Volunteer

We love finding ways to work with people & organizations of like minds & hearts. Our previous volunteers have taken on projects that range from landscaping & painting to building walkways & decks. The opportunities are endless when it comes to making a difference in the lives of others. There are many ways to get involved with CRi -- Share your passions, organize a project, host an event, and much more!

Volunteer opportunities for Individuals Groups & Partnerships

ArtWorks Group Volunteer Opportunities

Have a love for art, galleries, and/or connecting with people in the community?

We have ongoing volunteer opportunities:

  • Identify and visit art galleries, studios, libraries, etc. in Northern Virginia to market ArtWorks
  • Drop off flyers and share information about the program
  • Inquire about gallery and studio rentals, application process, and special events
  • Photograph potential art show/sale venues
  • Provide event support at art shows/sales
  • Set up/take down at events

For more information or to be added to the ArtWorks Volunteer list, please contact volunteer@mycri.org.

Group Service Opportunities

CRi loves to work with groups, businesses, and community partners.

We love working with our partners & volunteers as we strengthen our ties to the community we serve. If you are interested in getting involved with CRi, please contact us TODAY!

We coordinate volunteer opportunities including:

  • Service Days
  • Property Maintenance
  • Gardening
  • Recreational Events
  • Art projects
  • Community Events

For pictures from recent projects with Navitas & Baker-Tilly visit our Facebook page!

For questions regarding gifts, please contact the Philanthropy Department at ajohn@mycri.org or visit our donate page HERE!

Ongoing Opportunities

Adopt-a-Home

Get involved with CRi on a deeper level! Adopt a home TODAY!

The purpose of CRi’s “Adopt-A-Home” program is to provide civic, corporate & other volunteer groups accomplish a task at one of our homes that helps make an impact. Adopting one home and working on numerous projects provides a sense of accomplishment & completion as groups work together to improving thwe quality of life for our residents.

Make it a group effort & have your civic, faith, student, or any group or organization Adopt-A-Home and participate in any of the following:

  • Landscaping
  • Gardening
  • Painting
  • Organization/Decorating
  • Activities with residents

To see one of our more recent & large-scale Adopt-a-Home projects, visit our coverage of Grace Community Church’s GENEROUS Capital Campaign (Arlington & Falls Church Campuses).

Artists Wanted!

Are you a painter? Can you paint wall-sized murals? We have an opportunity for you!

Volunteers are always welcome at CRi! Our residences welcome custom art pieces, murals and other forms of expression.

We have ongoing volunteer opportunities:

-Property Maintenance -Gardening -Recreational Events -Art projects -Community Events

For more information contact the Volunteer Program Manager at volunteer@MyCRi.org or (703) 842-2344.

ArtWorks Individual Volunteer Opportunities

Have a love for art, galleries, and/or connecting with people in the community?

We have ongoing volunteer opportunities:

  • Identify and visit art galleries, studios, libraries, etc. in Northern Virginia to market ArtWorks
  • Drop off flyers and share information about the program
  • Inquire about gallery and studio rentals, application process, and special events
  • Photograph potential art show/sale venues
  • Provide event support at art shows/sales
  • Set up/take down at events

**For more information or to be added to the ArtWorks Volunteer list, please contact volunteer@mycri.org.

Event Volunteers

Does you enjoy event planning? Do you want to work as part of a team & meet new people in the community, but just aren’t sure where to start? Event Volunteering might be for you!

We have three signature events each year that require volunteer assistance:

  • November 12, 2019 - ArtWorks Alive! - Arlington Arts Center, Arlington; 6:00 - 8:00pm
  • February 25, 2020 - Big Easy Bash - Top of the Town, Arlington; 6:00 - 8:30pm
  • June 13, 2020 - EmbRACE Family Fun Day - Occoquan Regional Park, Lorton; 8:00 - 11:30am

If you are interested in joining us to help with an event, please email the Volunteer Coordinator at volunteer@MyCRi.org!

Gardeners Wanted!

Do you have a green thumb or an interest in beautifying landscapes?

Gardening has proved beneficial in terms of mental health, clarity & independent living. CRi has gardens at many of their residences & is in need of friends who would like to assist with growing & cultivating veggies for the Farmers Market (Thursdays, 11am - 1pm in Chantilly).

Contact us today if you are interested in assisting the CRi Farmer’s Market by assisting with our garden projects!

Group Event Volunteers

Does your group or team have a knack for logistics & planning? Are you looking for a way to get engaged as a group, but just aren’t sure where to start? Event Volunteering might be for you!

We have three signature events each year that require volunteer assistance:

  • November 12, 2019 - ArtWorks Alive! - Arlington Arts Center, Arlington; 6:00 - 8:00pm
  • February 25, 2020 - Big Easy Bash - Top of the Town, Arlington; 6:00 - 8:30pm
  • June 13, 2020 - EmbRACE Family Fun Day - Occoquan Regional Park, Lorton; 8:00 - 11:30am

If you are interested in joining us to help with an event, please email the Volunteer Coordinator at volunteer@MyCRi.org!

Thanks for your interest in volunteering!