Thanksgiving Serving Opportunities


Thank you for your interest in serving at our Thanksgiving distribution event on Saturday, November 22, 7:30 am - 3 pm. ALL volunteers interested in serving MUST be atleast 16 years old and attend a training session before serving. To register to serve, please click the sign up link next to your area of interest. Training will be on Tuesday, November 11, 7 - 8:30 pm in the Jr. High Worship Center. If you have any questions, please email us.

Please be aware that anyone who desires to serve need to have a background check done by Church of the Redeemer. If you already had one done by the church then you will not need another one. You can download the form here.
Please fill it out, sign it and fax it back to 301-926-6925, Attn: La Toya Ormsby.

Thanksgiving Outreach Volunteer Positions:
* We need Spanish speaking bilinguals for this area.

Administrative* - FULL
Many Days to Volunteer for Administrative Opportunties - The Team Leaders will contact you to determine the exact day you will be available to volunteer.

  • Help make calls to Outreach Recipient to confirm information
    • Monday, November 3rd, 2014 Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    • Tuesday, November 4th, 2014 Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

  • Put together mailings and gifts for Outreach Recipients
    • Thursday, November 6th, 2014 Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    • Monday, November 10th, 2014 Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    • Thursday, November 20th, 2014 Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Outreach Day: Verify information and identification of Outreach Recipients
    • Saturday, November 22nd, 2014 Time: 7:30 am - 3:00 pm

  • Provide Outreach Recipients gift to Case Workers
    • Monday, November 24th, 2014 Time: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Break-Down - FULL
Reset rooms at the completion of the outreach making sure to put back everything in its righful place. Other duties as needed.

Children* - FULL
Greet children and their families. Oversee games and make crafts with children and their families.

Distribution* - FULL
Greet guests warmly. Verify guest information. Provide guests with their gift.

Evangelism & Prayer* - FULL
Pray with people that express a need for prayer. Provide a welcoming environment where people can be engaged in spiritual conversations where they are introduced to Christ in a non-threatening and friendly manner.

Greeters* - FULL
Smile and provide a welcoming environment for guests. Assist guests to room location(s) for various activities. Answer any questions that they may have. Verify that guest has id and invitation match before sending in to distribution area.

Hospitality* - FULL
Help to provide a welcoming atmosphere for our guests and volunteers. Provide snacks and refreshments for our guests and volunteers.

Set-Up - FULL
Please note that this opportunity is on Friday, November 21, 8:30 - 10 pm
Help to set up outreach locations.
Decorate areas as instructed.

Don't forget the volunteer training on Tuesday, November 11, 7 - 8:30 pm in the Jr. High Worship Center.

Questions? Email