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Volunteer Bilingual (Spanish and English) Mentor
WHAT: Adult female volunteer Mentor to be a supportive influence with a Spanish-speaking mother living at St. Ann’s
WHERE: St. Ann’s Child Care Center 4901 Eastern Ave., Hyattsville, MD 20782
(For GPS directions: 1550 Gallatin Street, NE Washington, DC 20017. When you arrive at this address, you will see our driveway directly across the street. Our main building will be on the hill to your right and Faith House is located on the left. You may park for free in any of the nearby parking lots.)
WHEN: Communicate via text or phone call once a week and meet in-person once a month. Also, volunteer is required to attend at least 6 of 12 dinner meetings during a calendar year.
NEXT STEP: Interested prospective volunteers are required to attend a volunteer orientation session and then a Mentor Program training session. Criminal background check is required along with a Tuberculosis (PPD) test.
Thank you for your interest in St. Ann’s volunteer opportunities. Our volunteers are a vital part of our mission to heal, strengthen and inspire vulnerable young families.
Here are a few ways for volunteers to become involved:
Professionals in their field can make a presentation to young mothers on topics such as employment, financial competency, or another life-skill related topic.
Two or more experienced teachers can organize an arts and crafts activity for the toddlers in our Child Care Center.
- Civic, religious, social, academic or employee groups can plan a social activity for families Tuesday evenings from 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. or on a late Saturday morning before noon. You can get some ideas from our Volunteer Services Coordinator.
Add your name and contact information to our Volunteer Waitlist if you would like to make a regular time commitment as an Evening Child Care Volunteer (Mondays, Wednesdays, or Thursdays from 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
- We are also accepting names to add to our Volunteeer Waitlist for our Mentoring Program. Female volunteers are matched with young mothers living at St. Ann's To help strengthen their self-confidence and interrelationship skills.
If you are interested in learning more, please contact our Volunteer Office to schedule an orientation.
Tel: (301) 559-5500 x168
Many thanks for your generosity in supporting our ministry to mothers and their children.