5:00 PM on Tuesday, September 21
Repeats every week on Tuesday at 5:00 PM, through December 31.
Come serve with us and make an impact in our community.
Our Vision: To see families’ lives transformed breaking the cycle of poverty and homelessness. Our Mission: To demonstrate the healing power of Christ’s love to families through relationships and resources. We have ongoing volunteer opportunities within our organization.
Listed below are ways to serve with us. If interested please head over to our website and fill out a volunteer application https://gracelikerainministries.org/volunteer/
Questions -- Please send us an email at [email protected]
Family Coach: Encourage, motivate, and walk alongside our families to help them to accomplish goals laid out by the caseworker. Training and support groups will be provided, along with one-on-one mentoring from the coordinator. Typically a 1-2 year commitment where you will communicate with your family on a weekly basis, requiring anywhere from 1-4 hours per week, depending on the needs of your family as well as your availability.
Financial Coach: Engage with our Grace Like Rain families in the Faith and Finances Program. Faith and Finances is an 8-week program developed by the Chalmers Center where our families receive practical financial tools grounded in biblical principles. A financial coach will commit to attending our Faith & Finance class every Tuesday for 8 weeks.
Life Skills Classes Volunteers: Childcare Volunteer: One-time event volunteers and weekly volunteers during Faith and Finances and Parenting class sessions.
Meal Volunteer: Provide dinners and meals (Grab and Go Bags until COVID lifts). Tuesdays and Wednesday nights.OR help Grace Like Rain place a food order, pick it up, serve, and clean up afterward. https://gracelikerainministries.org/sign-up/volunteer-opportunities/
Wheeler House Shelter Volunteers: Birthday Celebrations – Coordinate small monthly birthday parties for all children in the program. – Develop a budget for monthly birthday celebrations – Purchase birthday items with a provided gift card (decorations, cupcakes, balloons, birthday gift, gift bag, napkins, plates, etc.). – Decorate for the party – Attend the party (if available) Develop Family Fun Nights – Plan Family Fun nights for our families in Wheeler House! – Develop themes – Create a list of activities (movie night, games, etc.) – Purchase supplies for a fun night (popcorn, pizza, etc.) Develop Outdoor Activities for Children – Create fun, interactive outdoor activities for children in a large backyard and play area – Purchase supplies for activities as needed Organization – Take inventory and organize Shelter donations – Organize Shelter Pantry and Storage area.