Interpretation and Translation Assistant
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 assisting with translating various documents or helping families with interpretation. These volunteer opportunities may require:Background checkPrivacy and child protection training
Contact Person: Volunteer Manager
Contact Phone: (703) 851-6388
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English Tutor and Mentor/Children - Manassas
Help our refugee families. Work with children and teens to increase their English language skills and help with other homework/school needs. Can also serve as a mentor to help youth experience events and opportunities in the local community. Make a difference.Training covers:VIRTUSCPS TrainingBackground CheckPrivacy training
Weekend Food Drive Clerks
Food Drives are a great day for youth and families to help support the warehouse in getting food in and out for those in need! Help us in receiving food donations by unloading, weighing and sorting food bags. Families welcome, children ages 12 and older please. Parents, please plan to accompany your children for youth service. *Due to Covid, we have a limited number of shifts. If you are unable to register, the shift is full. Please try another date. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
Contact Person: Debra Beard
Contact Phone: (703) 479-2975
Assembling Hygiene Packs for the needy
Catholic Charities asks you to come together with your loved ones to assemble hygiene packs.
This opportunity offers you a chance to give back to those who need our help. We appreciate your prayers and your support!
Refugee Youth Mentor
Help refugee youth navigate their new communities as a mentor! Mentors will help their mentees with professional development, academic guidance, and civic engagement.Amdist CDC advisement to limit person-to-person contact, we are suspending in-person mentoring but continuing with virtual mentoring by phone, FaceTime, and zoom. Now is a great time to join the team! We can process your paperwork remotely and offer resources and training to work with your mentee. Participants in the program are still attending online classes, completing college applications, seeking new and creative ideas for employment, and more. Mentoring is critical now and always for our program participants. Thank you for considering joining the Mentoring Youth in Virginia team.
Contact Person: Emily Wood
Virtual ESOL Teacher
Teach English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) from the comfort of your own home! We are currently recruiting teachers for our SPRING 2021 SEMESTER who are comfortable with technology and are interested in conducting lessons to adult language learners over an online platform.Lesson plans, curriculum, and training for online teaching best-practices will be provided. No foreign language proficiency is required. Volunteers are asked to commit to teach one class per week for a twelve week semester.
Contact Person: Chantal Skubic
Provide a Hot Meal
Residents at Christ House are in need of a hot, and hearty meal during this difficult time. If you are able to provide a hearty and hot NON PASTA meal for 15 men, they would be grateful. Volunteers are urged to sign up on our calendar to avoid duplications. Thank you for your generosity!
Contact Phone: (703) 841-3838
MS Access Database Administrator
St. Lucy Food Project seeks a volunteer with Microsoft Access programming skills to provide monthly reporting using our proprietary database. The database tracks monthly food distribution to pantry and distribution locations across the Diocese of Arlington. It identifies who delivered the food and to which pantry, county, and region it went, and tracks performance against regional goals. Responsibilities will include:· Monthly data entry using existing templates containing delivery data· Processing these entries in an existing MS Access database· Providing reports developed in this databaseVolunteer must be willing to make a regular (monthly) commitment for a minimum of 6 months and be highly proficient with Microsoft Access. Interview and background check are required.