Get Involved

Would you like to become part of the team at Alpha?  Here are some suggestions

Opportunities for you to get involved at Alpha.

Fill one of our four volunteer positions:


Client Advocate:
(male and female)

  • Commit to 3 hours a week at Alpha.
  • Attend a 4 week training course and at least two continuing education training per year.
  • Meet one-on-one with up to three clients per shift, listening to their needs/problems, and talk about parenting strategies.
  • Mentor/counsel clients by becoming a trustworthy place for them to share their feelings.
  • Assist clients through the Earn While You Learn Parenting Program so they can earn Alpha Bucks and use them in our store.

 
Client Advocate Assistant:

  • Assists client advocates as they work with clients that come into Alpha requesting help with diapers, baby and maternity clothing, and other related items.
  • Assisting clients as they shop for baby items by holding babies, entertaining toddlers, checking sorting room for items needed.
  • Scheduling follow-up appointments for clients before they leave.
  • Occasionally carrying children or items out to vehicles.

 
Boutique Staff:

  • Sort donations based on condition, size, gender, and style.
  • Organize donations by hanging them on hangers.
  • Bundle diapers based on size in groups of twelve for clients.
  • Bundle wipes in separate bags to go along with the diapers.
  • Restock the shelves of our store.


Office Assistant:

  • Answering phone calls and giving callers information about Alpha, scheduling/rescheduling appointments, and listening to client’s needs.
  • Make copies of homework, worksheets, intake forms, and others
  • Accept donations when one comes in, write the donor a receipt, and record it in our record book.
  • Various other clerical duties, such as assisting with bulk mailings, shredding inactive files. 


Other Ways You Can Help Alpha:

  • Pray for Alpha's clients, volunteers, the board of directors and staff. 
  • Serve as an Alpha Ambassador to your church.
  • Sanctity of Human Life Focus.
  • Participate in Life Walk Annual Fundraiser. 
  • Participate in Haymarsh's " Shoot for Life" Clay Pigeon Shoot Benefit.
  • Participate in Baby Bottle Blessing Campaign.
  • Host a pop can drive.
  • Host a garage sale.
  • Host a car wash.
  • Host a ball tournament.
  • Have a business participate in a Donate a Dollar Drive.
  • Host a diaper/formula/baby food drive or baby shower.Become a monthly financial donor.
  • Donate new or gently used baby and maternity items.
  • Underwrite events.
  • Donate fundraiser door prizes.