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Volunteer at venture
VOLUNTEER IN OUR CITY
CLOTHES DRIVE & FOOD GIFT CARD DRIVE
Drop off new warm winter clothes: 11/26 & 12/3 (Please don't bring anything blue or red, however, blue jeans are okay!)
We need the following items in all sizes from 3 year children - adults 3X:
- plain T-shirts with nothing on them
- plain hoodies, sweatshirts and jackets
- socks and underwear
- plain pants, sweatpants
- plain hats/beanies, gloves and mittens
In addition to the clothing drive, Danny will be collecting gift cards from the following businesses that are located in the neighborhood that he works in to help feed the families in need.
-McDonald's, Popeye's, Taco Bell, Burger King, Carl's Jr., In N Out, Jack in the Box, Subway, Little Caesar's, Panda Express and Domino's pizza
HOLIDAY MEALS FOR FOSTER YOUTH
For anyone interested in providing Christmas meals for young adults in group homes in San Jose, here's the sign-up sheet for their holiday party (in lieu of Thanksgiving meals): https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0849A5AA2CA4F9C07-unity#/
Please sign up for a food slot and drop off on Thursday, December 21st at Help One Child: 1400 Parkmoor Ave Suite 115, San Jose between 12-2 pm (alternative time could be arranged, if necessary).
SENIOR APARTMENT FOOD PANTRIES
Volunteer to deliver groceries and share in the festivities. ***All slots have been filled up for this opportunity. Please sign up for January opportunities here: https://cityteam.volunteerhub.com/vv2/lp/Venture/
Please sign up for January opportunities here: https://cityteam.volunteerhub.com/vv2/lp/Venture/
Venture has adopted two mobile food pantries in partnership with CityTeam.
Le Mirador Senior Apartments: Every Second Tuesday from 2pm - 3:30pm
Sienna Senior Apartments: Every Second Thursday from 10am - 12:30pm
Did you know Venture actively supports foster care in the area? At Venture we have a team of Foster Families and Support Friends already helping some of these vulnerable children, but we are looking for more members to get involved!
Time flexible, Ongoing
Venture volunteers are needed to serve as small group leaders and in other club support roles.
Lietz Elementary- Wednesdays
Williams Elementary- Thursdays
Volunteer AROUND THE WORLD
Volunteer around the World
We work with partner organizations and missionaries around the world. Several short-term mission trips are organized each year: a blend of work, outreach, and support to current cross-cultural workers and churches.