At this time, during our building renovation, we are very fortunate to have a full roster of volunteers for most positions. We expect to be bringing on new volunteers once construction is complete in late 2017. If you are interested in volunteering, contact Marianne at firstname.lastname@example.org or 408-294-2963, unless otherwise indicated, and ask to fill out an application. When volunteer positions become available, we will be happy to contact you.
Description: A companion is literally “someone who breaks bread with another”. Cafe Companions come into the Cafe space to listen, to share a meal, to be a friend inside the Cafe to others who come there for recovery support. Volunteer training required.
Description: The RCSJ Board holds and guides the vision, values, policies, and practices of the organization. Board members have a strong emotional commitment to RCSJ and show it through offering their wealth, work, wisdom, and witness. A full job description is available.
Interests / Skills: Strategic thinking, resource development, and leadership skills. A range of expertise is valuable on the
Description: Work alongside our Chef/Kitchen Manager and Cafe members to prepare the weekly community meal. Prep work, cooking, and clean-up are all involved. Training in commercial kitchen procedures will be provided.
Description: The Closing the Gap Breakfast is our annual major fundraising event. This group works on finding a venue, creating a program, recruiting sponsors, identifying table hosts, and growing the event. Additional events may be considered including benefit concerts, etc.
Description: Sing in a chorus made up of both RCSJ members and individuals from the community. Disparities in wealth, access to housing and jobs is creating a widening gap in our community. We close that gap when we know and understand each other and the issues we face daily. The chorus brings people together who otherwise would not know each other – to sing and make music – together!
Description: Assist “behind the scenes” with copying, filing, and/or data entry tasks. Occasional help is needed preparing large mailings, stuffing envelopes, etc.