Volunteer Opportunities

No matter your skills or talents, no matter how much time you’ve got, whether you’re an individual or part of a group . . . you can begin to transform a life today!

To sign up, fill out the Volunteer Application and let us know how you would like to serve!

Once you're accepted you can always schedule a time by contacting Volunteer Services at (602) 346-3363 or volunteer@phoenixrescuemission.org.

**News Flash**

We are working on a new Volunteer software system that will provide you with up to the hour information and scheduling options for volunteer opportunities – Volunteer Hub. We will need a little help from you to update your information and create an account. Look for more information to arrive in your inbox soon!

Our Annual Easter Event is Right Around the Corner!

Community Easter Event on Saturday, April 8, 2017.
There will be only 1 shift for this event. 

8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.


Volunteer Opportunities
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Please contact Volunteer Services:  volunteer@phoenixrescuemission.org or 602-346-3363 to let us know where you would like to serve – egg hunt, egg/spoon relay, balloon animals, cotton candy, popcorn machine and snow cone machines (volunteer provides all equipment, supplies and volunteers to staff), crafts (volunteer provides), chapel ministry, parking attendants, food bag distribution. Learn more here http://phoenixrescuemission.org/events/community-easter-event/

Easter Baskets:

If you would be interested in helping us by providing filled Easter baskets, just let us know how many baskets you would like to fill.

Sponsorship:

If would like to sponsor a bounce house, popcorn, cotton candy or snow cone machine, please contact Oscar Barajas at obarajas@phoenixrescuemission.org or at 602-346-3383 for more information.

New Volunteer Opportunities


Cookie/Catering Driver – Women Only

We have a growing social enterprise business that needs you!   You will provide scheduled delivery and driving support for Cookie/Catering SE Coordinator. You may assist with last minute preparation for deliveries but you will be primarily fellowshipping and driving to scheduled events. You must be able to pass all PRM driver requirements and training. Help us grow this vital enterprise that provides occasional job opportunities for our clients and revenue to support PRM. Weekdays 8am-2pm.

Financial Coach/Teacher

Do you have financial expertise, in principle and practice, with some teaching experience to large groups?  We need 1-2 teachers to rotate teaching a 6-8 week curriculum (CROWN/Financial Peace University) to our clients at the CSC.

Topics include: Understanding Money, Saving, Budgeting, Giving, Debt and Investing. Monday nights from 7-8pm preferred at the CSC and days at the CLC.

Barber/Stylist

We would love to have a consistent group of barber/stylists to cut men’s hair at the CSC. Please call Melissa if you have some time to offer your services. Lots of
flexibility with your schedule.

 

Call Melissa at 602-346-3388 or contact Volunteer Services at 602-346-3363 or volunteer@phoenixrescuemission.org to find out more or to schedule an interview.   

Changing Lives Center


Graduation Coordinator

Do you love to celebrate the success of others? The graduates from our programs are inspiring and have worked very hard to complete various phases of our programs. We are looking for a dynamic person who must have initiative, leadership skills, enjoy event planning, organization skills, ability to communicate well with others and have a happy heart. The coordinator will be responsible for coordinating bi-monthly pre-designed graduation ceremonies that occur on both our men’s and women’s campuses. The coordinator will need to be on campus from 4pm - 8pm on the night of the graduations.

Food Service Instructors/Prep Worker/Sous Chef

Our clients, at both our men's and women's campuses, are learning culinary and food industry skills to use in future employment. We need help with advising and coaching clients in the kitchen on preparation methods. Flexible shifts are available, 8-5 weekdays.

Please contact Chef Johnny Dean at jdean@phoenixrescuemission.org or 602-688-6233 for more information or to schedule an interview.

Cookie/Catering Volunteer

If you enjoy wearing an apron and don’t mind a bit of flour in your hair …. We have a growing social enterprise business that needs you on Wednesdays from 9am – 2p. You will assist in rolling cookies, bagging cookies, putting sticker's on cookie bags, helping chop vegetables for catering, assist in making sandwiches and wraps if needed. Must be able to stand during your shift. We also need drivers!

Meal Service at the Changing Lives Center

Opportunities to serve Lunch or Dinner at the CLC are available to women and married couples. Volunteers have an age requirement of 14 and over (under 18 requires adult supervision). On Monday through Friday only, Lunch Service is 10a.m.-1p.m., and Dinner Service is 4pm-6pm

Boutique Assistants

Love clothes and helping others? We are looking for a few ladies to help with our client boutique at the Changing Lives Center, where the women can shop and trade for themselves and their children. 1-2 Days per week for 3-4 hours.

MOMs (Mentoring Our Moms)

Do you love to help young Moms with their parenting challenges?  If so we want you!  Calling all MOMs (Mentoring Our Moms).  As a mentor to one of our clients at the CLC, you will advise and encourage a Mom in her parenting plans and goals.  You will be helping her grow in her parenting skills and in her role as a Mother and leader to her children. The commitment is 4-6 hours per month for six months.

