Volunteer 

Volunteers are critical to the success of our agency. You can be part of the hundreds of volunteers who help heal children, empower youth and strengthen families. There are countless ways to get involved! We offer a variety of volunteer opportunities, available year-round, for *individuals and organizations who are interested in making a difference in a child’s life.

For more information or to apply, please contact Melanie Hetherington at 405-364-1420 or MHetherington@ccfinorman.org.

*Must be 18 or older to volunteer in direct services with children at CCFI. Younger children can volunteer with adult supervision in special assignments. All volunteers must pass a background check and complete training.


Volunteer Opportunities

Baby Pantry Volunteer
Flexible schedule [Monday–Friday, 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.]
A minimum commitment of 3 hours per week for 6 months is required. 

Summary of Essential Duties

  • Unloading boxes
  • Organzie the Baby Pantry as needed 
  • Pack, sort and organize diapers and wipes
  • Distribute diapers and wipes to walk-in pantry guests

Play Therapy Group Assistants
Mondays, 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. 
A minimum commitment of 6 months is required. 

Summary of Essential Duties

  • Assist in therapeutic children’s play groups by engaging with children (ages 0-12) through play
  • Help with set up/break down
  • Must have the ability to keep client names/identities confidential

Greeter [Off-Site Parents Assistance Class]
Tuesday, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. 
A minimum commitment of 6 months is required. 

Location
First Baptist Church
211 W Comanche St,
Norman, OK 73069


Summary of Essential Duties

  • Provide access to the facility to clients before class, beginning at 5:30 p.m., as well as access for those who arrive late, lasting until 6:30 p.m.
  • Welcome class attendees and provide direction as needed.
  • Must have reliable transportation to the facility, the ability to sit/stand for one hour and the ability to keep client names/identities confidential. 

Boys & Girls Club of Norman Power Hour Volunteers [Spring 2018] 
Monday–Thursday, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. [K-5th Grade] or 4:30 - 5:00 p.m. [6th grade+]
A minimum commitment of 1 shift a week for 6 months is required. 

Summary of Essential Duties

  • Work one-on-one with Club members to provide homework assistance
  • Serve as a positive adult role model
  • Build positive relationships with Club members

Boys & Girls Club of Norman Program Volunteers [Spring 2018]
Monday–Friday, 3:30 - 6:30 p.m.
A minimum commitment of 1 shift a week for 6 months is required. 

Summary of Essential Duties

    • Provide homework assistance
    • Assist with games, activities, crafts, etc. 
    • Serve as a positive adult role model
    • Build positive relationships with Club members

    One-Time and Short-Term Volunteer Opportunities 

    Throughout the year, CCFI is involved with an array of special events, benefits and miscellaneous projects, most of which require extra staffing. These types of opportunities are ideal for individuals or groups who'd like to volunteer but are unable to commit to long-term service. For more information or to apply, please contact Melanie Hetherington at 405-364-1420 or MHetherington@ccfinorman.org.