Service Opportunities

Upcoming Service Opportunities

LAKOTA SCHOOLS

Link: Snacks for Lakota

"Take what you need, give what you can." Our schools all have resource pantries to help when a student needs a snack. Many of our students eat breakfast and lunch at school but are unable to bring a snack. We need snacks such as chips, Cheez-Its, cookies, fruit snack, apple sauce pouches, granola bars etc. We are requesting no nut products or peanut butter due to allergies. Please no perishable items.

Snack Drop-Off Locations:

  • West Chester FD Station 72 - 7715 John Cox Rd, West Chester
  • West Chester FD Station 74 - 8551 Beckett Rd, West Chester
  • Liberty Township FD 112 - 7655 Princeton Rd, Liberty Twp.
  • Lakota Local Schools - 5572 Princeton Rd, Liberty Twp.

REACH OUT LAKOTA, various Saturdays, 10:00 AM - noon, help sort clothing at Reach Out Lakota, see sign-up for available dates.  Volunteer Reach Out Lakota (signupgenius.com)

MATTHEW 25 MINISTRIES Matthew 25: Ministries is responding to the tornado that hit Goshen Township on Wednesday afternoon, July 6th. The Greater Cincinnati region was swept by heavy rainfall and strong winds throughout the afternoon and the Goshen area was among the most severely hit. The storm left thousands of residents without power and caused extensive damage to homes and buildings with Goshen's downtown area experiencing the most damage. The city's fire department took a direct hit from the tornado resulting in the roof being torn off. Product donations are being accepted at our facility located at 11083 Kenwood Road, Cincinnati, OH 45242:

  • Personal care products: antibacterial soap, hand sanitizer, toothpaste, toothbrushes, shampoo, body wash, deodorant, lotion, etc.
  • Paper products: toilet paper, paper towels, etc.
  • Cleaning supplies

For the most current information on Matthew 25: Ministries’ activities, go To https://m25m.org/disaster/ukraine22 or follow Matthew 25 on Facebook at facebook.com/m25m.org.

FAITH ALLIANCE, Join volunteers from local Christian churches as we serve our neighbors in need. St. Max is the only Catholic church in the network! A variety of outreach opportunites are available year round.Outreach (thefaithalliance.com)

JUST SERVE, Check out various serve opportunities with non-profits in one click! https://www.justserve.org/projects?location=Ohio,%2045069-4231 

PROVISION LIVING, Enjoy working with our senior citizens? Checkout Senior Living Communities & Health Care Services | Provision Living 513-847-9050 to volunteer at one of our newest senior living communities in the area. 

SWEET CHEEKS DIAPER BANK, Donate diapers and/or volunteer https://sweetcheeksdiaperbank.org/ 

UC HEALTH WEST CHESTER HOSPITAL, The Caring Companion Program. Spend 2-4 hours a week giving back to our community. Complete the adult volunteer application at About The Adult Volunteer Program | West Chester Hospital (uchealth.com). Once your application has been processed, Christine Martin, WCH Volunteer Coordinator (513.298.7728) will reach out to schedule an interview and volunteer orientation.

CATHOLIC LAY MISSIONARY MINISTRY, short or long term, in the U.S. or overseas. Visit: Home (catholicvolunteernetwork.org)

SERVE CITY FOOD PANTRY, Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays, various times, click here to see available times and to sign up Serve City: Food Pantry (Open Hours) (signupgenius.com) and the link to the volunteer application Volunteer | Serve City (serve-city.org)

LAST MILE FOOD RESCUE is seeking volunteers who are hungry to make a difference in our city. Did you know that 35% of food goes to waste while 20% of Cincinnati’s population struggles with food insecurity? Last Mile uses the power of technology to connect volunteer drivers to good food in need of rescue. Our simple app takes you every step of the way – from picking up food to dropping off at local non-profits. Would you donate an hour of your time to help us rescue good food and deliver it to those who need it most? Last Mile has rescued 500,000 pounds of food in just seven months! Our goal is to hit one million pounds of food rescued by the end of 2021. Join us in the movement to #endfoodwaste and become a food rescue hero today! Get started by downloading the app! www.lastmilefood.org/our-app

 

 

 

 

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