With so much going on around Cornerstones during certain times of the year, we need your help! Check out the opportunities below to help our clients in every season! We currently do not have on-site volunteer opportunities available on Sundays and federal holidays.
Please note that all on-site volunteers and persons accompanying them at the Connections for Hope Partnership and the Embry Rucker Community Shelter must be at least 18 years old. For all other programs on-site volunteers must be at least 8 years old and those under the age of 16 will need adult supervision.
Assistance Services and Pantry Program (ASAPP)
Farmers Market Gleaning Assistants (Individuals & Groups)
Our gleaning volunteers help to collect produce, bread, meat and other items from all interested vendors at the Lake Anne Farmers Market in Reston. Volunteers also organize the fresh produce at our pantry to provide our clients with nutritious food during the summer. Interested volunteers can sign up using this link: http://signup.com/go/whtSwne
Who: Volunteers must be at least 8 years old. Volunteers under the age of 16 must have adult supervision.
When: Saturday mornings from 11:30am-1:30pm
Simple Gesture Food Sorting Volunteers (Individuals & Groups)
Simple Gesture Volunteers help with sorting and unpacking food donations on a bi-monthly basis. This event helps to stock our food pantry with shelf-stable food for our clients in need. A Simple Gesture currently takes place at the Lake Anne Fellowship House (11450 North Shore Drive, Reston VA 20190). Interested volunteers can sign up using this link: https://signup.com/go/UfTtsFV
Who: Volunteers must be at least 8 years old. Volunteers under the age of 16 will need adult supervision.
When: Saturday mornings from 9:00am-12:30pm
Contact Morgan Grant, Community Resource Coordinator, at Morgan.Grant@cornerstonesva.org for more information regarding volunteer needs at the Assistance Services and Pantry Program.
Have a question or a different idea about how to get involved? We’d love to hear from you! Contact us at 571-323-3674, firstname.lastname@example.org.