Volunteer at ACO:
There are a wide variety of opportunities and invaluable experiences for volunteers at ACO. We welcome groups and individuals to join us as we work together to make a genuine difference in the lives of the people we serve!
Volunteer Opportunities Available:
Resale Shops – sorting and processing donations for the sales floor and assisting Resale staff
Food Pantry – accepting donations, sorting donated items, stocking pantry shelves and assisting clients
Office – providing staff and client support by performing light office work
Seasonal Events – seasonal work during our Thanksgiving, Holiday, and Back to School programs
Corporate & Group Team Building – at our Food Pantry, Resale Stores, or conduct a donation drive at your location.
Family – Create a food drive at your school, hold a bake sale, or visit our kidscare page
Volunteer Age Requirements:
- Adults 18 years old or older must complete the application below and also pass a background check with a cost to you of $18.00.
- Persons under 18 years of age are not required to undergo a background check but must complete the application below. Student volunteers must be of high school age (14 years or older)
- With permission of the Director of Volunteer Services, Children ages 12 – 14 years old may only volunteer with a parent/adult present at all times.
- Children under the age of 12 are not permitted to volunteer onsite due to safety reasons. Visit kidscare for more ideas on how your family can make a difference.
We welcome Court Appointed Community Service Volunteers. Anyone with a felony, theft, or assault on their record is not eligible to volunteer.