Volunteer Positions


Community Service is a PRIVILEGE not a PUNISHMENT 

Volunteer activities range from helping in the office with clerical duties, collecting and distributing furniture, to serving on the Board of Directors. Volunteers also help with fundraising events and marketing projects. To see other positions please visit VolunteerMatch.org including walking with us at the 2016 Mesa Veterans Day Parade – sign up HERE.

To learn more about our volunteering please contact us at 480-334-8064. or info@bridgingaz.org 

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2012 Eagle Project

2012 Eagle Project

Volunteer to have a Pillow Drive at your workplace

Volunteer to have a Pillow Drive at your workplace

Thank you

A Big Thank you from Caseworkers

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Solicit Raffle Items (When needed 5+ hrs week) 
Help us get great raffle items for our fundraising events.  Duties include: Contacting businesses and retailers to receive donations of gift cards, wine baskets, event tickets, hotel stays and other items to raffle off or use in a silent auction.
Story teller (2-4 hours/week) 
Works closely with staff, volunteers, caseworkers to interview clients who receive furniture and write stories to document events and services offered by Bridging.  Looking for someone who is friendly, patient and has good writing skills.
Fund raising (Weekly 2-10hrs/week) 
Works with internal and external parties to organize the various components needed to initiate, run and conclude major fund raising projects. Duties include coordinating schedules, activities, services, tracking progress, and results. This position requires excellent communication skills and extensive knowledge of database and project management software. Coordinator reports to Bridging Resource Development staff, project management or marketing partners.
Furniture Drive Captains (Weekends – As Needed) 
Manages furniture drive staging areas. Greets and directs all donors, visitors, and media representatives. Captains ensure safe handling of furniture and related household goods, sign-in sheets, and issues Charitable Donation forms to Donors. Completes an intake form for the donations that come in during the furniture drive.
Furniture Drive Volunteers (Weekends – As Needed)
Works closely with managers in other organizations, updating policies and procedures for future furniture drives, proactive communication with community partners via telephone, e-mail, or regular mail; managing database records; drafting status reports on customer service issues; and supervising event staff. Duties include receiving and placing telephone calls to key participants and organizational management to help ensure a smooth furniture drive. Volunteers maintain solid relationships by handling questions and concerns with speed and professionalism. May perform data entry and use software applications. Also may require research skills to trouble shoot coordination problems. Excellent communication abilities are essential.
Warehouse Work (Open – Tuesday – Saturday 9-3) 
Sweat off that cheeseburger or clean/repair/paint furniture.Seniors 55 and older – AARP – SCSEP program PAID positions 18-20 hours per weekto qualify for AARP’s SCSEP program (income under 125% of the federal poverty guideline or $14,650 yr single household or $19,912 for a 2 person household)Types of positions at Bridging Networking & Event Coordinator, Donation Coordinator, eBay & Craigslist seller, Donor Engagement Coordinator, Efficiency Designer, Furniture Repair