In 2009, Mission Arlington was blessed with 6,959 volunteers putting in 164,276 hours. We are grateful to each and every one who has walked this journey with us.
Join the Mission Arlington Volunteer Teams
Volunteers represent Jesus’ love in action as they bring their diverse talents to Mission Arlington. Explore the many volunteer opportunities below, call us at 817-277-6620 or just stop by any day of the week and experience how one person truly can make a difference in the lives of so many.
Administrative & Technology
Communications: From phone calls to thank you notes to mass mailing projects it is our desire to keep our partners updated with current information. By stuffing envelopes and making calls you can have a big impact in the ministry.
Computer Technicians: Give the youth of our community hope for a better future while using your “fix-it” skills to test and refurbish donated machines.
Data Entry: Keeping our data base current is a big job that requires regular attention. Accuracy is a key.
Greeters: Become a part of where it all starts in our Front Room by providing a warm welcome to those in need. Help people to sign-in and fill out applications for assistance. Fluency in Spanish is a plus.
Office Assistance: We need of volunteers to help keep our office running smoothly with tasks such as filing, making copies, organizing and more.
Special Events: From time to time there is a special need for help to prepare materials for events like revivals, fall festivals, and more. Preparations may mean folding programs or wrapping packages. The time commitment is short, but the impact is long lasting.
Teachers & Leaders
Bible Study Teachers are needed for all age groups on Sunday mornings, Wednesday evenings and other selected times. Come by to visit or call us at 817-277-6620 for more information.
Counseling Services: There is great demand in our community for Licensed Counselors, Therapists and other Mental Healthcare Professionals to meet the overwhelming number of families, individuals and children who need but cannot afford care. For more information, please contact Debbie Burgin at 817-704-6144.
Dental Care: Help restore oral health and a confident smile. We need Dentists, Hygienists and Dental Assistants to provide services and offer preventative education. Learn more about the Allen Saxe Dental Clinic or contact Jean Cagle, Clinic Director, at 817-277-6620 x 3010.
Medical Care: It is the mission of the Dr. Mann Medical Clinic and Health Center to make available free, high quality health care to the uninsured, low-income residents of the communities in which we serve. We need Doctors, Nurses and other Health Care specialist to assist us in serving the medical needs and providing education to promote good health. Read more about our commitment to health care or contact our Clinic Administrator, Jean M. Richerson at 817-277-9597.
Operations & Facilities
Coordinators: Help our guests feel welcome and appreciated as they drive on-site and assist with organizing the donations of furniture, clothing, household goods, food and more.
Drivers / Riders: Pick up donated furniture and appliances from homes in Arlington and Grand Prairie, and experience the joy when you deliver the items to needy families.
You can help us by using your own truck or by driving one of ours, but you must be at least 25 years of age with a valid driver’s license. If you prefer, be a Rider to go along to help.
Food Pantry & Warehouse: Work directly with individuals and families in need by in the Food Pantry where you will assemble food bags, hand them out and keep the pantry clean and organized.
Or assist in receiving perishable and non-perishable food that comes into Mission Arlington every day, organize it within the warehouse and get it ready for distribution.
Mechanics and Repair/ HVAC, Electricians, and Plumbers: Keep the Mission running by lending your mechanical skills to maintaining and repairing the vehicles that provide transportation to children and take beds to needy families. Help us keep our buildings and other equipment in good working order with your construction and engineering talents.