Underwear – size 30-34 boxers for men, size 5-7 bikini cut for women
Bras – sizes 32-36, A-C
Men’s shoes and boots – sizes 10+
Women's shoes and boots
Women’s and girls’ pants – sizes 0-8
Feminine hygiene items
Serve on our board of directors. Time commitment: attend monthly 2-hour meeting
Establish CCW policies.
Monitor CCW operations to ensure the integrity of our operations and the effective realization of our goals and objectives.
Help us facilitate our special events. Time commitment: 1-10+ hours per month
Plan, coordinate, and oversee fundraising events.
Help us communicate with your church. Time commitment: 5 hours per month
Function as primary contact person from your congregation.
Communicate with CCW staff to receive updates about our organization.
Share CCW updates with your church.
Provide administrative assistance. Time commitment: 1-4+ hours per month
Assist CCW staff with basic office tasks (no experience necessary).
Help us clean. Time commitment: varies
Help keep CCW’s building a safe, healthy, and welcoming environment for the youth who come in.
Help us serve lunch. Time commitment: approximately 3 hours per month
Work with a team of people you know to plan, provide, and prepare lunches for 20 people.
Help us serve dinner. Time commitment: approximately 3 hours per month
Work with a team of people you know to plan, provide, prepare, and serve an evening meal at CCW to 30 people.
Become a prayer partner. Time commitment: approximately 1 hour per week
Commit to pray regularly for both the ministry and for one youth, whose real name will not be given but whose circumstances will be described to you.
A staff member will send monthly updates about this youth to help guide your prayers.
Serve Our Youth
Volunteers provide positive role models needed to empower street youth to make healthy choices and see Jesus Christ in a tangible way. When we have many volunteers, each person is able to work with a small number of youth and not risk burnout.
Become an outreach volunteer. Time commitment: approximately 4 hours per week
Exit the four walls of CCW’s building and spend time with youth on their turf, primarily in the evenings.
Share sack lunches and popsicles or hot cocoa with youth, and invite new youth to CCW.
Become a drop-in volunteer. Time commitment: approximately 4 hours per week
Hang out with youth at CCW’s drop-in center, either in the afternoons or for dinner.
Aid youth in accessing services like laundry, showers, food, and clothing, board games, or conversation.
Become an educational service volunteer. Time commitment: 1+ hour per week
Work alongside youth in our bike shop.
Help with a class of whimsy (where we teach skills and develop interests).
Dialogue with youth during a Bible study.
Propose a new idea for a skill you’d like to teach.
If you’d like to work directly with our youth, you need to:
Be at least 19 years old.
Complete a volunteer application. This includes a statement of faith and character references.
Participate in an interview.
Pass a federal background check. Anyone with a felony conviction will be unable to work directly with our youth.