Volunteer with Downtown Ministries

Come and join the Falcons Family as we seek to build relationships with inner-city youth and their families! Downtown Ministries could not exist without volunteers like you!

Volunteer Process

To become a volunteer, follow these simple steps:

  1. Contact us at koakley@downtownministries.org or by filling out the contact form.
  2. Visit us to see which program best fits you.
  3. Complete your volunteer application.
    • Fill out the Volunteer Application.
    • Look over the Volunteer Manual.
    • Complete the Darkness to Light training and meet briefly with a Downtown Ministries staff member to go over policies and procedures.
  4. Start building relationships and serving with us!

Volunteer Opportunities

Football

Fall, practice on Tuesdays and Thursdays, games on Saturdays
Coach or help coach the Falcons football team, while building relationships with each child. No experience required!

Cheerleading

Fall, practice on Tuesdays and Thursdays, games on Saturdays
Coach or help coach the Falcons cheerleading team, while building relationships with each child. No experience required!

Gymnastics

Practice on TBD weeknights
Coach or help coach the Falcons gymnastics team, while building relationships with each child. No experience required!

After-School Program

Every school day from 3:15-5pm
Help with homework, outdoor games, and indoor activities. Great for busy college students!

Chaperones

Early mornings or afternoons
Accompany children on field trips, bus routes, and at recess.

Admin Support

As needed
Help with administrative needs in our offices.

Falcons Friends

As needed
Run concessions at games, provide snacks for After-school or our sports teams, volunteer at events like graduation, ect.