Volunteer

Calling All Volunteers!

  • Do you want to make a difference in the life of a child?
  • Do you want to give back to your community?
  • Do you want to share your skills and expertise with others?

We have an opportunity for you!

Classroom

Our classroom volunteers are the backbone of our program! In the classroom you will have the opportunity to work with staff and children through activities like:

  • Preparing materials for the classroom
  • Reading to a child or group
  • Supporting a special classroom project

Nutrition Program

Good nutrition and food safety are our top priority, and our nutrition program loves our volunteers! Join our kitchens for projects like:

  • Menu planning, preparation, and taste-testing
  • Farm-to-school purchasing
  • Providing nutrition education in the classroom

Facilities and Maintenance

We depend on our facilities and maintenance teams to keep us functioning! It’s a big job and we always appreciate our volunteers! Some of our opportunities include:

  • Painting exterior and interior of buildings
  • Washing windows, organizing storage sheds, and maintaining our grounds
  • Other opportunities, depending on your area of interest or expertise!

We also have practicum and intern opportunities available

Need more information?
Contact Heather Gregory, Volunteer Coordinator, today:
503-675-4565 (ext. 109)
heatherg@cccchs.org

USDA Non-Discrimination Statement

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

1)      mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture

                 Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights

                 1400 Independence Avenue, SW

                 Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

2)      fax: (202) 690-7442; or

3)      email: program.intake@usda.gov