EFA's services are possible because of our strong and caring base of volunteers who thrive in our casual, welcoming and compassionate environment. Whether you are available once a week or once a year, we need your help. Please email Melissa Alper, Community Outreach and Volunteer Coordinator for an application. Our volunteer opportunities are listed below:
Volunteers are needed to staff EFA's reception desk, assist with on-going office tasks, or manage special projects. Computer skills appreciated, but not required! Office support shifts are during normal business hours, Monday – Friday, 9am - 5pm.
Tuesday Night Team (TNT)
Each Tuesday evening from 5:30 - 7:30 pm, volunteers gather at EFA to work together on projects for the agency. Everyone is welcome! Fun and food are provided. (**Please refer to our agency calendar for updates)
Pets Are Wonderful Support (PAWS)
Assist in organizing and delivering food for clients. Make dog collars, represent PAWS at community events or assist in fundraising efforts for PAWS.
Friday Night Social
Held the fourth Friday of every month, this is a social opportunity for those affected by HIV/AIDS. Free food, games, door prizes and more! Volunteers are needed from 5 - 9 pm to assist with set up, tear down, meal preparation and serving, games and raffles.
Dining Out for Life (DOFL)
Dining Out For Life is an annual awareness and fundraising event held on the last Thursday in April of each year. Local restaurants pledge 25 - 100% of their gross food and beverage sales to support EFA. There are many ways to get involved before and the day of DOFL. Click here to learn more.
Thirst for Life (TFL)
Thirst for Life is an annual fundraising event held on the last Thursday in August. Local stablishments pledge 25 -100% of their gross beverage sales (including liquor, coffee, etc.) to support PAWS. There are many ways to get involved before and the day of TFL. Click here to learn more.
Help make our special events happen! Volunteers assist in the planning, organization, promotion and staffing of special events that promote or fund EFA's programs.
Join us and make a positive difference! Click here to download and print a volunteer application.
For more information, contact Melissa Alper at 314-333-6660.