enjoy working with your hands? St. Martin de Porres Senior Center is seeking garden volunteers to help maintain our garden. You'll help harvest, weed, water, and plant! No experience necessary!

Training covers:
Background check


Contact Person: Maria Mellor

Contact Phone: (703) 751-2766

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Senior Center General Support Volunteer

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Do you love working with the elderly? Come help improve the lives of senior citizens by leading activities, serving meals, and socializing! Hours vary, please contact Maria Mellor for more info.

Training covers:
Background check
APS Training
Privacy Training


Contact Person: Maria Mellor

Contact Phone: (703) 751-2766

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Senior Center Kitchen Helper

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Help feed the elderly! St. Martin de Porres Senior Center seeks Kitchen Volunteers to help prepare daily continental breakfast and/or lunch! Food Safety Training will be provided. Please contact Maria Mellor for more information.

Training covers:
Background check
APS Training
Privacy Training


Contact Person: Maria Mellor

Contact Phone: (703) 751-2766

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Front Desk Receptionist for Senior Center

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We are seeking friendly and outgoing individuals that like doing light administrative work to be our Front Desk Receptionist! You'll greet seniors and help them check-in for the day, while also recording activity stats and picking up phone calls. Please contact Maria Mellor for more info.

Training covers:
Background check
APS Training
Privacy Training


Contact Person: Maria Mellor

Contact Phone: (703) 751-2766

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Translator for Senior Center

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Bilingual volunteers needed!
St. Martin de Porres Senior Center is in need of volunteers to help translate calendars and provide live interpretation during guest speaker events. The senior center serves a diverse group of elder that come from over 30 different countries. Spanish, Chinese, Farsi, and Amharic are among the top languages in our senior center. Through translation services, you help prevent isolation and create more cross-cultural interaction.

Training covers:
Background check
APS Training
Privacy Training


Contact Person: Maria Mellor

Contact Phone: (703) 751-2766

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Volunteer Nurse or Nursing Student for Blood Pressure Checks

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Are you a retired nurse wanting to help others or a nursing student looking for experience?
St. Martin de Porres Senior Center is seeking volunteers to take blood pressures checks once a week. You'll conduct individual screenings for a very multicultural senior center! Great opportunity to use your nursing skills to help others!

Training covers:
Background check
APS Training
Privacy Training




Contact Person: Maria Mellor

Contact Phone: (703) 751-2766

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Senior Center - Donation Deliveries

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St. Martin de Porres Senior Center has a need for volunteers to Pick Up Starbucks Pastries within the City of Alexandria and deliver them to the senior center. Hours of volunteering vary. Please contact Luis Angel (langel@ccda.net) or Anne Coyne (acoyne@ccda.net) for more information.

Training covers:
Background check
DMV Record Review


Contact Person: Luis Angel

Contact Phone: (703) 751-2766

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Senior Center - Participant Volunteers

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This position is for Participants of St. Martin de Porres Senior Center that volunteer during the day. Volunteering includes helping in the kitchen, leading or assisting with activities or in the garden.

ONLY APPLY IF YOU ARE A PARTICIPANT OF ST. MARTIN DE PORRES SENIOR CENTER.

Training covers:
Background check
APS Training
Privacy Training


Contact Person: Maria Mellor

Contact Phone: (703) 751-2766

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Senior Center - Seasonal Student Volunteers

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Students are you looking for an opportunity to help the elderly during your summer, winter, or spring break? This is a perfect way to get community service hours while helping other. Volunteer hours are flexible but must be done during operation hours. Operation Hours are Monday - Friday from 8:30 AM - 1:30 PM.

Training covers:
Background check
APS Training
Privacy Training


Contact Person: Maria Mellor

Contact Phone: (703) 751-2766

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Senior Center - Student Groups

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For student groups interested in volunteering with the elderly, please apply for this opening by contacting Maria Mellor. Our hours of operation are Monday - Friday from 8:30 AM - 1:30 PM, please make sure your students can come during our operation hours.

Training covers:
Background check
APS Training


Contact Person: Maria Mellor

Contact Phone: (703) 751-2766

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Senior Services - Catholic Eucharist or Catholic Mass

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This position is for Catholic Priests or Deacons that would like to provide the elderly with Catholic Eucharist or Catholic Mass. This service opportunity is every Friday at 11:00 AM.



Contact Person: Gracie Ortiz

Contact Phone: (703) 751-4083

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ESOL Teachers - Alexandria

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Give your neighbors the gift of English! ESOL (English for Speakers of other Languages) teachers needed in Alexandria. Classes are held at Queen of Apostles Catholic Church on Mondays and Wednesdays from 7-9 pm. Teachers are only asked to teach one class period per week. We allow teaching in pairs for those who wish to teach with a friend or spouse. No experience or foreign language ability necessary and all materials and training provided!

Now recruting for Summer semester!


Contact Person: Volunteer Hogar

Contact Phone: (571) 208-1572

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Breakfast Volunteer at Senior Center

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Give back to the elderly!

Volunteers needed Monday - Friday from 8:00 - 10:30 am to help serve breakfast to the elderly. This job will include restocking breakfast supplies, refilling coffee & pastries, and heping seniors. Looking for volunteers that can volunteer at least once a week.

