Volunteer

 

Individuals

 

Individual volunteers are critical in helping with the daily operations of Jackson Resource Center. To volunteer, please complete the application below.

 

At-The-Ready (ATR) Services Opportunities

Volunteers, as time permits, are able to assist with special events and projects, that usually take place during weekday evenings or weekends. Those who are interested, are placed on an email distribution list and notified of upcoming activities.

 

Administrative Support Services Opportunities

Volunteers are able to provide support to various departments across the campus, assisting with answering and directing phone calls, filing or data entry projects.

 

Client Interaction Service Opportunities

Volunteers are able to interact directly with individuals who are experiencing homelessness. Opportunities range from facilitating classes to providing hygiene items to clients, as needed. Radical compassion is required, when speaking or engaging with clients in any capacity.

After your application is submitted, you will receive an email from a staff member of Jackson Resource Center to  discuss your schedule and volunteer opportunities.

Complete An Application

Single Day Project Volunteers

 

If you are interested in a single day of service with Jackson Resource Center, please contact us at volunteers@reachjackson.org or 601.272.5040

 

Groups

 

Jackson Resource Center welcomes groups of any size to serve on one or all of our campuses. Projects can include washing sleeping, sorting donations, landscaping, painting, playing Bingo, and more. We are also open to hearing any group volunteer ideas you may have. To view a few sample group  projects click here.

 

Groups projects are facilitated Monday-Saturday from 8 am to 5 pm or weekdays in the evening by special arrangement. Dates of services are based on availability and we request at least 2 weeks’ notice prior to the requested date. Please submit a completed Volunteer Group Project Request Form to volunteers@reachjackson.org

 

Donation Drives

 

If you are interested in hosting a donation drive please contact us. For information on our greatest needed items or instructions on how to conduct a drive please call 601.272.5040

 

Serve Food

 

Meals on the Jackson Resource Center campuses are provided by our wonderful kitchen staff. If you are interested in volunteering in feeding at any of our campuses, please use the contact information below to schedule a time to serve.

The aforementioned volunteer opportunities are for Jackson Resource Center. We work with many wonderful partner organizations who have their own volunteer protocols. If you are interested in volunteering with a partner agency, please let us know and we are happy to connect you to the agency that best fits your needs.

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