Donations are a significant source of assistance for any newly arrived refugee family. The IRC receives diaper donations from the Diaper Bank of Southern Arizona each month. Volunteers assist by picking up these much-needed items and dropping them off at the IRC office for clients to receive. Additionally, volunteers assist with picking up furniture and delivering them to the homes of newly arrived refugee families.
Requirements: Volunteers must possess excellent interpersonal skills and be innovative thinkers. Have access to a large vehicle.
Minimum Commitment: At least once a month for 4 months
More opportunities in Tucson, AZ
"Walk a Mile in a Refugee's Shoes" Volunteer - Day of Event
Volunteers assist in hosting a simulation exercise for individuals to gain insight into the lives of refugees around the world.
"Walk a Mile in a Refugee's Shoes" Volunteer - Planning Committee
Volunteers assist in a planning committee for the "Walk a Mile in a Refugee's Shoes" event; a simulation exercise for individuals to gain insight into the lives of refugees around the world.
Volunteers assist in managing the reception area by greeting clients and referring them to appropriate staff within the organization.
Resettlement Store and Donations Support
Assist the Resource Development staff in bringing and organizing community resources and distributing them to refugees clients.