Individuals

Friendship Mentor with Advent Ministries

Be a Friendship Mentor to Teens


Project Type

Compassion, Recovery

Location

South Bay  Area

Agency or Ministry Name

Advent Ministries

Website

http://www.adventgm.org/

Contact Info: 

Email: dmoretti@adventgm.org

Phone: Dave Moretti at 408.281.0708

Frequency of Service

Weekly, Monthly

Cost

Periodic nominal costs

Suited for: Individual or Group

Individual or Group

Training Requirement

May be provided by the Ministry

Adopt-a-Staff for Advent Ministries

Minister to a staff member at Advent Ministries


Project Type

Community

Location

Various Advent Ministry homes

Agency or Ministry Name

Advent Ministries

Website

http://www.adventgm.org/

Contact Info: 

Email: dmoretti@adventgm.org

Phone: Dave Moretti at 408.281.0708

Frequency of Service

Periodic

Cost

None (supplies provided by the agency)

Suited for: Individual or Group

Individuals or Groups

Training Requirement

Must have an ability to do painting and landscaping projects

Become a Freedom House Advocate Volunteer

Become a Freedom House Advocate Volunteer- raise awareness about human trafficking and get the word out about Freedom house through speaking engagements and tabling opportunities


Project Type

Human Trafficking, Rehabilitation, Compassion, Christian

Location

San Mateo County

Agency or Ministry Name

Freedom House

Contact Info:

Tina

Email:  tina@freedomhousesf.org

Phone: 1.650.488.0831

Frequency of Service

Periodic

Cost

Non

Suited for: Individual or Group

Individuals

Training Requirement

Training provided by Project

Become a language buddy to a foreign student

 

Become a language buddy to a Foreign Exchange Student at SJSU


Project Type

Education, Community, Outreach

Location

San Jose State University

Agency or Ministry Name

Bridges International

Contact Info: 

Courtney Patao  

courtney.patao@bridgesinternational.com

Phone: 651.301.9141

Frequency of Service

Weekly, Monthly

Cost

None

Suited for: Individual or Group

Individuals

Training Requirement

None

Be an English tutor


ESL Tutor

Project Type

Refugee, Compassion, Christian

Location

68 S. 11th Street, San Jose, CA 95112

Agency or Ministry Name

Immanuel House

Contact Info: 

Flor Silva

1.408.505.8846 (cell)

1.408.490.4504 (office)

Frequency of Service

Weekly

Cost

Cost of supplies

Suited for: Individual or Group

Individuals

Training Requirement

TEFL training would be helpful, however can give help with conversations & idioms

Serve as a shelter volunteer

 

Serve as a shelter volunteer and provide support to survivors of trafficking. Assist with family dinners, parties, arts & crafts, tutoring, or recreational outings


Project Type

Rehabilitation,Compassion, Christian,

Location

Burlingame

Agency or Ministry Name

Freedom House

Website

http://www.freedomhousesf.org/

Contact Info: 

Email: info@freedomhousesf.org

Phone: 650-488-0831

Frequency of Service

Weekly,Monthly

Cost

None

Suited for: Individual or Group

Individuals

Training Requirement

40 hour training provided and Live-Scan background check

Be a Food Pantry Helper

 

Help unload food delivery, stock shelves, pack and distribute food, clean up


Frequency of Service

Weekly

Cost

none

Suited for: Individual or Group

Individuals

Training Requirement

On site training provided

Project Type

Recovery, Compassion, Christian

Location

405 N. 4th Street, San Jose, CA 95112

Agency or Ministry Name

Salvation Army Food Pantry Helpers

Website

http://www.salvationarmysiliconvalley.org/santaclara/volunteer-with-salvation-army

Contact Info: 

Liwayway Gimenez E-mail: liwayway.gimenez@usw.salvationarmy.org

Phone: 1.408.282.1165

 

Be a House Helper

 

Be a House Helper at a Men’s Facility


Project Type

Recovery, Compassion, Christian

Location

405 N. 4th Street, San Jose, CA 95112

Agency or Ministry Name

Salvation Army Emmanuel House Helper

Website

http://www.salvationarmysiliconvalley.org/santaclara/volunteer-with-salvation-army

Contact Info: 

Liwayway Gimenez

 liwayway.gimenez@usw.salvationarmy.org

Phone: 1.408.282.1165

Frequency of Service

Weekly, Monthly

Cost

none

Suited for: Individual or Group

Individuals

Training Requirement

On site training provided