Be Driven to Serve East TX!

Date: Ongoing

Organized By: Families to Freedom

State: TX

Sarah Nejdl
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Do you have a heart for helping victims go from crisis to recovery after abuse? This opportunity might be perfect for you! We need volunteers to drive victims to safety. Have an Adventure - Travel across East Texas, the state of Texas, and the U.S. Our volunteers support victims in a direct, meaningful way!

- Have a good driving record.
- Can pass a criminal background check.
- Have time to drive survivors of domestic violence from a safe pickup place in the East Texas region to a family home or shelter.

- East Texas Road Warrior
- Drive a new survivor to a domestic violence shelter 1 to 3 hours away in East Texas.
- Multi-State Road Warrior.
- Drive a new survivor to a family home in another state.
A company credit card is provided to pay for food and hotel stay.
We also provide the vehicle and pay for the gas!

- You choose to accept or decline a drive - No pressure!
- We arrange survivor pick-ups in a safe, public place in a rural town in East TX as far south as Beaumont or as far north as Longview.
- Many of our survivors travel with children - We will provide & install car seats so you don't have to.
- There are no out-of-pocket expenses for our volunteers - we reimburse for fuel. For very long trips we'll provide a vehicle and company credit card for food and hotel stay.
- We never pick up from a victim's home or anywhere that the abusive partner might be. Everyone's safety is our highest priority!
Drivers with daytime availability are in high demand!

Start the process at For more details or answers to specific questions call for the Volunteer Manager at 833-903-7233. Orientation and training can be conducted virtually or in our Dallas office on weekends.

Skill Desired: Medical/Health, Project Management, Spanish Language, Web Site/Application Development, Crafts, Information Technology, Handyman/Painting/Cleaning

Matching Interests: Volunteering from Home, Geared for 50+ volunteers, Requires Physical Ability (for example, lift 50 lbs.), Indoors, Outdoors, Computers & Technology, Emergency & Safety, Homeless & Housing, Immigrants & Refugees, Legal Work, Poverty, Veterans & Military Families, Children & Youth, Community, Women's Issues

This volunteer listing is provided by AARP's Create the Good. Visit Create The Good to search more volunteer opportunities or post your own opportunity.

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