Volunteer Informational Meeting - September 19th, 2013
SAVING GRACE TO HOLD VOLUNTEER INFORMATIONAL MEETING
Saving Grace will offer an informational meeting to those interested in volunteering with our direct service volunteer program.Join us on Thursday, September 19 from 6:30pm to 7:30pm. Information regarding the various volunteer opportunities and the upcoming volunteer training will be covered as well as a basic overview of Saving Grace’s history, mission and services. Those interested in attending this informational meeting should contact Christina at 541-815-2976 or by email at Christina@saving-grace.org.
Saving Grace will hold its semi-annual volunteer training over the course of three weeks starting Thursday, October 3, through Thursday, October 25. The 40-hour training,which will be held over a series of Tuesday and Thursday evenings and three Saturdays, will prepare volunteers to work directly with the individuals Saving Grace serves. The training fee is $75 to those willing to make a volunteer commitment of one year.
After the training,volunteers will be able help with a variety of services including; answering hotline calls, assisting shelter residents, facilitating support groups,working with children, and assisting at the courthouse. Saving Grace has a particular need for hotline and hospital response volunteers.
Saving Grace’s volunteers play a crucial role in helping Central Oregon families needing services while dealing with domestic violence and sexual assault. We appreciate those who are willing to donate their time and talents within our organization.