Volunteer
As a non-profit, we rely on volunteers. Male or female, young or old, whether it be crafts or light construction, there are many different ways you can help.
VOLUNTEER TRAININGS
VOLUNTEER INFORMATION SESSION

The Volunteer Information Session is required for all individuals who desire to serve as a volunteer with Present Age Ministries. During this session, participants will be educated on the realities of Human Trafficking both nationally and locally. Participants will also be given information about Present Age Ministries programs and opportunities for volunteers to be involved.

Monday, May 14, 2018
6:30-8:30pm
Concord, NC
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Monday, July 23, 2018
6:30-8:30pm
Concord, NC
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Monday, September 24, 2018
6:30-8:30pm
Concord, NC
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SURVIVOR SUPPORT VOLUNTEER TRAINING

During this training, participants will gain a much deeper understanding of the life that survivors have lived, the trauma they deal with, the work Present Age Ministries does to support these girls, and how volunteers can potentially be involved in different areas of our Direct Services Program. These areas include becoming a mentor, helping with transportation, tutoring, assisting with group sessions, and more. Survivor Support Volunteer Training is required for those who desire to be considered for a role that is in direct contact with the clients we serve. There is a one-time fee for this training that covers a background screening, training materials, and lunch.

(To attend Survivor Support Training, you must have participated in the Volunteer Information Session)

Saturday, May 19, 2018
8:00am-5:00pm
Concord, NC
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Saturday, September 8, 2018
8:00am-5:00pm
Concord, NC
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ADVOCACY VOLUNTEER TRAINING

A trained Advocate would participate in any event that may include sharing general human trafficking awareness, warning signs, or lead to deeper focus discussion. Events typically take places during weekday evenings, and over the weekend. Events could include anything from, but not limited to, booths, public speaking (large and small), and seminars (conventions/schools etc.) Advocacy Volunteer Training is required for all individuals who are passionate about fostering relationships with an individual or organization hosting a requested event, so that community support with PAM will continue to grow and deepen.

(To attend Advocacy Volunteer Training, you must have participated in the Volunteer Information Session)

Thursday, July 26, 2018
6:00 – 8:00pm
Concord, NC
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SCHOOL PREVENTION VOLUNTEER TRAINING

Present Age Ministries developed curriculum that is delivered in classroom or assembly style settings. During this training, participants will learn the material that is presented as well as be given instruction on how to deliver the information. Prevention events typically take place during normal school hours during the school year at the middle and high school level in and around the Charlotte area. School Prevention Volunteer Training is required for those who desire to represent Present Age Ministries in the classroom with students.

(To attend School Prevention Volunteer Training, you must have participated in the Volunteer Information Session)

Next Date:
TBD
Fall 2018

DISCOVERING YOUR VALUE/SMALL GROUPS PREVENTION VOLUNTEER TRAINING

During this training, participants will be thoroughly trained to facilitate our “Discovering Your Value” Learning System. “Discovering Your Value” is a fun, interactive learning system developed to provide prevention and early intervention to female adolescent by specifically addressing the devaluation of women as a society. DYV can be used as an isolated event with the target audience, or it can be used as the kick-off to our 6-8 week small group intensive with those teenage females who have been identified as high risk. This training will also include details about how to lead/facilitate one of those discussion based groups either in the schools or in the community. These events typically take place during the school day/right after school or occasionally in the evening weeknights

(To attend Discovering Your Value/Small Group Prevention Volunteer Training, you must have participated in the Volunteer Information Session)

Next Date:
TBD
Fall 2018

CURRENT NEEDS
While we’re grateful for all and any donations, these are the items we have the most need for right now. Items can be mailed to PO Box 700, Harrisburg, NC 28075. To coordinate dropping items off, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator.
  • $15 Gift Cards (Starkbucks, Chick-Fil-a, Dunkin Doughnuts, Subway, Etc) – Used for Mentors to take girls out.
  • $25/$50 Visa Gift Cards – Our girls earn these as they accomplish their goals in the program
  • Batteries
  • Paper Products (Paper Towels, Napkins, Paper Plates, Cups)
SURVEYS
HOST AN EVENT
Request an advocate to come share at your community event.
REQUEST A TRAINING (Customized)
Industry specific, in-depth training for staff, volunteers, etc. (Fee associated)
ADVOCATES/PREVENTION
Awareness Event Report Summary
PARTICIPANTS
Discovering Your Value Survey
VOLUNTEERS
Volunteer Information Session Evaluation
VOLUNTEERS
Survivor Support Volunteer Training Evaluation
UPCOMING PROJECTS
None at this time.