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Group volunteer opportunities

Start date: Ongoing
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Are you a member of a club, team, or small group?

Consider serving in one of the following areas:

  • Apartment Setup
    Hours: 1-3 hours
    Assist IRC staff in setting up an apartment or rental home for a recently arrived refugee family.
  • Lawn Care and Gardening
    Hours: 3-6, seasonally
    Help clients care for their lawns in the spring and summer seasons. Assist in IRC New Roots gardens as needed.
  • Donation Fair
    Hours: 3-9 hours
    Put together a garage sale style donation fair for IRC clients. Clients will be able to have any items they like from the IRC donation room. Assist clients in transporting these items home. Larger vehicles like pick-up trucks are preferred.
  • Donation Processing
    Hours: 1-3 hours
    Assist in organizing and keeping inventory of IRC donations. May require heavy lifting and/or personally delivering donated goods to IRC clients.
  • Interview Workshop
    Hours: 1-3 hours
    Conduct a roundtable interview workshop with clients seeking jobs or job upgrades. Assist in resume strengthening and practical interview skills.
  • Host a gift card drive
    Together with your organization, gather various gift cards together from places like United, WalMart, HEB, etc. to be given to refugee families in need.                 

Other opportunities include: event assistance and set-up, and extra opportunities around the holidays and back to school.   

Ready to start?

For more information, please contact Jen Rogers by phone at 325 675 5643 or by email jen.rogers [at] rescue.org (subject: Group%20Volunteer%20Inquiry)