Volunteer in Winston-Salem

Thank you for learning about volunteering at Catholic Charities in Winston-Salem.  We are very fortunate to have  a very active and dedicated volunteer team.  Our volunteers help us provide many needed programs in our community and they make a significant difference to those we serve .

Please contact LeiLanie D’Agostino at LMDAgostino@ccdoc.org or call 336-714-3213 for further information.
To begin the first step of our volunteer registration, you may complete our online volunteer application.
Please select the appropriate volunteer link below:

  • Adult individual volunteers (18 years of age or older) please click here
  • Minor individual volunteers (less than 18 years of age) with parental consent and guidance, please click here
  • Group lead volunteer (for groups who would like to participate in a one time, special event volunteer experience) please click here

There are several ways to volunteer at the Piedmont Triad Office in Winston-Salem.

Catholic Charities Volunteer Ambassadors

We are forming teams of volunteers who are comfortable speaking to people about who we are and what we do. These teams would attend various local parish events and represent Catholic Charities for the purpose of educating the community about our mission and services. The time commitment will vary based on your availability. Training will be provided. Please click here for a detailed job description.

Food Pantry

  • Organizing the food pantry – Sort and organize food on shelves. Flexible schedule.

  • Client interviews – Meet with clients face-to-face and process food requests on Tuesdays from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon, Wednesday 1:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. and Thursdays from 9 a.m. – 12 noon.

  • Food collection – Work within the community to organize food drives and arrange collection. Flexible schedule.

  • Packers – Pack food for distribution on Tuesdays from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon, Wednesday 1:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. and Thursdays from 9 a.m. – 12 noon.

  • Shoppers – We provide the funds and the list. Your provide the effort and time to shop for the food pantry. Flexible schedule.

Office Support

  • Office Support – Meet and greet visitors and answer phones. Clerical work. Especially need bilingual volunteer. Flexible schedule between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday.

  • Mailings – Work on special mailings that occur several times per year. Flexible schedule.

Wee Care Shoppe

  • Reception – Meet and greet clients. Especially need bilingual volunteers! Thursday mornings or Tuesday afternoons.

  • Intake – Meet with clients face-to-face and help them “shop”. Thursday morning or Tuesday afternoons.

Contact LeiLanie D’Agostino at LMDAgostino@ccdoc.org or call 336-714-3213

Elder Ministry

Our elder ministry programs hold day long events such as the Spring Fling and Days of Reflection. These are held at various locations throughout the Diocese. Volunteers are needed for the event planning committee, administrative tasks (like mailings, folding the programs, arranging the name tags), event setup, check-in, food prep and cleanup, etc.

Contact Sandra Breakfield at sabreakfield@ccdoc.org or call 704-370-3220.