Community Solutions Center


Meal Service at the Community Solutions Center

Opportunities to serve Breakfast, Lunch, or Dinner at the CSC are available to volunteers ages 14 and over (under 18 requires adult supervision). On Monday through Friday, Breakfast Service is 5:30am-8am, Lunch Service is 11am-1pm, and Dinner Service is 4pm-6pm.

On weekends, Saturday Lunch Service is from 10:30am-1pm and Sunday Dinner Service is from 3pm-5pm. Reserve your spot today!

Let's Celebrate our Graduates!

Every other month, we will be celebrating the men and women who are graduating from our Transformations program and from levels of leadership training or job attainment.  We are looking for a group of volunteers (6-8) that love to celebrate the success of others!  Groups will provide refreshments, decorations and a gift of a Study Bible, Devotional book, gift cards to restaurants or similar items for each of the 2-5 men and women that complete our programs each month.  The commitment is 3-4 hours for each monthly event.

Please contact Volunteer Services at 602-346-3363 or volunteer@phoenixrescuemission.org for more information or to schedule service.

Food Service Instructors/Prep Worker/Sous Chef

Our clients, at both our men's and women's campuses, are learning culinary and food industry skills to use in future employment. We need help with advising and coaching clients in the kitchen on preparation methods. Flexible shifts are available, 8-5 weekdays.

Please contact Chef Johnny Dean at jdean@phoenixrescuemission.org or 602-688-6233 for more information or to schedule an interview.

Graduation Coordinator

Do you love to celebrate the success of others? The graduates from our programs are inspiring and have worked very hard to complete various phases of our programs. We are looking for a dynamic person who must have initiative, leadership skills, enjoy event planning, organization skills, ability to communicate well with others and have a happy heart. The coordinator will be responsible for coordinating bi-monthly pre-designed graduation ceremonies that occur on both our men’s and women’s campuses. The coordinator will need to be on campus from 4pm - 8pm on the night of the graduations.


Community Engagement


BRIDGE Teachers Needed - Men

Phoenix Rescue Mission is offering a program to assist motivated inmates, men and women, to prepare for a successful transition from incarceration to healthy independent living. Volunteers are needed to teach an eight week curriculum, one night per week, in the jails for both men and women.

Building

Relationships with

Incarcerated men & women to

Direct them toward the

God who transforms lives, and to

Empower them for healthy independent living

 

Community Closet/Market Prep Assistant

Volunteers are needed to help sort and hang clothes for our Community Closet and pack food bags for our Community Market on the 2nd and 4th Friday of each month from 9:00a.m.-12:00p.m. The Community Closet and Market are on the Community Services Campus at 1801 S. 35th Avenue in Phoenix.

Community Market Assistants

Volunteers are needed the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month for our Community Market from 10am – 2pm. Volunteers will assist in several areas which would include but are not limited to: hospitality specialists, shopping assistants, and line managers. Other duties will include helping set up tables, praying with community clients, and helping tear down and clean up after the event.

Hope Coach Riders

Ride along with the Hope Coach van, a truly moving outreach ministry! Hit the streets of Phoenix with one of our trained team leaders to distribute water, hygiene kits, and other items to homeless men, women, and families. You can also pray for these homeless neighbors and encourage them to come to our shelter. Volunteers must be 18 or over.

Group Opportunities


Fill-A-Bag, Feed-A-Family

How does it work? Your neighbors commit to giving a small amount of food every two months, which will provide a steady supply of non-expired, nutritious food to serve those in need. We are off to a running start in Phoenix, Tempe, Buckeye, Mesa, and Fountain Hills, where a percentage of bags collected will go directly to Christ-centered food pantries in the areas of participating fellowships in this metro-wide program.  We are hoping to stir the body of Christ in unity to display the love of Jesus to our city.  If you are interested in volunteering or getting more information about Fill-A-Bag, Feed-A-Family, click here to see the info page or for more information contact Oscar Barajas at 602-346-3383 or at obarajas@phoenixrescuemission.org.

Hope Totes Hygiene Kits

As part of the Hope Coach ministry, we provide Hope Totes in gallon-sized re-sealable bags. For instructions on making Hope Totes, click here.

 

Hygiene Kits  and Fill-A-Bag drops offs are accepted at our warehouse from 8am-4pm, Monday-Friday at 1468 N. 26th Avenue in Phoenix.

Do any of these sound like you?  Then we would love to talk to you! 

 

To volunteer with us, please fill out an application or contact Volunteer Services at (602) 346-3363 or volunteer@phoenixrescuemission.org.

Application

Volunteering at the Phoenix Rescue Mission is easy. All you need is the desire to serve . . . and to fill out a simple application.