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

 

Feeding Northeast Florida- Tasks vary at this new food bank depending on your interest, manual labor help is needed as well as office assistance 

 

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 

 

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.  

 

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