Volunteer Opportunities

Ready to take the next step and serve?

We are partnered with a variety of Christ-centered ministries throughout Northeast Ohio who share our passion to address physical, mental, and spiritual needs in our community. Search for volunteer opportunities here and check back often as we are continuing to grow and expand our ministry network for outreach. When you sign up for an opportunity, your request will be sent directly to the ministry coordinator. 

If you are looking for an easy volunteer opportunity to get your foot in the door to a particular ministry and only able to commit one time, please view “simple serve” category dropdown.

 

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Saturday Evening Food Service

Category
Homeless Support
Role
Volunteers

Serving food to those in need. Every Saturday, 7:20 p.m. Norma Herr Women’s Shelter Contact David for more information and to get involved!

Address
2005 Cypress Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44109
When
September 21 7:20 pm – December 28, 2019

Refugee English Class – Language Helpers

Category
Refugee Ministry
Role
Language Helpers

For this volunteer opportunity, we are looking for volunteers willing to work with 2-4 students as they learn English. We provide curriculum, materials, training & ongoing coaching. Contact Cassie to sign up for a time slow below! No need to commit to them all, just pick one that works for you. English Class Time Slots: […]

Address
749 Blaine Avenue
North Hill, OH 44310
When
September 23 – December 31, 2019 11:30 am
Age Requirement
16 +

Refugee English Class – Childcare

Category
Refugee Ministry
Role
Childcare Provider

It is not an exaggeration to say that this is one of the most critical roles within Crossings. The Moms cannot learn English when the kids are distracting them, so we need a team of volunteers who will care for the children in another room during class time. ALL our teachers noticed an improvement in […]

Address
749 Blaine Avenue
North Hill, OH 44310
When
September 23 – December 31, 2019 11:30 am
Age Requirement
16 +

Refugee English Class – Greeter

Category
Refugee Ministry
Role
Greeter

As a greeter, help welcome folks as they arrive, help them with name tags, and direct them where to go in the building. Your smile is the first point of contact! If you are interested, contact Cassie to sign up for a time slow below! No need to commit to them all, just pick one […]

Address
749 Blaine Avenue
North Hill, OH 44310
When
September 23 – December 31, 2019 11:30 am
Age Requirement
16 +

Farm Work Day Leaders

Role
Leaders

Please consider becoming a farm work-day leader. Leaders don’t need any particular skill other than being able to operate lawn maintenance equipment, perform general landscaping and do general upkeep like trimming trees or painting a fence post. The critical qualification is a heart to see youth grow, an ability to lead a discussion on a […]

Address
1060 E Turkeyfoot Lake Rd
Akron, Ohio 44312
When
September 24 – December 31, 2019

Legacies of Success Workday

Category
Home Renovation
Role
Renovation Volunteers

Join us for a Saturday workday to help restore a home to provide affordable housing and an opportunity for homeownership to a North Hill family in need. Tasks include: demolition, drywall, painting, flooring, basic plumbing and electrical, and much more. All abilities and experience are welcome. Must be at least 13 years old. Contact Brendan […]

Address
749 Blaine Ave
Akron, OH 44310
When
November 16 9:00 am – December 21, 2019 3:00 pm
Age Requirement
13 +

Workshop Meeting – Meal Provider

Category
Simple Serve
Role
Meal Drop Off

Meals needed for monthly meetings to serve between 20-30 people. They are looking for a light breakfast (donuts, coffee, fruit, etc.) and a more hearty lunch for the meetings – can be simple such as a taco bar or chicken caesar salads! Contact Bryson if interested to schedule drop-off time!

Address
798 Grant Street
Akron, OH 44311
When
January 11, 2020 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Workshop Meeting – Meal Provider

Category
Simple Serve
Role
Meal Drop Off

Meals needed for monthly meetings to serve between 20-30 people. They are looking for a light breakfast (donuts, coffee, fruit, etc.) and a more hearty lunch for the meetings – can be simple such as a taco bar or chicken caesar salads! Contact Bryson if interested to schedule drop-off time!

Address
798 Grant Street
Akron, OH 44311
When
March 7, 2020 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

True North – Organize Ministry Operations

Category
Prison Ministry
Role
Clean / Organize

True North needs help to clean and organize the buggy shop that houses the kitchen and dining area where the youth do the programming. Contact Jennifer DeWeese for more information.

Address
1060 East Turkeyfoot Lake Road
Akron, OH 44312
When
September 16, 210910:00 am – December 31, 2019 2:00 pm
Age Requirement
16 +