Volunteer

 

Volunteers contribute so much to the services we provide at St. Vincent Family Center.

There are many opportunities to help...

Community Picnic, August 16:

We will need volunteers to help set-up time 9am- 1pm
We also need vendors to represent the community by setting up their company/agency booth, community booth 2pm-6pm
Tear-down: 6pm-7:30pm
Need in-kind donations (food, water, give always, etc.)

Back to School Drive

Collect school items
Help sort and package school items
Drop off dates are July 25 26 from 9-2 we will need volunteers to help unload supplies

Landscaping projects:

Plant new flowers below SVFC sign on Kelton
Plant new flowers in beds below Deaf Services windows
Plant a flower/vegetable garden with the children
Remove railroad ties in playground area
Built a landscaping tier by playground with mulch, wooden border, we need loads of top soil, remove bushes

Painting projects:

CPST Offices
Bus Entrance
TSA clinical offices-2nd floor
Administrative offices-2nd floor/3rd floor
Front desk area
Classrooms
Playground equipment
RES ground floor entrance hallways

Maintenance work projects:

Creation of a storage room (in Preschool hallway) for tables and chairs: drywall, lighting, door, chair and table carts
Wash gym wall mats, replace some torn mats + paint gym walls (scaffolding required)
Organize storage room by gym and install wall hooks + purchase new carts for gym balls
Creation of a training room: new floor, new ceiling, add walls, shelving, dry erase boards, install projector and screen
Replace carpet in two respite rooms – material and labor
Replace carpet in all Residential bedrooms – material and labor
Replace carpet in RES 2nd floor hallway – material and labor

Cleaning/Sewing Projects

Cafeteria: clean wood panels on serving area, clean vents, repaint where necessary
Remove wood from cafeteria walls
Window washing
Closets - reorganizing
Curtains for cafeteria, basement group room, Res ground floor half-baths, RES dining room
Donate a twin bed in a bag and help decorate a child’s bedroom

Holiday Help

Provide gifts for children and families at Christmas time
Help wrap and sort gifts

We also have opportunities for you to do projects with the children as a group:

pizza party
decorating cookies
crafts, etc

We are always looking for people with special skills:

Masonry
Carpenters
Painters
Artists
Plumbers

To discuss or plan a volunteer project, please contact Deb Huff at 614-252-0731ext 1132 or cell phone 614-813-0524 or email: dhuff@svfc.org

 

Become a Volunteer today!

Volunteers need to be 18 years or older

 Download the volunteer application here

For more information contact:

Deb Huff (614) 252-0731 ext. 1132

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Contact Deb Huff here

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Mail To:

Debra Huff, Development Manager

St. Vincent Family Center
1490 E. Main Street
Columbus, OH  43205