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2011 N. Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202
If you have a talent, interest, or skill and are passionate about our mission to help victims of domestic violence and abuse become successful survivors, there’s a place for you to volunteer at The Julian Center!
Some of the benefits people derive from volunteering include a sense of satisfaction from helping others and improving one’s community … having a way to utilize untapped educational skills and talents … learning new skills … making new friends … increasing one’s awareness … feeling needed … making professional contacts … building self-confidence … learning how to take responsibility … gaining recognition … serving society … giving back!
Scroll down to see our current volunteer opportunities and ways you can make an impact today!
Volunteering is a great way for your group to build your team and inspire camaraderie while giving back to your community. It’s great for families and friends as well. We have wonderful opportunities for you to make a difference for someone in need.
Contact Jenni Evans, Development Manager, at email@example.com for specific group opportunities and volunteer requirements.
We always need volunteers at Thrifty Threads, our retail thrift store. Thrifty Threads is located at 1501 W 86th St, Indianapolis, IN 46260 (86th and Ditch Rd).
This option is great for those who need hours for community service projects and service-learning programs. For schedules and more information, please contact Maumi Vankirk, Director of Retail Services, to get started at (317) 802-9612.
***THRIFTY THREADS VOLUNTEERS DO NOT REQUIRE A BACKGROUND CHECK***
If you are looking for a team-building activity, we are always appreciative when organizations create a donation drive for our Wishlist Items or hold a fundraiser. You can see our current Wish List items here and get updated needs in our monthly newsletter. If your organization or business would like to hold a fundraising event to benefit The Julian Center, please contact Jenni Evans at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Once you complete the Volunteer Interview Form, you can email Jenni Evans at email@example.com to sign up for an upcoming virtual orientation session. These sessions are held quarterly throughout the year and all are on Thursdays from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm via Zoom (link will be emailed to you)
*Tentative Orientation Dates will be included in our monthly newsletter, as well as on social media and our website, so stay tuned!
Every Gift Makes an Impact
The Julian Center empowers survivors of domestic and sexual violence and creates a community where every individual is safe and respected. And we are proud to be the largest organization of its kind in Indiana.
Since 1975, we have assisted more than 66,350 people and educated over 365,750 others on the causes and effects of domestic and sexual violence and its impact on our community.