Training covers:
Background check
APS Training
Privacy Training

If you are interest please contact Maria Mellor directly at mmellor@ccda.net or by phone at 703-751-2766.


Contact Person: Maria Mellor

Contact Phone: (703) 751-2766

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ESOL Teachers - Springfield

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Give your neighbors the gift of English! ESOL (English for Speakers of other Languages) teachers needed in Springfield. Classes are held at St. Bernadette Catholic Church on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7-9 pm. Teachers are only asked to teach one class period per week. We allow teaching in pairs for those who wish to teach with a friend or spouse. No experience or foreign language ability necessary and all materials and training provided!


Contact Person: Arielle Reynoso

Contact Phone: (703) 594-9805 x225

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Counseling Front Desk Receptionist Arlington

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Work at our front desk. Greet our clients, answer calls, take messages and help staff with projects. Basic computer skills needed. Spanish fluency a plus. Work a four to six hour shift once a week on Mons, Weds, or Thurs. Great opportunity to work with a dedicated staff and to help our clients feel welcomed.

Training covers:
Background check
Privacy Training


Contact Person: Sally O'Dwyer

Contact Phone: (703) 841-3838

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Helper for Retreat for People Facing Serious Illness

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Greet and register retreatants, mingle and assist in care of retreatants, participate in scheduled activities.


Contact Person: Sally O'Dwyer

Contact Phone: (703) 841-3838

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Interpretation and Translation Assistant

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Help our refugee families adjust to life in the US! If you are fluent in English as well as Arabic, Dari, Farsi, French, Amharic, Pashto, Urdu, Spanish, Swahili, Tigrini or other language, we may be able to use your skill in asssiting with translating various documents or helping families with interpretation.

This volunteer opportunity may require:
Background check
Privacy and child protection training.


Contact Person: Arielle Reynoso

Contact Phone: (703) 534-9805 x225

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Senior Center - Computer Teacher

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Do you have experience or passion to help others learn Computers? Do you enjoy teaching the elderly? St. Martin de Porres Senior Center is looking for encouraging and patient teachers eager to teach computer lessons. No experience is necessary, training will be provided.

Training covers:
Background check
APS Training
Privacy Training


Contact Person: Maria Mellor

Contact Phone: (703) 751-2766

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LRO Temporary Pantry Help

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This is a referred opportunity that should only be signed up for if preapproved by the volunteer coordinator. Volunteers will provide help at the pantry on a temporary basis when needed.  Volunteers may be stocking shelves, sorting food, spring cleaning or helping to beautify the pantry.


Contact Person: Joanne Abbate

Contact Phone: (703) 443-2481

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Employment Assistant

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Help our refugees find employment. Coaches from the professions - medicine, engineering, accounting, law - are especially needed! Work alongside MRS employment specialists to help refugee familes become self-sufficient. Help with resumes, cover letters, online job applications, coach our clients one-on-one!

These volunteer opportunities may require:
Background check
Privacy and child protection training


Contact Person: Arielle Reynoso

Contact Phone: (703) 534-9805 x225

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Employment Assistant

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Help our refugees find employment. Coaches from the professions - medicine, engineering, accounting, law - are especially needed! Work alongside MRS employment specialists to help refugee familes become self-sufficient. Help with resumes, cover letters, online job applications, coach our clients one-on-one!

These volunteer opportunities may require:
Background check
Privacy and child protection training


Contact Person: Arielle Reynoso

Contact Phone: (703) 534-9805 x225

Click here for details or to sign up

Interpretation and Translation Assistant

Overview //

Help our refugee families adjust to life in the US! If you are fluent in English as well as Arabic, Dari, Farsi, French, Amharic, Pashto, Urdu, Spanish, Swahili, Tigrigna or other language, we may be able to use your skill in asssiting with translating various documents or helping families with interpretation.

These volunteer opportunities may require:
Background check
Privacy and child protection training


Contact Person: Arielle Reynoso

Contact Phone: (703) 534-9805 x225

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Event Coordination Volunteer

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Help with planning awareness-raising events at Catholic Charities! Several event opportunities exist for our Prison Ministry, Christians are Networking (Job Seekers), Financial Literacy, Service Projects and fund-raising needs!

You would help a team of volunteers plan events that are designed to help the community learn about specific issues related to poverty and to support the programs of Catholic Charities. These events are usually held weekends or weeknights. Help out approximately 10 hrs per month.

Training covers:
Background check


Contact Person: Sally O'Dwyer

Contact Phone: (703) 841-3835

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Saturday Breakfast at Christ House: Sta. Maria Council K of C Group (1st Saturday)

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Breakfast at Christ House
Every First Saturday
"Feed the Hungry" Prepare and Serve hot breakfast meal to our Christ House Residents.

Group Coordinator: Tim Keeton

If you are not member of the group please seek another opportunity. Thank you


Contact Person: Sister Aniliza P. Juan

Contact Phone: (703) 548-4227 x101

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Stockers - Loaves & Fishes Pantry, FRONT ROYAL, VA

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Stocking shelves at a food pantry is perhaps one of the happiest volunteer opportunities we have, because it means abundance. Volunteers are needed especially on Wednesdays, both in the morning and the afternoon. But we receive a grocery delivery every afternoon that must be weighed and put away, so the opportunities for this happy task abound!


Contact Person: Jeanne Jackson

Contact Phone: (540) 252-4320

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