“I have been volunteering with The Christian Mission for over 14 years, I love it here because the people have become my family.”

Kim — resource store associate

First-time volunteer

Thank you so much for your interest in volunteering! Please review our volunteer age policy and complete the application below. Once you’ve completed your application, our Volunteer Coordinator will reach out to you with more information and help find the volunteer opportunity that is right for you!

Existing volunteers

We love our volunteers and we can’t do what we do without you! Thank you for showing up and serving our community!

Please click the link below to view our monthly volunteer opportunities and sign up!

Group volunteers

Groups are also welcome to volunteer at The Christian Mission!

If your group would like to volunteer, please complete the group interest form below or email the Volunteer Coordinator, Diane Smith, for more information at: volunteer@thechristianmission.org.

Volunteer Opportunities

make an impact

We would like to thank you for your interest in volunteering! You have already taken the first step in wanting to make a positive difference in helping our community.

The Christian Mission provides volunteer opportunities for individuals, families, and groups.

Driven by our values of service and love, our volunteers, donors, and team members feel good spending their time, money, or energy at The Christian Mission.

By helping the portion of the community that is in great need, they gain greater perspective and appreciation, and can feel good about the work they do.

If you have any questions, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Diane Smith, for more information at: volunteer@thechristianmission.org.

If you are looking to complete court-ordered service hours, please contact Scotty Moore, 704-664-2357, smoore@thechristianmission.org.  Please do not sign up through Signup Genius or submit a volunteer application.

Pantry volunteer

  • Assist clients with shopping
  • Clean and organize pantry
  • Stock pantry shelves

Resource store associate

  • Scan barcodes at checkout
  • Assist clients
  • Sort and hang clothing
  • Keep the Resource Store clean and organized

Grocery store pickups

  • Pick up food from various grocery stores and deliver it to The Christian Mission
  • Must have a van or SUV
  • Must have a valid driver’s license

Give back boutique

  • Assist with consignment intake
  • Coordinate social media efforts
  • Data entry
  • Assist customers with shopping
  • Keep sales floor clean and organized

Senior companion Program

  • Provide companionship to seniors in our community
  • Shop for seniors in our pantry
  • Delivery groceries to seniors twice a month
  • Build lasting relationships

Networx meals

  • Cook or sponsor a meal for weekly NETworX classes
  • Great group volunteer opportunity!

Donation drives

  • Host a donation drive (food, clothing, coats, etc.) for The Christian Mission
  • Great opportunity for students, service projects, churches, businesses, etc.
  • All ages welcome to host a donation drive