Make a Difference

Help Make the World A Better Place

Join us! We’re looking for people interested in sharing their God-given gifts and talents through service to our neighbors.

Love INC volunteers are the heart and soul of the ministry. Volunteering through Love INC is more than simply completing a task. It's a way to give back to our community and see lives transformed in the name of Christ.

Board Member

Purpose:

Serve as an active advocate and ambassador for Love INC and be fully engaged in advancing the mission of Love In the Name of Christ of South Wood County. This is a volunteer position.

As the highest leadership body of the organization and to satisfy its fiduciary duties, the board is
responsible for:

  • determining the purposes of the organization
  • selecting and evaluating the performance of the Executive Director
  • strategic and organizational planning
  • ensuring strong fiduciary oversight and financial management 
  • fundraising and resource development
  • approving and monitoring Love INC’s programs and services
  • enhancing Love INC’s public image
  • assessing its own performance as the governing body of the organization

If you are interested in becoming a Board Member, please contact us at volunteer@LoveINCswc.org, or fill out the online application below.

Intake Specialist

Purpose:
Volunteers receive telephone requests for help, listen compassionately to callers, record vital information, and make follow-up calls. This is a volunteer position.

Responsibilities:

  • Complete training and attend meetings.
  • Answer incoming calls and listen compassionately to callers.
  • Gather and record vital information regarding the client’s needs.
  • Verify all information relevant to meeting clients' needs.
  • Identify needs and ensure needs to be referred are manageable and specific.
  • Review and analyze information gathered during the intake with the Client Care Coordinator.
  • After review by the Client Care Coordinator, conduct follow-up calls to clients with the most
    appropriate resources.
  • Pray with clients over the phone.
  • Maintain client confidentiality.
  • Keep volunteer time records

If you are interested in becoming an Intake Specialist Volunteer, please contact us at volunteer@LoveINCswc.org, or fill out the online application below.

Careline volunteer

Purpose:

Provide hope, encouragement, prayer, and be a listening ear for clients who have called the
Connection Center.

Responsibilities:

  • Complete training and attend meetings.
  • Take direction from the Client Care Coordinator who will provide names and
    information about clients needing a phone call.
  • Listen compassionately to clients.
  • Pray and encourage clients.
  • Refer clients with new needs to the Connection Center.
  • Schedule follow-up calls with those who need additional support.
  • Keep volunteer time records.

If you are interested in becoming a Careline Volunteer, please contact us at volunteer@LoveINCswc.org, or fill out the online application below.

communications volunteer

Purpose:

To promote the ministry of Love In the Name of Christ (Love INC) of South Wood County to
the community, highlight stories of transformation, and enhance the Love INC volunteer program.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate and work with the Love INC staff and Communications Committee and other
    marketing/communications volunteers as needed to carry out projects.
  • Assist with writing and/or editing Love Stories (client and volunteer stories of transformation),
    Church Bulletin blurbs, and newsletter articles.
  • Be available to interview clients and/or volunteers with the goal of learning more about each person’s story.
  • Keep volunteer time records.

If you are interested in becoming a Communications Volunteer, please contact us at volunteer@LoveINCswc.org, or fill out the online application below.

Videographer volunteer

Purpose:

To promote the ministry of Love In the Name of Christ (Love INC) of South Wood County to
the community and enhance our volunteer recognition program.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate and work with the Love INC staff and Communications Committee and other
    media volunteers as needed to carry out projects.
  • Create short videos for program promotion/volunteer recognition/key events/holidays, edit
    videos, and add effects as needed.
  • Be available to film for scheduled events.
  • Make recommendations for projects that need outside expertise.
  • Keep volunteer time records.

If you are interested in becoming a Videographer Volunteer, please contact us at volunteer@LoveINCswc.org, or fill out the online application below.

Money Matters Course Mentor

Purpose:

As mutual learners on the finance journey, Mentors are part of a team placed with a participant to provide encouragement, advocacy, and supportive friendship as he/she strives to become economically self-sufficient.

Responsibilities:

  • Attend and complete training.
  • Participate in Money Matters modules as a mutual learner with participant.
  • Work with participant to establish financial goals.
  • Maintain contact with participant at least twice a month during financial education class to provide encouragement and accountability in reaching goals.
  • Pray, encourage, and support the participant regularly; provide assistance with savings, and goals, including reviewing budgets, discussing purchases, enrolling in educational courses, etc.
  • After the class: continue to build a relationship with participant and meet monthly for at least 9 more months to provide encouragement and accountability in reaching goals.
  • Avoid any direct financial relationship with participants without first contacting the leadership team.

If you are interested in becoming a Money Matters Course Mentor Volunteer, please contact us at volunteer@LoveINCswc.org, or fill out the online application below.

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“Each of you should use whatever gift he has received to serve others, faithfully administering God’s grace in its various forms.”

1 Peter 4:10 NIV