Catholic Charities – Colorado Springs (719) 866-6286
Family Connections Volunteer Opportunities
Clothing/Donations Sorter – offsite at Marian House Soup Kitchen basement.
***This is a high need volunteer opportunity.***
The Family Room seeks volunteers to welcome families and provide hospitality and be a kind, helpful presence to our guests seeking services. Monday thru Friday Opportunities- 9:00 – 11:30 a.m., or 11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday. At times there may not be families in the family room, so flexibility in assisting in other areas (Kidz Klozet or sorting) helpful.
Kidz Klozet – volunteers to welcome and assist families when they come to our new facility, and to help parents select clothing for their children, and help maintain organization of closet.
Office/Computer Assistant – 1-2 X/month volunteer to help update forms and spreadsheets for program reports, and some filing and general office help.
Mentors/Mentor Teams: Family Mentor Alliance – Relational, 6 month commitment to work on a team assisting families moving out of homelessness. Volunteers typically serve 4 – 6 hours/month with a family. If you are interested in learning more, or have a group of folks from your faith community who like to learn more or host an informational night, call Michelle.
For more information on any of these opportunities, please call Michelle or Christa.
Michelle Swanson – MSW – Director of Family Connections
Christa Jordon – Family Connections Manager
Catholic Charities – Castle Rock Office (720) 215-4521
Castle Rock English as a Second Language (ESL) seeks Child Care Assistants on Mondays and Thursdays from 6:15 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. at St. Francis of Assisi in Castle Rock. These volunteer positions help provide a safe environment and early childhood development activities to the children of our ESL students.
The Furniture Truck Program is in need of volunteers to assist our driver with pickups and deliveries between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m., once a month, usually on Thursdays.