Everyone has something they are passionate about! If you have been itching to work with a Non-Profit or Charitable Organization, but you’re not sure where to start, here are Five great, Local Organizations for you to get involved with!
Camp Peniel - “Adventure with a Purpose!”
Founded in 1946, Camp Peniel was created for the sole purpose of reaching today's youth on a 382 Acre Christian Youth Camp. Complete with a spring fed lake to swim in, hiking trails, horse riding, and zip line challenge, kids are always having a blast while learning valuable life lessons.
Whatever your area of interest might be, they have plenty of volunteer opportunities available ranging anywhere from fundraising and promoting camps, to handy work such as carpentry, electrical, and plumbing for a great cause! Call 830-693-2182 for more information.
Phoenix Center - “Create, Grow, Shine”
The Phoenix Center’s mission is to inspire hope, health and healing by providing the highest level of mental health care to every child and family through innovative trauma-informed therapy and education. They are looking for volunteers to help plan and organize special events, fund raise, write grants, cook meals for families, and helping with important errands! To get involved, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Living Love Animal Rescue - Calling all animal lovers!
Living Love is a no kill animal rescue nestled in the beautiful Hill Country! A 9 acre ranch dedicated to the care, welfare and adoption of abuses and abandoned dogs and cats. Volunteer Caretakers wanted! For more information, call Rosalie at 210-827-2380.Court Appointed Special Advocates - "For Children"
Join CASA for the Highland Lakes Area and be a support system in the life of a child who has entered the court system as a result of abuse or neglect. From the navigating the foster care system, to being adopted by a Forever Family, take an opportunity to advocate for a Child in need. To find out more, contact email@example.com
Harth Foundation - "Healing and recovery thru horses"
The Harth Foundation provides free, Horse assisted counseling to active duty service members, veterans, and their families. There are various volunteer opportunities available, barn help, horse care and sessions, facility maintenance, helping with advertising and publicity, just to name a few! No Horse experience needed, Training provided! Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.