Looking for a way to get involved with The Magdalen House? We have opportunities for all, as well as opportunities strictly for women in recovery. Learn more about each opportunity by clicking the card for full details.
OPEN TO ALL
Trader Joe’s Volunteer
On-Call Shopping Volunteer
Needs Drive Volunteer
FOR WOMEN IN RECOVERY
Virtual Meeting Host Volunteer
Backup Meeting Chair
MAKE AN IMPACT
Did you know, every volunteer hour is valued at$27.20 per hour? No matter how you’re volunteering, you’re making a big impact.
Schedule a time and date to provide a ready-to-serve meal to women in our Social Detox program. Whether it’s home-made, store-bought, or from your favorite local restaurant, every meal makes an impact.
Time Requirement: Varies
Requirements: Feed 15 people
Note: Food should be delivered to The Magdalen House on your scheduled day at your designated time.
Every day recovered women from the community volunteer to lead classes, meetings, and workshops on the spiritual solution to alcoholism out of our program curriculum, the Big Book. Occasionally, we need Backup Meeting Chairs to fill in for our regular volunteers.
Time Requirement: 1 hour
Requirements: 6 months sobriety, completed 12 Steps, and available to sponsor
This position is responsible for signing in to “host” virtual meetings, monitoring for disruptions during the meeting, posting announcements, taking count of meeting attendees, and recording, as needed. You will arrive 10 minutes before the meeting begins and, if necessary, stay 10 minutes after the meeting ends to greet meeting attendees and help women who are new.
Time Commitment: One hour and 20 minutes for meetings. Workshops will take up to two hours and 20 minutes, but there are only 1 – 2 slots per month.
Requirements: In recovery with at least two weeks of sobriety; brief training before first shift; beginner computer skills; a computer with internet access
Note: You will sign up for a specific meeting timeslot based on your availability
When women in recovery celebrate sobriety milestones at our monthly Birthday Night, each celebrant is gifted a “birthday chip;” a small wooden token commemorating their special moment. You will pick up all supplies from The Magdalen House, take them home and stuff envelopes with chips and a card, and drop them back off on The Magdalen House front porch for celebrants to come and pick up.
When: between the first Tuesday and second Monday of each month
Requirements: Deliver to The Magdalen House by the second Monday of the month
Every Sunday, we receive a Trader Joe’s grocery donation that we need help picking up from our local Trader Joe’s on Greenville Ave. You will help sort groceries for the House and facilitate the distribution of extras to our community.
Time Commitment: 9:30am – 12:30pm
Requirements: capable of light lifting (10 pounds) and have your own vehicle
Sometimes we may need you to pick up a donation, shop for a few items left on our House Needs list, deliver a box of Trader Joe’s food to a woman in need, or anything in between! You will receive a call or text from Staff with specific instructions during your scheduled on-call shift.