Volunteer Opportunities

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  1. Receptionist/Clerical– Answer phones, take messages, make copies, organize.
  2. “Love note” Writer– writes and sends cards to clients.
  3. Connection Center Intake Worker– Speak with clients via phone who are asking for assistance. Returns calls to people asking for assistance. Talk with clients to understand their needs. Collect information & pray with clients. All decisions are made by the coordinator.
  4. Inventory Worker– Inventory items that are donated to Love INC and put away in appropriate departments.
  5. Housekeeping– Dust, vacuum, mop, clean restrooms, empty trash. Clean windows and polish wood.
  6. Data Entry– Mailing list and /or statistics.
  7. Prayer Team– Pray for Love INC staff, volunteers and clients.
  8. Laundry– Wash, dry and fold clothing & linens.
  9. Outside Entrances– Keep entrances and walkways clear of debris. Shovel Snow/De-ice (Winter months).
  10. Pantry Worker– Fills pantry orders (TEAM Clients earn points to cash in for food and household items).
  11. Budget Mentor– Build long-term relationship with assigned client(s). Advise clients in all financial decisions. Provide strict accountability relating to purchases and purchase training.
  12. Children’s Program Director– Prepare and lead age appropriate Bible lessons, stories and activities. Ensure safety of all children in the Children’s program. Supervises and schedules other childcare volunteers.
  13. Children’s Program Volunteer– Perform duties as decided by the Children’s Program Director. Greets/signs-in children when parents arrive for class.
  14. Greeter/Prayer Team– Greets all clients and volunteers as they enter the building. Pray with volunteers and staff once all clients are in class. Maintains confidentiality.
  15. Life Skills Instructor– Prepare lessons in advance (make copies of handouts and homework sheets). Present material in a manner that allows participation from the clients. Establish an environment that is “safe” while setting appropriate boundaries.
  16. Registration Desk Volunteer– Assists in setting up “Sign-in” tables and sets out forms for Mentors and clients. Welcome TEAM participants upon arrival and ensure everyone has a name tag and has signed in & signed out on the appropriate sheet. Assists with tear down of tables & returning forms to appropriate files.
  17. Board of Directors Contact Elizabeth Benefiel, Exec. Director for more information.

Contact our office for more information or for an application:

Love INC of Yakima
226 S. 1st St.
Yakima, WA 98901
Admission Office: (509) 453-2942

info@loveincyakima.org