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Good Samaritan Volunteers

Volunteer Opportunities with Good Samaritan

The Good Samaritan Project’s Care and Support Team provides a ministry opportunity to exercise your faith.  Members of  Cathedral of Faith are encouraged to support program participants, engage with the COF Service Ministries that are appropriate, as well as, with other community resources.  Below are Specific Volunteer Opportunities.

Group Mentor
Good Samaritan's New Care and Support Team members will immediately begin volunteering at Good Samaritan's Hope, Help & Healing, a re-entry support group held at Cathedral of Faith and lead by volunteers and program staff.  The group addresses problems and obstacles that individuals face during their transition back into their homes, work, schools and neighborhoods.  Group Mentoring allows time to get acquainted with the program, program participants and staff.


Individual Mentor
Once a volunteer has completed his/her time as a Good Samaritan Group Mentor, he/she may be matched with a specific individual.  Individual mentoring provides a one-on-one opportunity to minister to individuals and assist them in re-engaging in faith-based activities that will promote both their spiritual and personal goals.  Individual mentors may be required to provide a valid driver’s license and proof of auto insurance if transporting participants is desired.    

 
Ministry of Helps
Do you possess a practical skill or talent?  Good Samaritan's Ministry of Helps is looking for individuals that are willing to share practical skills such as:  cooking, invite someone to group, writing a resume, housing to share, greet someone at church, an employment opportunity, repair a car, give a ride to church, Dr. appt., or D.M.V. appt. deliver food to a family in need, pray with a person in distress, tutoring, interpreting, assisting with filling out forms, give a haircut, take someone clothes shopping, provide legal assistance, call and encourage someone.

How to Volunteer

Requirements to volunteer at Good Samaritan in the above areas :

1. Be a member of The Cathedral of Faith.
2. Be at least 25 years old.
3. Successfully complete screening and background check prior to participation.
4. Attend 10 hours of training and support throughout his/her involvement in the program.

Print Out A Volunteer Form HERE

Please submit your volunteer form to:

The Good Samaritan Project
cyooffice@cyoutreach.org

For faster processing, you may fax it to:  
(408) 280-0144
Attn:  The Good Samaritan Project’s
Care and Support Team
 

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