Thank you for visiting our volunteer application! Please read the descriptions below and decide how you wish to serve! You may choose more than one option. Make sure you click SUBMIT at the end!
Volunteer as a Group: We currently do not have any projects that need a large group of volunteers.When one arises, we will be sure to reach out to you if that is what you are interested in! If your group would like to individually sign up to volunteer, that is perfect! OR we would love for you to visit our Amazon Wishlist and possibly purchase an item or two off of our wishlist as a group!
Clothing Donations: Baby Steps has an on-site Baby Boutique for our Student-Moms to shop (at no cost to them) for all things baby related! If you have new or gently used baby items you would like to donate, please email email@example.com. Because we do not have the capacity to store larger items, we ask you to also include a picture of larger items in your email. If you would like to purchase specific items for our boutique off our registry, please visit our Amazon Wishlist!
Providing a Meal: Providing dinner for the Baby Steps community and residents is a tangible way to serve our Student-Moms and their Tiny Tigers. Joining our Meal Train allows volunteers to prepare a meal, buy a meal, or send a gift card from a local restaurant. We typically expect anywhere from 6-10 people at our dinners and events. Fill out this application below and click “here” to see what dates are currently available! After signing up to bring a meal, you will receive a follow-up email with more information about drop-off a few days prior to your meal date. We will also send you quarterly emails when dates become available for bringing a meal.
Administration: Are you gifted with beautiful handwriting or are you a person that loves to organize? We would love you to volunteer with us in the office! *Two hours a week commitment, fill out this application and background check are required for this position.
Childcare: Calling all babysitters! As a childcare volunteer, you would attend an evening event of your choice during the week (typically from 5:00 P.M.- 7:00 P.M.) to help watch and entertain children while our Student-Moms eat, engage, and interact with their community. *Fill out this application, background check and additional training are required for this position.
Share Your Gift: If you have wisdom or a fun, special skill that you think would benefit or equip our Student-Moms, we'd love for you to join us at a Community Dinner as our “Guest Speaker". From time management to floral arrangement, there is an opportunity for everyone! *Fill out this application & background check is required for this position.
House Handiwork: If you are skilled in any area of handiwork from hanging curtains, hanging frames, small paint jobs, etc. we need you! Baby Steps is always looking for someone to help with these tasks to keep a safe and comfortable living environment for our Student-Moms and Tiny-Tigers. We will put you on a list and contact you when a need for a handy-person arises! * Fill out this application & background check is required for this position.
Share Your Story: Did you experience an unplanned pregnancy ? If so, we'd be honored to have you share your experience through our blog so others can be encouraged and empowered by knowing they're not alone. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Mentorship: This opportunity may be right for you if you are a seasoned professional in your field and would like to invest in the next generation. We would love for you to share some wisdom and experience with a Student-Mom to give them a vision and excitement for their future career. *Fill out this application , background check & additional training is required for this position.
Tutoring: Our Student-Moms have a wide variety of majors and appreciate help with their classes. From basic prerequisites to advanced professional classes, if you feel that you are exceptionally knowledgeable about a certain subject and would like to empower Student-Moms in their education, then this volunteer role is for you! We typically ask for at least an hour of availability a week when a Student-Mom is in need. *Fill out this application , background check & additional training is required for this position. We will put you on our list and contact you when a need arises.
Club on Campus: Are you a student at Auburn University and want to get plugged in? Baby Steps has a club on campus that is full of students wanting to serve our Student-Moms and their Tiny Tigers, from childcare… to on campus tabling and more! If you are a student, we ask you to please check out our club on AU Access for more information!
Financial Giving: Is your time limited but you would still like to invest in our Student-Moms and Tiny Tigers? Financial giving may be a great fit for you. If you are interested in donating to our mission you can click this link, or reach out to out to us by emailing email@example.com