At the Main Office
The 27th annual Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger® Food Drive is on Saturday, May 11, 2019. A number of volunteer opportunities are available and we would love to have you join us for this amazing day!
Superior organizational skills, good communication and leadership.
Flexible hours, possibility of working from home.
Once a month, work with your group to prepare one of EFAA’s apartment units for a new family. Inventory kitchen supplies, general cleaning tasks such as scrubbing a bathroom, wiping out a refrigerator, vacuuming and cleaning windows. Ideal for faith communities, service organizations or families. Contacts: In Boulder, Liz at Lizs@nullefaa.org, in Lafayette, Sharone at Sharone@nullefaa.org, in Longmont, Beatriz at firstname.lastname@example.org, in Louisville, Sandy at email@example.com.
Ability to do general housework, desire to prepare a warm home for a new family in need.
3 hours one time a month, six month commitment requested
Housing sponsors provide personal hygiene products and household needs, such as laundry detergent and cleaning supplies on a monthly basis. Work with staff to identify other creative, helpful ways to support the program (i.e., assisting with holiday-related activities, apartment repairs/maintenance, etc.). Ideal for faith communities, service organizations, families or businesses. Contacts: In Boulder, Liz at Lizs@nullefaa.org, in Lafayette, Sharone at Sharone@nullefaa.org, in Longmont, Beatriz at firstname.lastname@example.org, in Louisville, Sandy at email@example.com.
Requires a monthly check-in with the housing caseworker. 1 year commitment requested.
Purchase laundry basket(s) and fill with much needed supplies for people moving into short-term housing. Willingness to purchase items or organize a drive for the items is needed. Kit options include:
Move-In Kits: Toilet paper, paper towels, laundry detergent, personal hygiene items such as family size shampoo, conditioner, body lotions, razors, toothpaste & toothbrushes, etc.
Cleaning Supply Kits: Dish soap, sponges, hand soap, floor cleaner, window cleaner, shower cleaner, disinfectant spray/wipes, etc.
Creative thinking, willingness to provide materials or solicit donated materials.
Flexible hours – can be done on your own time.
We are fortunate to have many individuals and groups in the community who are interested in helping our neighbors in need. Due to high demand from local companies interested in volunteering throughout the year, we are currently only able to provide these group volunteer opportunities to our Corporate Partners.
Ongoing maintenance and upkeep of EFAA’s short-term and transitional family housing units.
Painting, landscaping, general yard clean-up and gardening.
Flexible hours during spring, summer and fall months.
If you would like to volunteer as part of a business or community group, or as a family, please have the primary contact from your group complete our online Volunteer Application Form.
For business or community groups: If you are volunteering as part of a group, only 1 person from your group, will need to complete our volunteer application form. An onsite orientation will be provided for your group on the day of your project.
For families: Families are asked to attend a New Volunteer Orientation. Orientations are on alternate Wednesdays from 4:00 – 5:00 pm at our main office, 1575 Yarmouth Ave. in Boulder. We encourage full family participation for the orientation, however, all youth and at least one parent/guardian should plan to attend. You will receive upcoming orientation dates and information on how to schedule your family for an orientation upon completion of our volunteer application form. Orientations are on the following dates: 1/16, 1/30, 2/13, 2/27, 3/13, 3/27, 4/10, 4/24, 5/8, 5/22, 6/5, 6/19, 7/10, 7/24, 8/7, 8/21, 9/4, 9/18, 10/2, 10/16.
Please note that our min. age for volunteering in our Food Pantry is 15 without adult supervision or 12 with adult supervision.
Welcome to our online resource for scheduling volunteer shifts, updating personal information and/or posting your volunteer hours.
Current volunteers can log in here.