Volunteer

Volunteer Opportunities

once a year – once a month – once a week
Shepherd’s Center volunteers come from all faiths and backgrounds and include retirees, executives, families, scouts and even young kids. Their ages may vary, but each person has the same heart-felt desire to serve older adults. Maybe it’s through fundraising, coordinating educational programs or offering transportation. Everyone’s help is appreciated. Including yours! Contact us today to volunteer. Time commitments and training vary.

At the Shepherd's Center

Program Planners

Guest speakers, program coordinators and behind-the-scenes helpers are always welcome! Work as part of a committee or on your own.

Social Media

Keep the Shepherd’s Center Facebook page active. Attend programs and events and snap photos to post on Facebook.

A/V Assistants

Setup and help run projection and sound equipment for guest speakers and/or weekly programs.

Resource Center

Help staff share information about resources and support the day-to-day operation of the organization.

Special Events

The Birthday Bash, the Taste of Webster-Kirkwood: Chef Wars and the Annual Giving Tree Appeal are the fundraising events that secure much needed funds. Assist on the day of the event or join a committee and help plan.

In the Community

Transportation Ministry

A simple ride can make a world of difference – drive older adults to medical appointments.

Handy Hands – Simple Home Repair

Change hard-to-reach lightbulbs, install grab bars, assist with simple repairs and provide seasonal home safety checks.

Chores Galore – Seasonal Yard Cleanup

Work with a group to provide seasonal yard cleanup for older adults. A great opportunity for youth, scout, school and family groups.

Volunteer Opportunity Flyer

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Volunteer Information Form

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“I love volunteering at the Shepherd’s Center, it’s my happy place.” – Jill

“I find volunteer driving very rewarding.” – Barbara