Social Work And Community Projects

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1st Place Sports - Help at running events with water stations and registration

 

Beaches Habitat for Humanity- Build homes for families in need 

 

Catholic Charities- Volunteer for work force development helping low-income, unemployed and underemployed gain the skills needed to find employment and achieve financial stability positions as Program Assistant and prescreening assistant are needed

 

City Rescue Mission- Servingmeals, painting/remodeling houses, office support, mentoring, tutoring, ministry 

 

Clara White Mission - Serve meals, food drives

 

Community Health Outreach- Volunteer at the Lord's Pantry, on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday they need lots of help with organizing the pantry and general assistance

 

  Dignity U Wear - Sort & donate clothes, raise awareness 

 

Downtown Ecumenical Services CouncilFill clothing request orders, sort and restock clothing inventory

 

Elder Source - Assist with phone work, data entry, helping seniors and adults with disabilities find available assistance

 

Empowerment Resources - Mentoring, tutoring, chaperoning, marketing

 

 Family Promise of Jacksonville- Assist for this interfaith hospitality network that provides temporary shelter, meals, and hospitality to fight homelessness; Assist at congregations, special events, family center and more!

 

Family Support Services of North Florida- Become a friend and role model to a child in foster care! Spend one hour a week with the student talking, playing games, listening, reading and studying.  

 

Feeding Northeast Florida- Inspect, sort and pack donated food, special events and office support roles

 

 Gabriel House of Care- Provide an environment of compassion for patients and caregivers undergoing lifesaving treatments, tasks include: reception help, kitchen assistance, general house assistance, linen management and more!

 

Goodwill- Sort and organize clothes 

 

Guardian ad Litem - Advocate in court for children who are alleged victims of abuse/neglect

 

Habijax- Habitat For Humanity Jacksonville- Volunteer at the construction sight assisting with landscaping or building or volunteer at their warehouse restore 

 

 Haven Hospice- Talk to patients, fundraising, office support, public speaking 

 

Heartland Hospice- Patient care giving, read books, play games and spend time with elderly 

 

Jacksonville International Airport Volunteer AmbassadorsAssist travelers in locating such things as arrival departure gates, telephones, baggage claims, and ticketing areas.  

 

Justice Coalition- Choose from a variety of volunteer needs such as: delivering their victims' advocate news-paper, court watching, clerical assistance, research, fund raise, and more!

Learn to Read- As a volunteer work with adults who are reading under a ninth grade reading level to assist them to further their reading skills

 Lutheran Social ServicesHelp refugees settle into their new homes, there is a wide range of opportunities and something for everyone. Whether it is general staff assistance, English tutoring, airport pick-ups, apartment preparation and much more! 

Mission House-   A homeless shelter located at Jacksonville Beach: a large variety of options such as assist at free medical center, organize donations, general assistance of facilities


  Nourishment Network: Sort and stock food items, maintain existing gardens, office assistant

 

 Office of the Public Defender- Help with felony intake interviews at the Pre-Trial Detention Center 

 

UNF Osprey Productions- Support our on-campus events as a member, while you may start off moving tables and setting up keep volunteering and soon you will get to work with top artists! 

 

Quigley House- Thrift Store: sorting, tagging clothes. Beautification: paint shelter rooms  

 

Real $ense Prosperity Campaign- Prepare income taxes, become a financial education instructor 

 

River Garden Nursing Home- This opportunity is based on the volunteers certain interest and skills a variety of tasks are available 

 

 Ronald McDonald House - Host in the Family Room, answer phones, serve dinner, be a speaker   

 

 Re-threaded-  Come to the reoccurring volunteer need every Tuesday, on a weekly basis.  We also have Special Events, Lunch and Learns and home parties where students can volunteer.

 

Republican Party of Florida- Help out at the Rick Scott campaign, a great way to build your resume and meet like minded volunteers  

 

Sulzbacher Center - Cook & serve food  

 

Teacher's Supply Depot- Volunteers are needed  to sort, stock, bag in teacher sized portions, pre-cut bulletin boards and more!

 

Vitas Healthcare Hospice-  Support a terminally ill patient and their family, friendly visits, running errands and other activities are always appreciated 

 

  Women's Center of Jax - On-Call advocate, raise sexual violence awareness, tutoring

 

World Relief Jacksonville- Help a settling refugee with their English or be a friendship volunteer teaching them basic life skills for living in their new country such as housekeeping, nutrition, and English assistance. 

 

 UNF Women's Center- Advocates staff the 24-hour Crisis Helpline to provide after hour assistance to the campus community