A Precious Child would not be able to meet the growing need of children and families in our community without the effort of the wonderful volunteers that give of their time and talents.
Volunteers have a hand in all of the operations of A Precious Child, including: clerical work, sorting donations, data entry and assistance with our special events.
How Does It Work?
You must be at least 13 years old to serve as an unaccompanied volunteer. Volunteers under the age of 13 can volunteer with us, but must be accompanied by an adult supervisor.
How You Can Help
Office Assistant - Do you love interacting with people? This may be the perfect role for you! Office Assistants provide essential support to A Precious Child by serving as the friendly face of the agency. Office Assistants answer the phones, schedule appointments, welcome new and returning clients, and check them into our database. This is a highly-interactive, seated position. This position may require some computer training. We are actively seeking Spanish-speaking volunteers, however welcome any volunteers that are interested in this role.
Client Check-Out Volunteer— If you choose this role, you will have the most interaction with A Precious Child clients. These volunteers assist clients when they are finished shopping. This position requires attention to detail and the utmost customer service skills.
Donation Hanging/Sorting—Volunteers in this role will help organize, sort, inventory, and hang incoming donations to prepare them for the Store Floor in the Resource Center. This is a great opportunity for families, groups, and teens. It is a standing job behind the scenes and assistants must be able to life 35 lbs.
Database Assistant - Volunteers assist A Precious Child's data entry needs in both our client and volunteer databse. This is a seated position and may require computer database training.
Receiving Area Assistant—Volunteers in this role will welcome donors, unload their donations and write receipts if needed. This is a high-energy job that requires the ability to lift up to 35 lbs. It is a standing position.
Outreach Ambassador—Volunteers in this role assist clients at volunteer fairs by answering questions, sharing stories, and serving as the face of A Precious Child. This opportunity is a good fit for a volunteer that requires a flexible schedule.
Store Floor Assistant—Volunteers in this role assist our clients in making the most out of their shopping experience at A Precious Child. They personally assist each and every family with retrieving correct sizes and items and by answering questions. This position also entails keeping each section of the Store Floor fully stocked, cleaned, and extremely organized to ensure an easy shopping experience for our clients.
The Learning Center Volunteer—Volunteers in this role work in The Learning Center with kids ages 4-18 to facilitate a fun learning experience using STEM-based curriculum. Volunteers must complete a background check to work in The Learning Center and must have a heart for working with children.