Current Volunteer Needs

Yes, I Can! After School Tutor

Description:  Volunteer tutors help with homework or provide specialized assistance with math or reading. All tutors will be role models providing social and emotional support to the students.  Most volunteers commit to at least one day per week.  Substitute positions are available.

Times:  Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday from 3:30pm to 5pm

Location: 1684 Brownswood Rd., Johns Island, SC 29455

Dentists

Description: Dentists licensed in South Carolina to provide free dental care.  Duties range from performing routine check-ups to surgical operations. Dentists also provide chair side health information.

Time: Weekdays except for Friday. Volunteers are most needed on Thursdays from 9am to 4pm to assist with emergency dental work.

Location: Wellness Center at 1684 Brownswood Rd., Johns Island, SC 29455

Direct Service Volunteers

Description:  We are recruiting for weekly and substitute volunteers who can serve as a food pantry assistant or clothing room assistant.

Time: Varies Monday-Friday

Location: 1684 Brownswood Rd., Johns Island, SC 29455 

Front Desk Receptionist

Description:  Volunteers will answer the phone and answer general questions about the organization.  Volunteers may be asked to complete other clerical tasks and assist the social services coordinator.  Weekly and substitute positions are available.

Times:  Varies Monday-Friday

Location: 1684 Brownswood Rd., Johns Island, SC 29455 and 79 America St., Charleston, SC 29403

Bilingual (Spanish-English) Receptionist

Description: Bilingual front desk volunteers are responsible for being the voice and welcoming face of Our Lady of Mercy Community Outreach. Activities will include answering phones, assisting patients with check-in procedures, and answer general questions about the organization in a fast-paced environment. Volunteers may be asked to complete other clerical tasks. 

Times: Varies Monday-Thursday 

Location: Wellness Center at 1684 Brownswood Rd., Johns Island, SC 29455

Clerical Assistant

Description:  The volunteer clerical assistant helps the office assistant with our eligibility process to include organizing patient documents, determining eligibility status with staff's approval, helping to scan documents, make client phone calls and keeping track of eligibility information through a spreadsheet.

Times: Minimum of 3 hours/week

Location: Wellness Center at 1684 Brownswood Rd., Johns Island, SC 29455