Looking for Daily Volunteer Opportunities?
Austin Disaster Relief Network and Hope Family Thrift Store is always looking for Community Volunteers in our Thrift Store and Warehouse to help support our long-term Hurricane Harvey response and daily operational needs to help us continue our focused mission work locally and during disaster. The need is also great for Network volunteers trained in Administration (Logistics) and Emotional Care (CISM Trained) to meet the needs of survivors impacted by apartment fires, storms and Hurricane Harvey. To view opportunities, click the link below. If you would like to find out how to re-engage with us, be sure to attend our First Friday Open House (click here to view).
Training Admin Volunteers: ADRN is looking for volunteers who can commit 3-4 hours each week to do light clerical work? Or, would you like to be a part of the Training Admin Team that facilitates Orientations? To volunteer, please contact us.
HOPE FAMILY THRIFT STORE
Cashier (Hope Family Thrift Store): Hope Family Thrift Store is now accepting applications for a full time cashier. Must be able to work Saturdays and be friendly, outgoing and welcoming to store customers. Hours are 9:45am – 6:15pm. Come by the store and pick up an application. Interested? Please contact us.
MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS DEPARTMENT
Journalism / Copywriter Intern or Volunteer Needed: ADRN is looking for several passionate volunteers and/or interns who will help write and edit content, build stories, create/edit articles and maintain our community awareness as we serve in and out of the disaster field. Photojournalism a plus. Technical Editing a plus. Work within Word or Pages to create content. Maintain a story database with images to coincide with published pieces. Work with various departments, reporting to the Creative Director for content strategy. Gain valuable experience for a portfolio or volunteer your time. Looking for a weekly commitment of 3-4 hours or on a project basis. Interested? To volunteer, please contact us.
MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS DEPARTMENT
Photographers / Film and Videographers: ADRN is looking for several passionate volunteers and/or interns who will capture the work of the ministry during survivor care, internal operations, disaster deployments and more. Gain valuable experience for a portfolio or volunteer your time to help ADRN build impact stories. Looking for a 6 month commitment (fall/spring). Interested? To volunteer, please contact us.
Operations (COO) Admin Needed: ADRN is looking for a committed volunteer. Responsibilities will include document management, research, document creation, presentation preparation, and more. Interested? To volunteer, please contact us.
Warehouse/Facilities: ADRN is looking for committed volunteers to assist at headquarters in the following areas: inventory management, logistics, vehicle and equipment maintenance, volunteer coordination, and supplies and materials acquisition. Interested? To volunteer, please contact us.
DONOR MINISTRIES DEPARTMENT
Donor Care Admin Volunteers Needed: ADRN is looking for several passionate and committed volunteers who can serve 3-4 hours each week to care for our valued financial partners. Activities include doing light clerical work, making occasional phone calls, handwritten thank you cards, assisting with donor engagement events, stuffing monthly mail-outs and more. Interested? To volunteer, please contact us.
Grant Writer/Research/Reporting Needed: ADRN is looking for committed volunteers willing to serve 2-6 hours per week as part-time Grant Researcher and/or Grant Writer to administer grant funding projects that support the ministry's ongoing mission to help survivors impacted by disasters. We are in need of dedicated volunteers who possess computer skills, quality research and written communication skills, and who are detail-oriented and are eager to participate in meaningful projects that touch various components of this ministry. Please contact the Grants Team if you are interested or have questions.
Partner Program Volunteers Needed: ADRN is looking for several passionate and committed volunteers who can serve 3-4 hours each week to care for our valued monthly partners and donors. Activities include making calls to donors once every 5-6 months to thank them, invite them to the next donor engagement event, pray for them. Also, to acknowledge/encourage long-term partners, encourage volunteers to prayerfully consider becoming a monthly partner, help implement ADRN's Partner Program. Committed volunteers must be able to speak professionally, be comfortable talking on the phone, love people, email occasionally, record phone activity in ACT database, and set reminders for follow-up calls. Interested? To volunteer, please contact us.