Archives: volunteer

American Red Cross

The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors. Interns may be involved in disaster response, case work assisting, social media, public affairs, etc. (719) 632-3563


AmeriCorps engages more than 80,000 Americans in intensive service each year at nonprofits, schools, public agencies, and community and faith-based groups across the country. Education awards are available for completed terms.

Coalition for the Upper South Platte

The mission of the Coalition for the Upper South Platte is to protect the water quality and ecologic health of the Upper South Platte Watershed through the cooperative efforts of watershed stakeholders, with the emphasis on community values and economic sustainability.

Colorado Springs Food Rescue

CSFR’s mission is to intercept and rescue fresh, perishable food that is about to be thrown away and sustainably transport it directly to hunger relief nonprofit partners, low-­income/low-access neighborhoods, and local schools and community centers. In addition to this, they have an ever-growing number of school-based projects, collaborate with low-income/low food access neighborhoods to devise • Read More »

Crossfire Ministries

Crossfire Ministries, Inc. is a faith based, non-profit, Christian organization dedicated to being a source of encouragement and hope to those in need. We provide food, clothing, and basic living necessities, and offer guidance, instruction, and opportunities for participation in activities that promote and encourage financial and social responsibility. Interns have a choice of client • Read More »

Ecumenical Social Ministries (ESM)

Founded in 1982 by eight downtown churches, Ecumenical Social Ministries (ESM) was created as a collaborative Christian organization serving the emergency assistance needs of low-income and homeless individuals and families in Colorado Springs. ESM provides more than 60,000 services to over 20,000 individuals each year. Our mission is accomplished with a staff of eighteen and • Read More »

Fatherhood Foundation of the Pikes Peak Region

The Fatherhood Foundation is an organization designed to address and heighten the awareness in America for children who grow up fatherless. Our goal is to reach as many children, with a specific emphasis on boys, in order to help them transition into adulthood. We must break the cycle and give our future leaders the support • Read More »

Family Life Center

Emergency services such as diapers, baby formula, clothing, toys to families with small children. Information and referrals to other community organizations/agencies and case management are also provided. The Center is open M-F 9:00-1:00pm, emergency services from 1:00-2:00pm only. This program is housed in the Catholic Pastoral Center.

Foundations for Successful Living

Foundations for Successful Living provides purposeful and meaningful activities in the community for individuals with intellectual developmental disabilities. FSL was created out of a passion to give all individuals the skills to live a healthy, happy and balanced life achieving the highest level of independence possible. Their facility serves as a place for education, community • Read More »