Volunteer Your Time & Talent

For all of us, likely, it is a struggle to live in a Christ-like life of compassion and service to "the least of these". The parish offers a number of opportunities to extend a loving hand to a neighbor in need. 

Food Pantry

  1. Food or personal supplies (the most needed items are usually dry milk, canned meats, nutritious cereals, paper products like toilet paper, and toiletries such as soap or toothbrushes and toothpaste).
  2. Volunteer each Monday & Tuesday, from 1-2pm, to presack food and distribute. 
  3. Stock the pantry shelves. 

More Than A Meal

  1. Volunteer your time on a Sunday, from 3-5pm.
  2. Donate a ham or turkey for holiday meals.
  3. Provide items for a hygiene kit: suntal lotion, deodorant, razors, etc.
  4. Bake a birthday cake for the first Sunday of each month.
  5. Help is needed to make sewing repairs on aprons and floral arrangements.
  6. Pray for our guests.

Alzheimer's Day Services

Church Health Center

  1. For volunteer opportunities, visit www.churchhealthcenter.org/volunteer.

Community of St. Therese of Lisieux

Door of Hope 

Dorothy Day House of Hospitality

Emmanuel Episcopal Church

Friends For Life 

  1. Toiletry bags - shampoo, soap, toothpaste, tooth brush, etc.
  2. Food pantry - help assembling the food bags for clients.
  3. Annual event volunteers are needed:
    -Dining Out For Life (DOFL) (April)
    -Art Dash (July)
    -A Place At The Table (APATT) (November) 

Hope House

Hospitality Hub

Integrity of Memphis

Memphis Child Advocacy Center

Memphis Library Foundation

Memphis Teachers Residency

  1. Classroom supplies.
  2. Serve as a reading coach at Sherwood Elementary.
  3. Host a dinner or desert gathering for MTR Teachers. 

(MIFA) Memphis Inter-Faith Association

Outreach Housing & Community

  1. Be a mentor/buddy by providing transportation to the grocery store, bank, doctor's appointments, etc.
  2. Assist clients in obtaining social security information and social security disability information.
  3. Volunteer at the OHC office to answer phones and greet guests.
  4. Join the weekly wellness group for a walk on Wednesday mornsting at the Hope and Healing Center.

Samaritan Counseling Center

Shelby County Books From Birth

Soulsville Music Academy 

The Exchange Club Family Center

  1. Adopt a family.
  2. Donate children's books and school supplies.
  3. Donate Diapers (3mos - 1yr).
  4. Assist with birthday bags.
  5. Provide snacks and prizes for chidlren's celebration.
  6. Supply refreshments/dinners for program graduation ceremonies or evening programs.

St. George's Independent School

West TN Haiti Partership 

  1. Donate art/craft/sewing supplies.
  2. Provide musical insturmentts.
  3. Supply soap, shampoo, toothpaste, nail polish, maincure kits, etc.
  4. Syringes, gloves and alcohol pads are needed.
  5. Provide pill bottles and children's chewable vitamins.