Volunteer Opportunities

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Wesley Mission Center

The Wesley Mission Center in Mansfield provides food, clothing, financial and counseling assistance to those in our community who are in distress. Come and share your time by volunteering in the food pantry as a stocker and bagger or in the thrift store as a greeter and merchandise handler. Shifts are usually two hours in length between 9 a.m.-5 p.m. To share of your time and gifts as a local Mission Center Volunteer, contact volunteer coordinator Jackie Stover at (817) 473-6650 or jackiesstover@gmail.com.

Historical society

Would you like to help preserve Mansfield’s history? If so, volunteer at the Mansfield Historical Museum and Heritage Center. Please come by and visit at 102 N. Main St. or go to www.mansfieldhistory.org. For more information, call (817) 473-4250 or e-mail mansfieldmuseum@sbcglobal.net.

Youth Enrichment

The T.M. Moody Enrichment Program at Bethlehem Baptist Church seeks individuals that enjoy working with children and youth in kindergarten through sixth grade. Caring volunteers are needed to assist with homework, crafts, sports and a host of other educational and fun activities. If you have at least one hour per week to help a child between 4-6:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, call (817) 473-1236.

Girl Scouts

We are looking for new faces within the Mansfield/South Arlington community. We have our monthly service team meetings the second Monday of every month beginning in September. If you are interested, call Kriste Ryan at (817) 487-3237 or everdale_fields@ymail.com.

Ministry center

Harvesting International Ministry Center seeks volunteers from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays. The center operates a nonprofit Christian food bank based in Mansfield. For more information, call (817) 453-3663.

All Star Equestrian

All Star Equestrian needs help grooming, tacking, leading and side walking horses for its therapeutic horseback riding program. Children and adults with disabilities ride at the nonprofit center, located five miles west of downtown Mansfield. Call (817) 477-1437.

Volunteer opportunities run on a space-available basis. If your organization needs volunteer help, e-mail the information to arogers@star-telegram.com, fax it to (817) 473-0730, mail it to P.O. Box 337, Mansfield, TX 76063 or drop it off at 119 N. Main St.  

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