Archive | August, 2018

Volunteer Opportunities

Looking for ways to make an impact in the community? Our Lady of Mercy Community Outreach is recruiting for compassionate volunteers for our Johns Island and downtown sites! We assist our neighbors in need, regardless of faith or creed, helping them achieve their desired path to self-sufficiency. We work to address the root causes of poverty and create systemic change by providing basic and emergency resources, education, and specific health programs, as well as coordinated services in the broader community.

Read More

Yes, I Can! After School Tutor
Description: Volunteers help students in 2nd-5th grade complete their homework assignments. Volunteers must have reliable transportation and must be enthusiastic about working with elementary-aged children. Volunteers must complete the Darkness to Light Stewards of Children training.
Times: Monday-Thursday from 4:00pm-5:00pm
Location: 1684 Brownswood Rd., Johns Island

ESL Tutor
Description: Volunteers teach English to non-native speakers. Teaching experience is preferred. A semester-long commitment is required.
Times: Tuesdays/Thursdays from 6:00pm-8:00pm
Location: 1684 Brownswood Rd., Johns Island

GED Tutor
Description: Volunteers teach individuals who are obtaining their GED. We are looking for volunteers with expertise in Language Arts. A semester-long commitment is required.
Times: Tuesdays and/or Thursdays from 9:00am-12:00pm
Location: 1684 Brownswood Rd., Johns Island

Food Pantry Assistant
Description: Volunteers assist individuals make selections in our client choice food pantry, as well as keep the pantry stocked and organized.
Times: Monday-Thursday 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Location: 77 America St., Charleston, SC 29403

Administrative Assistant
Description: Volunteers assist staff with administrative tasks such as data entry and mailings.
Times: Varies
Location: 79 America St., Charleston, SC 29403

Front Desk Volunteer
Description: Volunteers answer phones, greet clients and visitors and complete clerical tasks.
Times: 2nd and 4th Wednesdays from 9am-11:30am
Location: 79 America St., Charleston, SC 29403
OR
Times: Fridays from 9am-1pm
Location: 1684 Brownswood Rd., Johns Island

If you have any questions, please contact Jennifer Meshanko at jennifer.meshanko@olmoutreach.org or 843-559-4109 Ext. 106. More information can also be found on the program’s website.

Posted on August 30, 2018 in Community Engagement

Subscribe By Email

Get a weekly email of all new posts.

Please prove that you are not a robot.

Skip to toolbar