2018 Mount Vernon
CAC: Community Assistance Center
Provide compassionate assistance for neighbors in need by providing financial support, helping to meet basic needs and promoting self-reliance.
Thrift Store-Receive, Sort & Price Donations
2nd Saturday of each month
Saturday, November 10 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Saturday, December 8 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Agape Youth & Family Center
Agape empowers and supports underserved families within its community to discover and embrace their full potential.
Extreme Bedroom Makeover:October 19- 20
Mount Vernon is forming a team of 8-10 students.
Homework Buddies: ongoing
Great Thanksgiving Basket Giveaway: Friday, November 16
Agape Holiday Gift Store: December 12-13
Volunteer Contact: Dominique Tate, firstname.lastname@example.org
Mobilize communities to address the challenges of poverty by focusing on hunger relief, housing and education.
Multiple volunteer opportunities after school and on Saturdays and Sundays throughout the year!
Volunteer Contact: Amy Olvey, email@example.com
Love Beyond Walls
Provide dignity to the homeless and poor by providing a voice, visibility, shelter, community, and grooming and support services to achieve self-sufficiency.
Gather Atlanta- a monthly gathering where people gather in the heart of the city to serve those who are experiencing homelessness.
Upcoming Gather Atlanta: Saturday, October 20
Make Donations (Lotion, Body Wash, Socks, Shaving Cream, Razors, Deodorant, Hand Sanitizer, Toothpaste)
Volunteer Contact: Julia Webb, firstname.lastname@example.org
Los Niños Primero
Prepare underserved Latino preschool children for educational success by providing opportunities to develop their language, cognitive, social, and motor skills.
Saturday School- Every other Saturday in the Kirk Center at Mt Vernon Presbyterian Church from 8:30-12.
Volunteer Contact: Lizbeth Zamora, email@example.com
Friends of Lost Corner
Oversees the development of Lost Corner Preserve, a 24 acre passive park in Sandy Springs.
November 10, December 8
January 12, February 9, March 9, April 13, May 11
Volunteer Contact: Ellen Fenoglio, firstname.lastname@example.org
Center for Civil & Human Rights
Create a safe space for visitors to explore the fundamental rights of all human beings so that they leave inspired and empowered to join the ongoing dialogue about human rights in their communities.
Volunteer Contact: Ted Ward, email@example.com
Faith-based network of cities that provides opportunities for service, learning, and leadership development within the urban context.
Summer-long leadership development cohort that works closely supporting the Discover program
Service learning weeks, last week of May through first week of August
Individual and group volunteer days available upon request.
Volunteer Contact: Chad Wright-Pittman, firstname.lastname@example.org
Lighthouse Family Retreat
Exist to strengthen families living through childhood cancer.
High School Summer Internship Opportunities
Family volunteer Opportunities
Volunteer Contact: Adam Tomberlin email@example.com