Outreach

Mentor Foster Youth

Become a mentor to Foster Youth (17-24) and equip them for a better future


Frequency of Service

Weekly/Monthly depending upon the role

Cost

TBD

Suited for: Individual or Group

Individuals

Training Requirement

Yes-given by organization

Project Type

Foster Care, Community, Outreach

Location

San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties

Agency or Ministry Name

Jeremiah’s Promise

Website

www.jeremiahspromise.org ; Facebook: Jeremiah’s Promise

Contact Info: Email

http://www.jeremiahspromise.org/

Create a neighborhood compassion service group

Create a neighborhood compassion service group to help out neighbors who are ill


Project Type

Compassion, Outreach, 

Location

Local neighborhoods

Agency or Ministry Name

Venture Local

Contact Info:

Deb Omori  Email: deb@venture.cc

Phone: 1.408.997.4614

Frequency of Service

Periodic

Cost

TBD

Suited for: Individual or Group

Group

Training Requirement

None

Be a tech design volunteer

Be a design volunteer with Abide Ministry/Code for the Kingdom


Project Type

Tech, Community, Outreach

Location

Menlo Park

Agency or Ministry Name

Abide Ministries/Code for the Kingdom

Website

http://codeforthekingdom.org/index.html

Contact Info:

Email: neil@abide.is

Phone: 1.415.317.7417

Frequency of Service

Periodic

Cost

None

Suited for: Individual or Group

Individuals or Group

Training Requirement

Need coding skills

Organize a yard clean up

Organize a yard clean up for an elderly person, a widow or a single mom


Project Type

Community, Outreach, Christian

Location

Various homes

Agency or Ministry Name

Venture Local Outreach

Contact Info:

Deb Omori E-mail: deb@venture.cc

Phone: 1.408.997.4614

Frequency of Service

Periodic

Cost

No cost

Suited for: Individual or Group

Group

Training Requirement

None

Provide snacks for Kids

Provide snacks for Guadalupe Kid’s Club


Project Type

Education, Community, Outreach, Christian

Location

Guadalupe Elementary School

Agency or Ministry Name

Kid’s Club

Contact Info:

Email: deb@venture.cc

Phone: 1.408.997.4614

 

Frequency of Service

Weekly , Monthly

Cost

Cost of snack

Suited for: Individual or Group

Individual or Group

Training Requirement

none

Teach children flag football

Teach children the basics of flag football through instructions and training


Project Type

Sports, Community, Outreach, Christian

Location

Campbell Community Center, Campbell, CA

Agency or Ministry Name

Overflow Sports Academy

Website

www.OverflowSports.com

Contact Info: 

Aaron Marinucci  E-mail: aaron@overflowsports.com

Phone: 408.479.1811

Frequency of Service

Periodic

Cost

No Cost

Suited for: Individual or Group

Individual

Training Requirement

none

Host a student for a holiday celebration

Host a student from San Jose State University for a holiday celebration


Project Type

Education, Community, Outreach

Location

San Jose State University

Agency or Ministry Name

Bridges International

Website

http://bridgessanfrancisco.com/sjsu/

http://bridgessanfrancisco.com/thanksgiving/

Contact Info:

Courtney Patao   E-mail: courtney.patao@bridgesinternational.com

Phone: 651.301.9141

Frequency of Service

Periodic

Cost

Cost associated with the holiday celebration

Suited for: Individual or Group

Individuals or Groups

Training Requirement

None

Prepare and serve a meal for a Bridges ministry group

Prepare and serve a meal for a Bridges ministry group at San Jose State University


Project Type

Education, Community, Outreach

Location

San Jose State University

Agency or Ministry Name

Bridges International

Website

http://bridgessanfrancisco.com/sjsu/

Contact Info: 

Courtney Patao   E-mail: courtney.patao@bridgesinternational.com

Phone: 651.301.9141

Frequency of Service

Monthly

Cost

Cost of meal

Suited for: Individual or Group

Individuals or Groups Note: This is perfectly suited for a Small Group

Training Requirement

none

Be an administrative assistant for Real Options

Administration and Events-Assist with projects that include data entry, phone calls, preparing mailers for Real Options


Project Type

Medical, Community, Outreach

Location

1671 The Alameda, Suite 101, San Jose, CA 95126

Agency or Ministry Name

Real Options

Website

http://www.friendsofrealoptions.net/page/12-volunteer/

Contact Info: 

