General Information

  • Volunteer Opportunities / Responsibilities: Arlington Thrive needs volunteers!

    Arlington Thrive provides emergency financial assistance to Arlington residents who are in crisis and cannot pay bills for basic needs. Seeks volunteers within Arlington County who will take calls from social workers weekday afternoons from home.

    A volunteer takes phone calls at home one or two weekday afternoons (1-5 p.m.) per month from social workers requesting emergency financial assistance for their clients. You must have some computer skills to record the requests in laptop computer database (and then transport the computer to the next day volunteer’s home). Training and ongoing consultation is provided. To volunteer and to learn more about this rewarding opportunity to help others, email To learn more about Arlington Thrive and its programs, see

  • Types of Volunteers Needed: individual/adult; adult groups of less than 5
  • Hours Needed: business hours during the week