De Marillac Academy
Description: Located in the Tenderloin district, De Marillac is a 4th through 8th grade school that offers a high-quality education to the low-income, under-served children of San Francisco. Volunteers must have a college degree or related life/work experience and interest in education.
Description: Our Lady of the Visitacion is located in the Visitacion Valley district, next to the largest housing project in San Francisco. This K to 8th grade school seeks to help its students find an alternative to the poverty surrounding them by providing a nurturing learning environment. Volunteers must have a college degree, or related life/work experience and interest in education.
Description: SHC is a Catholic, college preparatory high school located in the heart of San Francisco’s cultural center. SHC provides an academically rigorous and intellectually stimulating experience for students, guiding them to achieve their very best. SHC strives to tap their students’ talents and passions and support them in their interests. Students at SHC will find that they have all the tools and technology at their fingertips to succeed. *non-AmeriCorps position
Description: The Epiphany Center offers family treatment, residential recovery, in-home services, and a pediatric clinic. These programs enhance the physical, socio-emotional, intellectual and spiritual growth of each person in their care.
Current needs: “We could use a volunteer working full time in our child development center supporting teachers with infants and toddlers newborn to 3 years of age…supporting with children and also doing minor household tasks (preparing bottles, lunches, clean up, setting up spaces). We’d really like help in some Early Head Start data entry and paperwork.
Ideal for: Learning about infant mental health and early intervention for prenatal drug exposure, someone interested in psychology as a career, children is where it all begins! We’d give the training to be effective, someone who has a heart for children
Description: The Riley Center is a domestic violence program that offers a 24-hour crisis hotline and emergency and transitional shelters for women and their children living in abusive situations. Volunteers must have a college degree or related life/work experience, be ready to provide support to clients, have a willingness to work with diverse populations, and good communication skills.
Description: The Gubbio Project seeks to create a safe place for our homeless neighbors who find refuge in our Church. The goals of The Gubbio Project are to provide a clean, beautiful, quiet, and safe space for people to rest during the day and cultivate a sense of community among the homeless and a sense of understanding and shared responsibility in the broader community.
Description: In the spirit of St. Francis of Assisi, the mission of St. Anthony Foundation is to feed, heal, shelter, clothe, lift the spirits of those in need, and create a society in which all people flourish. They are committed to providing the poor of San Francisco with basic needs and services as a gateway to reclaiming their sense of dignity and progressing toward stability. In addition to providing direct and transitional services to people in need they also work to address the social structures that perpetuate poverty and homelessness in our society. They do this through Education and Advocacy. The social ACTion program at St. Anthony’s coordinates these programs of advocacy and educational programming.