Rebecca Gray E-mail: rebeccag@realoptions.net

Phone: 408.229.9836 x10

Frequency of Service

Periodic

Cost

none

Suited for: Individual or Group

Individuals or Group

Training Requirement

none

Help a single mom with her vehicle

Change oil and filter in a single mom’s vehicle and wash it


Project Type

Community, Outreach, Christian

Location

Homes of single moms

Agency or Ministry Name

Venture Local Ministry

Website

venture.cc/serve

Contact Info: 

Deb Omori E-mail: deb@venture.cc

Phone: 1.408.997.4614

Frequency of Service

Periodic

Cost

Cost of the oil and car filter

Suited for: Individual or Group

Individual or Group

Training Requirement

Must know how to do an oil change, change  oil filter

Provide outings to foreign students

 

Provide outings with foreign exchange students at San Jose State University


Project Type

Education, Community, Outreach

Location

San Jose State University

Agency or Ministry Name

Bridges International

Contact Info:

Courtney Patao   E-mail: courtney.patao@bridgesinternational.com

Phone: 651.301.9141

Frequency of Service

Periodic

Cost

Cost associated with the outing

Suited for: Individual or Group

Individual or Group

Training Requirement

none

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

Affirm our public safety officers

 

Bake cookies and write notes of appreciation


Project Type

Police, Fire, Community, Outreach

Location

Various throughout the Bay Area

Agency or Ministry Name

Adopt a local Police Station or Fire Station

Contact Info:

Deb Omori E-mail: deb@venture.cc

Phone: 408.997.4614

 

Frequency of Service

Periodic

Cost

Cost of baking supplies and cards

Suited for: Individual or Group

Individual or Group. Note: This is perfectly suited for a small group

Training Requirement

Knowledge of baking

Sponsor a Thanksgiving Dinner

 

Sponsor a Thanksgiving dinner for 4 with the Arbor Apartment Ministry


Project Type

Community, Outreach, Christian

Location

Arbor Apartment Complex 1582 Kooser Rd, San Jose, CA 95118

Agency or Ministry Name

Arbor Apartment Ministry

Website

http://venture.cc/onmission/local

Contact Info:

June Beck  E-mail: june_beck@att.net

 Phone: 408.265.0767

Frequency of Service

One Time

Cost

Cost of the Thanksgiving meal supplies

Suited for: Individual or Group

Group

Training Requirement

None

 
 
 

Sponsor an event at Arbor Apartments

 

Sponsor an event at Arbor Apartments


Project Type

Community, Outreach, Christian

Location

Arbor Apartment Complex 1582 Kooser Rd, San Jose, CA 95118

Agency or Ministry Name

Arbor Apartment Ministry

Website

http://venture.cc/onmission/local

Contact Info: 

June Beck  E-mail: june_beck@att.net

Phone: 408.265.0767

Frequency of Service

Quarterly

Cost

Cost of supplies

Suited for: Individual or Group

Group

Training Requirement

None

Organize a neighborhood gathering

Organize a neighborhood potluck, block party or movie night/ pray for your neighbors


Project Type

Community, Outreach, Christian

Location

Various neighborhoods

Agency or Ministry Name

Venture Local

Contact Info:

Deb Omori  E-mail: deb@venture.cc

Phone: 408.997.4614

 

Frequency of Service

Periodic

Cost

Costs associated with the event

Suited for: Individual or Group

Group

Training Requirement

None

Organize a yard clean up

Organize a yard clean up for an elderly person, a single mom, or a widow


Project Type

Community, Outreach, Christian

Location

TBD- You determine recipient

Agency or Ministry Name

Venture Local On Mission

Contact Info:

Deb Omori  E-mail: deb@venture.cc

Phone: 408.997.4614

Frequency of Service

Periodic

Cost

Perhaps the cost of items to make repairs

Suited for: Individual or Group

Group

Training Requirement

None

Host a neighborhood garage sale

Host a neighborhood garage sale and donate to a worthy cause


Project Type

Compassion, Community, Outreach

Location

A group member’s home

Website

Venture.cc

Agency or Ministry Name

Venture Local On Mission

Contact Info:

Email: serve@venture.cc

Phone: 408.997.4614

Frequency of Service

Periodic

Cost

No cost

Suited for: Individual or Group

Group Note: this activity is suited as a small group activity

Training Requirement

none