Volunteer Opportunities

Missions Outreach Volunteer Opportunities

Sponsored by Catalina United Methodist Church


To help with these missions, please contact the designated contact person or the church office at 327-4296.


Organization/Group Info Volunteer Needs CUMC Contact
Angel Tree Project Provides Christmas gifts to children of imprisoned parents Make phone calls, prepare Angel tags, write Christmas cards, decorate Angel trees, wrap and deliver gifts. Ina Smalzer  at 327-0725  ismalzer@cox.net or call church office at 327-4296
Aviva Children’s Services Supports children affected by domestic violence and poverty. Collect child’s info for Life Book; collect personal items bags; sew; donate clothing/toys. Shelley Hawthorne Smith shellhawthorne@yahoo.com
Blenman Elementary School Educates and supports
learning needs and other
needs of children.
Provide   school supplies,snack pack food for students to take home weekends, tutor, help the librarian, or serve as a lunchroom host. Sue Carter Troysgrammy@aol.com or leave   message at church office
Casa Maria Feeds and supports the homeless. Prepare sandwiches on Fridays and prepare a meal and pack lunches on Saturday mornings every 6 weeks. Call the Church office at 327-4296.
Community Food Bank of Southern AZ Provides food to low income and homeless. Sort   food as part of US Postal Service food collection event each year. Call the Church office at 327-4296.
Iskashitaa   Refugee Harvesting Redistributes locally harvested food to Tucson international refugees and service organizations. Harvest   fruits and vegetables from local yards and farms at least once per year. Call the Church office at 327-4296.
Primavera Men’s Shelter Provides food, shelter, and job search support for homeless. Prepare and serve dinner  4th   Saturday of each month. Al Goodemote at  891-5109 jagoodem21@gmail.com
TIHAN   – Tucson Interfaith HIV/AIDS Network Provides   support for those affected by HIV/AIDS. Prepare meal for TIHAN clients and their family/friends once a year and collect hygiene items. Kristin Ginter at 327-4296
Tucson Wesley Foundation Ministers to college students. Prepare/serve meals five times during the school year. Kristin Ginter at 327-4296 kristin@catalinamethodist.org