Volunteer

Hope Communities is grateful for volunteer support, see below for volunteer positions currently available. Please inquire to carrie@hopecommunities.org if interested.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Hope for the Future Event Volunteers:

  • assist with making phone calls to prepare for our November 8 event
  • procure silent auction items
  • help hand-write invitations
  • coordinate with Event Committee
  • ensure smooth reception at Hope for the Future
  • draft, edit, and post communication regarding event
  • work to properly recognize sponsors
  • assist with silent auction registration
  • track and input funds raised at the event
  • assist in thanking donors after event

Homework Help Program Volunteer:

The organization’s Hidden Brook property in East Denver features 130 apartments, with 80% of the families refugees and immigrants. The Program Volunteer will work closely with the Resident Services Coordinator to assist children and youth with homework.

Homework Help Program schedule is every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 4:45-6:00; volunteers can choose one day, two days, or all three days to assist.

Must be at least 18 years of age and able to pass a criminal background check.

Program Volunteer (Adult Programming, Workforce Development)

  • see job description HERE

Childcare Volunteer

  • see job description HERE

Treasure Store Volunteer:

Hope Communities hosts an annual holiday party at every property. Parents are able to select new, donated toys for their children free of charge, and enjoy a family-friendly party with their neighbors. This is a joyous event – come spread some holiday cheer!

Before the Event(s):

Volunteers will assist in dropping off (last week of October) and/or picking up (Last week of November) toy collection boxes at participating businesses, arranging/organizing donated toys into appropriate age groups.

During the Event(s):

Volunteers will assist in helping parents to shop, keeping children out of the toy shopping area, monitoring various activity stations for children (such as face paint and crafts), and taking pictures of the children with Santa. Volunteers will assist in clean up at the end of the event as well. Please note we also need volunteers to be Santa.

Hidden Brook Treasure Store: 12/6/2017, 5:15pm-7:15pm
The Gardens Treasure Store: 12/7/2017,  5:15pm-7:15pm
Carolton Arms/Welton Homes Treasure Store: 12/8/2017, 5:15pm-7:15pm