Volunteer with CRC!

Whether you are interested in helping seniors, tutoring children, or working on special events, volunteering at the Community Resources Center is a terrific way to give back. Call us at 614-268-3539 or e-mail crcvolunteers@clintonvillecrc.org to find out about the many volunteer opportunities available for people of all ages and abilities at the Community Resources Center.

CRC Upcoming Events/Projects — Updated May 7, 2017

Special Events

CRC’s Ring Around the Roses 5K Run/Walk: Whetstone Park of Roses, Monday, May 29, 7-11 a.m. — Help set up, help with registration, help on the race course, help with Kids Run, help at the finish line or with awards.

CRC’s Third Thursdays: May 18, June 15, July 20, Aug. 17 and Sept. 21 in the CRC’s parking lot at 3222 N. High St. Help set up (3-5 p.m.), sell tickets (5-9 p.m.), serve beer (5-9 p.m.) and clean up (9-10 p.m.) at the CRC’s live music/food truck event.

Immediate Volunteer Needs

CRC Vehicle cleaning: clean and wash CRC buses and vans — this can be a great group effort!

Food Donation Pickup: pickup food donations from Lucky’s Market on Thursdays at 10 a.m., must be able to lift 40 pounds, pickups in CRC vehicle with CRC staff member, can commit to once a month or more.

Food Donation Pickup: pickup food donations from Target on Sawmill Road on Wednesdays and/or Fridays at 10 a.m. and deliver to our food pantry, must be able to lift 40 pounds and have large vehicle, can commit to once a month or more.

Food Pantry – Traffic Supervision: 14 W. Lakeview Ave., Wednesdays, 3:30-5:30 p.m., direct vehicles arriving for produce pickup and keep the traffic flowing on Lakeview Ave. and around building.

Senior Client & Kinship Needs: light house cleaning.

Senior Medical Driver:  week day schedule varies, must have car, pick up client and take home from medical appointments, volunteer can commit as much or little as schedule allows.


Food Pantry

Lakeview Food Pantry: 14 W. Lakeview, Tuesdays, 6-7 p.m., help unload fresh produce from the Mid-Ohio Food Bank truck.

Lakeview Food Pantry: 14 W. Lakeview, Wednesdays, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., help divide produce in portions for pick up.

Lakeview Food Pantry: 14 W. Lakeview, Wednesdays, 4-6 p.m., help distribute fresh produce.

Lakeview Food Pantry: 14 W. Lakeview, Thursdays, Noon – 5 p.m., help process food donations.

Lakeview Food Pantry: 14 W. Lakeview, Fridays, 9-11 a.m., help unload canned good delivery and stock shelves.

Gethsemane Food Pantry: Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 35 E. Stanton Ave, Wednesdays, 5:30-8 p.m., help clients shop for food and distribute food.


Senior Services

Seniors Breakfast Club: Second Thursday of every month, help set up, serve and clean up at the monthly senior potluck and fellowship event.

Senior Downsizing:  Help seniors get ready to move, organize and sort through belongings.

Senior Friendly Visits: Go to neighborhood senior homes and spend time getting to know them, chatting, socializing and brighten their daily routine.

Senior Grocery Outings: Assist seniors shopping and checking out during the group grocery trips.

Senior Home Repair: Help seniors with everyday home repair work, such as painting, drain cleaning, install screen windows, and install handrails, household chores and other home maintenance.

Senior Lawn Mowing: Sign up to mow a senior’s lawn, must have lawn mower and be able to transport.

Senior Tech Help: Help seniors with computer issues, setting up programs and trouble shooting.


Please call Katie Palmer at 614-268-3539 or email crcvolunteers@clintonvillecrc.org if you would like to sign up to volunteer and thanks so much!



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Complete a Volunteer Application by clicking here and then printing out the forms and returning them to CRC in person or by mail: 3222 N. High St., Columbus, OH  43202.



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