At Jacob's Mission Community Center, our top priority is meeting the unique needs of our foster and adoptive community. We appreciate the willingness of kind hearted volunteers to serve alongside us in helping these families.
VOLUNTEER TO SERVE ONE OR MORE HOURS.
ADULTS AND MATURE TEENS WELCOME.
Exact volunteer tasks will vary depending on the day but here are the common volunteer tasks:
- Sort and put away donations
- Prepare Food Boxes - fill emergency need requests when a submission is received.
-Fill an Immediate Needs Order- Clothing and basic personal item packs are put together/distributed for each child listed on the request - each child or youth receives 3 tops, 3 bottoms, socks, underwear or wipes with diapers/pull ups. Backpack for school aged children or a Comfort bag for children ages 1-4. 3 books, a blanket, hygiene kit and shoes.
- Fill Birthday box request when a submission is received. Put together- costume, 2 new toys, new book, new blanket, as well as a birthday kit in a bag (cake mix, frosting, candles, party decor).
- Assist with cleaning tasks
- Assist with weekly food distribution (every other Thursday)
Adults and mature teens are welcome to volunteer.
Please note that this form allows you to Schedule up to five (5) volunteers and up to three (3) service hours at a time. If you wish to sign more than 5 people or you wish to volunteer for more than 3 hours, a new form must be submitted.
Volunteers Needed Monday through Friday from 9 am to 3 pm.
*Note: If you would like to volunteer to help with our every other week food distributions, please register for the following Thursdays anytime between 9:30 and 3:00:
Aug 4 & 18
Sept 1, 15, & 29
Oct 13 & 27
Dec 8 & 22
If you cannot attend, we ask that you call us with as much advance notice as possible at 623-428-1592.
This has been a year of adapting, and as you know, we have had to make changes so that we can keep attendees and volunteers safe and comply with local guidelines. If any member of your household has had any symptoms that could potentially be COVID-19 symptoms within the 7 days of the event OR been exposed to someone with COVID-19 or have been tested and are awaiting results, please refrain from attending the event. Masks encouraged but not required.
Volunteers with symptoms of any contagious illness such as a cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, muscle aches, headache, chills, runny nose, or fever should stay home. Please notify us as soon as possible if you are unable to attend.
Jacob’s Mission Community Center
7830 E. University Dr.
Mesa AZ 85207
HELPING CHILDREN IN FOSTER CARE
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Thank you for your willingness to serve!
Please take a moment to fill this form out in it's entirety.
*Be sure to CONSENT, SIGN & hit the SUBMIT button*