Check out these volunteer opportunities, compiled by Volunteer Alexandria—your connection to helping others. Register online: www.VolunteerAlexandria.org.  

Upcoming in November and December 

Arts on the Horizon-“Mr. Bear 2018” Volunteers-Nov. 29-Dec. 15, 2018 
AOTH is seeking volunteers to help with front of the house for their exciting “Adventures with Mr. Bear!” show on Quaker Lane in Alexandria. Come greet people tall and small, and guide them into the fun lobby and theatre! Register online.

Brew Crew-Create Gift Tags and Cards-Dec. 5, 2018-5:30-8:00 p.m. 
Brew Crew will kick off the holidays by creating gift tags and cards for Alexandria families in need. No craft skills needed! While volunteering, crew members will enjoy complimentary beer and wine along with light refreshments. Drop in at our Old Town, Alexandria location anytime. Meet new people and make meaningful connections! Must be 21 years or older. Register online.

Capital Food Bank-Meals Distribution Volunteers-Dec. 14-15, 2018 
Volunteers needed to help set up tables, unpack and distribute food to client or assist with clean up. We are also seeking to place 12 enthusiastic individuals for a long-term volunteer role at a new feeding program in Alexandria. Register online.

Community Toy Drive-December 2018 
Volunteers needed to assist with the Holiday Sharing Family Gift Distribution to check-in gifts, check-out for families picking up gifts, transportation, and reminder calls to sponsors. Spanish speakers encouraged. Register online.

The Holiday Project-Share the Spirit of the Season!-through Dec. 25, 2018
Visit with patients in hospitals, nursing homes, and long-term care facilities. Distribute cards and gifts and spread seasonal cheer. Caroling optional. Bring the spirit of the season to those who otherwise might not have a celebration. Register online.

Meade Memorial Episcopal Church-Saturday Hot Meal-Ongoing through Spring 2019 
Be a part of Meade Memorial Episcopal Church mission to serve those in need. Partner by becoming a volunteer and serve hot meals to Alexandria’s vulnerable residents. Meals are provided by DC Central Kitchen and volunteers ONLY need to re-heat and serve meals on Saturday between 12:30p.m.-1:30p.m. Register online.