YOUTH PROJECTS

Going for Eagle Scout? Applying for National Honors Society? Need volunteer hours for scholarship application? Got grounded and need to do service to get your Xbox back? You've come to the right place. There is so much war and violence in the world right now, and a record number of people are fleeing their homes. Many are getting sent to the Phoenix Valley and need your help. 

Monique is 17. She made 200 kits for us and did an entire setup from start to finish. We are so impressed! and she did it on her own, not to earn and hours or anything. just 'cos she wanted to.

Monique is 17. She made 200 kits for us and did an entire setup from start to finish. We are so impressed! and she did it on her own, not to earn and hours or anything. just 'cos she wanted to.

Connor earned his eagle scout doing a big project for us!

Connor earned his eagle scout doing a big project for us!

this young man earned his eagle scout by collecting hundreds of pairs of sandals for international refugees

this young man earned his eagle scout by collecting hundreds of pairs of sandals for international refugees

 

RUN A DONATION DRIVE FOR SPECIFIC ITEMS IN YOUR COMMUNITY AND MAKE KITS

SET UP A REFUGEE APARTMENT

  • Briefly learn the resettlement process to educate yourself and others
  • Collect goods from this list
  • Once finished collecting, transport them to incoming refugee apartment
  • Set the apartment up
  • Pick up family from airport, along with their caseworker
  • Visit the family one or two weeks later to make sure they're doing okay
  • Sign up here. 

GROUP VOLUNTEER AT OUR TEMPE WAREHOUSE

  • Get a group a group together to sort items, organize warehouse, put together kits, load truck, assemble furniture, etc.
  • We like groups. I repeat, we like groups. 
  • Parents or youth leader required
  • Email volunteer@liftinghandsinternational.org
HAVE YOUR OWN IDEA? PITCH IT TO US AT VOLUNTEER@LIFTINGHANDSINTERNATIONAL.ORG