Your gift of time and talent helps Good Shepherd's limited resources go a lot further in serving our young clients and their families. There is a lot you can do to help if you meet some basic qualifications. Maybe it's time to raise your hand to answer the call. Check these volunteer opportunities out by clicking on the orange volunteer job title.
Event Planners: We need a small team of creative people to help us plan 6 events throughout the year.
Babysitters: We need a dependable team of qualified people to watch over and care for the babies of our young moms.
Sprucer Uppers: We need two or three teams of 3-4 dusters, sweepers and polishers to help us keep the historic home where we work looking like it was built yesterday.
Interior Display Designers: We need a team of 4-6 people with a creative flair to work on a project that recognizes our supporters and captures our history.
Odd Jobbers: We need a few teams of 3-4 handy craftspersons to lend a hand to our facility maintenance crew by doing some odd jobs around our house.
Website and Social Media Reporters: We need a few sharp people who know their way around a website and can play a keyboard like a piano to help us get our message out in a way that sings.
Welcome Assistant: We need a couple of cheerful and helpful persons who can answer the phone and welcome visitors to spell our administrative support team for a little while.
Younger than 21 but still want to help? Check out our Collect to Connect opportunities. It's a great way to connect with the challenges our residential and foster youth, teen moms and their babies, expectant parents facing a crisis pregnancy, and foster and adoptive parents struggle with every day.
Mike Whelan, Development Director
Good Shepherd Children & Family Services
1340 Partridge Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63130
Good Shepherd Children & Family Services relies upon the generosity of individuals, organizations, companies, and a variety of funders. All forms of support are much needed and greatly appreciated.
Make a contribution of stock or cash - don't forget about tax credits.
Make a donation in memory or honor of someone special, or as a gesture of client appreciation
Ask friends to make a contribution in lieu of gifts for your next birthday or anniversary
Participate in our Golf Tournament as a player or sponsor every June
Participate in RECESS! as player or sponsor every February
Click below to purchase "Prevent Child Abuse" license plates and designate Good Shepherd on the form
Take advantage of your company's matching gift program
Include Good Shepherd in your estate plan
Youth Opportunity Program (YOP) and Maternity tax credits are available!
Contact Mike Whelan at 854.5705