Local Volunteer Opportunities

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Volunteer Needs

Atlanta Care Center
crisis pregnancy counseling center
Jason Phillips or Tom Phillips

Coordinator needed to arrange, sort and display clothing. Counselor training also available.

The Atlanta Day Shelter
for Women and Children

ministry to homeless women and children
Shirley Baker
Interim Volunteer Coordinator
404.876.2894 ext. 107

Help with meal preparation and service for breakfast 8-10:30 a.m. and lunch 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; childcare, sort clothes/toy closets, and computer training classes.

Atlanta Union Mission
My Sister's House (women)

brings Christ's healing power to any person in crisis through programs of rescue and recovery

Melissa Clayton
Volunteer Coordinator

Volunteers must attend a 2-hour orientation. Training sessions are monthly. Volunteers needed in childcare, assisting with infant, toddler, pre-k or after school classrooms, also donation sorting and meal prep. Children of volunteers are welcome.

Atlanta Union Mission
The Shepherd Inn (men)

Ivan Rouse
404.367.2494 ivan.rouse@myaum.org

Volunteers must attend a 2-hour orientation. The Shepherd's Inn, Fuqua Hall and the Community Center are located in downtown Atlanta. We offer crisis shelter & long-term residential recovery programs for men.

Cobb Pregnancy Services
counseling and assistance for women with unplanned pregnancies
Lori Parker

Weekly volunteers - lay counselors (training provided), clothing ministry, front office. Also need Registered, LPN nurses, RDMS sonographers, Medical Assistants, Lab Techs to administer pregnancy tests and/or ultrasounds, and lay people to sit in with our nurse as a witness; Bible studies, nutrition, lawn work, maintenance; painting, knitting baby items and newsletter mailouts.

Cobb Street Ministries
provides counseling and housing services for homeless and abused women and children
Carol Paschal

Need for non-perishable food, fresh fruit, cereal, cheese, eggs, prepared evening meals, day and evening childcare; hygiene and cleaning products. Need sandwiches made and delivered for children's lunches and leaders for arts & crafts any time 1-3 p.m. Monday - Thursdays. Help with the Angel Closet and lawn care.

Eagle's Nest Ministries
inner-city Atlanta church and ministry to the hungry and homeless
Genece Arnold

Need help in the clothes closet, office help for teens and adults Mon. - Wed.  Help with breakfasts on Thursday and Friday.  Assistance with shower ministry to homeless - women on Wed and men on Thurs. mornings.  Children welcome in clothes ministry.

Feed My Lambs
provides tuition-free Christian preschools in impoverished areas
James Thomas

Happy Birthday Jesus in November - December - volunteers at parties to sort & count gifts and fill gift bags, pick up/move toys in/out of storage.

Good Samaritan Health Center - Cobb
provides quality health care to those in need
Ashley Garrison
770.419.2130 ext. 16

Need band aids, Neosporin, soap, deodorant, toothbrush, toothpaste & floss. Quarterly needs  for mailing help.  Ongoing need for data entry and computer work. Also need for greeters and intercessory prayer over patient prayer cards.

MUST Ministries
provides food, clothes, employment and education training, housing, emergency shelter, meals, etc.
Jenaila Hawkins
Volunteer Coordinator
Need non-perishable food items, especially canned fruit, canned meat, cereal, oatmeal, flour, mac & cheese, spaghetti sauce, dry beans and rice; assist with summer Kids Meals on Wheels; assistance with Thanksgiving - cook, clean, serve, host and Christmas projects.
Resource Service Ministries
winterizing low income elderly widows' homes
Michael Kimsey

Paint houses and clean yards. Painting on Sat. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Need 10-15 people to complete house in 1 day. Group of 5-8 can scrape/prime or paint final coat. Yard clean up on Sat. 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. 5-15 peoople. Considerable cost to RSM so jobs must be completed.

Storehouse Ministries (food pantry)  Karen Stevens

Volunteers pack food boxes and with training, they can answer phone.Open M-Th. Volunteers 10 yrs. and older. Youth groups must have adult supervision.

Operation Christmas Child at JFBC
(Oct.-Nov. annually)
JFBC Global Ministries Office

Samaritan's Purse brings joy and hope to children in desperate situations around the world through gift-filled boxes and the Good News of God's love. Brochures available by Nov. 1. JF has been the area relay center and we need volunteers for the week of collection, week prior to Thanksgiving. Contact JF Global Ministries.

Angel Tree at JFBC
(Oct., Nov., & Dec. annually)
JFBC Global Ministries Office
Ministry of Prison Fellowship provides Christmas gifts for prisoners' children in metro Atlanta. Register at johnsonferry.org beginning Oct. 4.Those who wish to adopt an entire family should contact GM office by Nov.18. Trees with clothing/toy tags are in the Sanctuary and Activities Center on Sunday after Thanksgiving. Volunteers needed between worship services.


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Ricky Wheeler Associate Pastor
Sharon Bittinger Ministry Assistant
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Bryan Hanson Assistant Pastor
Brian Fox Assistant Pastor
Kyle Collins International Associate
Hannah Joiner Ministry Assistant
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Lynda Hunnicutt Ministry Associate
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Allison Rickard Ministry Associate
Jennifer Mayfield Ministry Assistant
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