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Local Service Opportunities and Resources

Civic Engagement has relationships with many community partners. There are several ways to access information about opportunities to serve with our community partners.  

  1. Look through our Community Partner Database below.
  2. Get Connected on Coastal Connections. If you have not yet set up a profile, the login information is the same as your Coastal Carolina University username and password. We post opportunities on the Civic Engagement page frequently.
  3. Email lce@g.coastal.edu and ask to receive our weekly list serv of local opportunities.  
  4. Come by our Civic Engagement office in the Lib Jackson Student Union to one of our Civic Engagement Student Assistants. Starting in Fall 2017, we will be located in the Lib Jackson Student Union Suite A-108.
  5. Fill out our Civic Engagement Request Form, and we will follow-up with you!

How do I get started in working with a community partner?    

Are you interested in working with a community partner, but don't know where to start?  Are you wanting to coordinate a group of friends or your student organization to do service with a community partner together?  We have created a Student Guide.v2 to get you started. If you have further questions, feel free to come by the Civic Engagement office. We are happy to assist!

Community Partner Database

Access & Community Revitalization

Mitney Project
Website: http://themitneyproject.org/
Contact: Leslie Di Mitri
Contact Information: 843-546-7900
Address: 102 S. Merriman Road, Georgetown, SC 29440
When are volunteers needed? Volunteers are needed for the 12-week programs in fall and spring and 1 month during the summer.
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers have the opportunity to assist with programs and events sponsored by The Mitney Project. Volunteers can serve as photographers, videographers, summer camp workers, instructors, etc.
Is training required prior to service? Yes, volunteers need to complete an orientation and attend a planning meeting.
Other information that prospective volunteers need to know: The Mitney Project needs assistance with facilitating Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (STEM) activities during the summer. 

Palmetto Works Community Development Corporation
Website:
http://www.palmettoworks.com/
Contact:
Cheryl Adamson
Contact Information:
palmettoworkscdc01@gmail.com
Address:
1913 Fulmer Street, Conway, SC
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities:
Volunteers can assist with the CHOPS program, assisting with the Summer Camp program with PalmettoKids!

United Way of Horry County
Website:
http://unitedwayhorry.org/
Contact:
Genie Sherard
Contact Information:
843-347-5195
Address:
761 Century Circle, Conway SC, 29526
When are volunteers needed:
Volunteers are needed on an ongoing basis to assist with United Way sponsored events such as Day of Caring and United to Read or to serve as volunteers at one of United Way’s agency partners.
Is training required prior to service?
No 

Affordable Housing & Individuals Experiencing Homelessness

Habitat for Humanity of Horry County
Website: https://www.habitatmb.org/
Contact:
Erin Walters
Contact Information:
843-650-8815 ext. 8004 or erin@habitatmb.org
Address:
165 Co Op Road, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities:
Volunteers have the opportunity to work on a Habitat Build site, work in the ReStore, assist with special events, and provide meals for volunteers. 

New Directions of Horry County
Website: http://helpnewdirections.org/
Contact: Brenda Ryan
Contact Information: bryan@helpnewdirections.org
Address: 732 8th Avenue North Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Times When Volunteers Are Needed: Mondays – Saturdays 8:30am – 5:00pm
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers have the opportunity to assist in answering phones, helping out in the kitchen, stocking food, filing and organizing, and light cleaning.
Is training required prior to service: No
Other information that prospective volunteers need to know: Volunteers need to sign a Confidentiality Agreement. No cameras allowed. Volunteers must be modestly dressed and wear closed toed shoes. 

Arts & Culture

Atlantic Stage
Website:
http://www.atlanticstage.com/
Contact:
Kathryn Zande
Contact Information:
kathryn@atlanicstage.com or 877-287-8587
Address:
10177 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities:
Volunteers can be placed as an usher, at the concession stand, costuming, or as the house manager.
Minimum/Maximum Number of Volunteers:
Three volunteers are needed for each show
Is there any required training prior to service?
Yes, training is provided on-site.  

Mythical & Medieval Festival
Website:
http://mythicalmedievalfest.com/
Contact:
Shellie Rabon
Contact Information:
shelliencaleb@aol.com
Address:
3809 Socastee Blvd., Myrtle Beach, SC 29588
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities:
Volunteers have the opportunity to assist with construction, setting up the event, decorating the event, assisting with logistics during the event, and taking down of the event.
When are volunteers needed:
Volunteers are needed during the festival on November 11-12, 2017.

Animals

Barnabas Horse Foundation
Website:
http://www.barnabashorse.org/
Contact:
Laurie Johnson
Contact Information:
barnbasvolunteer@gmail.com
Address:
416 Windover Ct., Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
Is this a one-time opportunity or an ongoing opportunity?
Ongoing opportunity
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities:
The volunteers will be doing a variety of jobs such as cutting grass, wiring fences, and cleaning horse stalls.
Is any training required prior to service?
If you plan on being a regular volunteer, yes there is training. If you are volunteering for one-time initiative, there is no training.
Other information that prospective volunteers need to know:
A background check is required.

Grand Strand Humane Society
Website: http://www.grandstrandhumanesociety.com/
Contact: Kaitlin Evaston
Contact Information: volunteergshs@gmail.com
Address: 3241 Mr. Joe White Avenue, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers are have the opportunity to walk dogs, socialize cats, clean kennels, complete office work, do minor shelter repairs, distribute event fliers, and assist with special events.
Is any training required prior to service: Yes, volunteers must complete a volunteer application and liability release form prior to volunteering. Volunteers must also go through a volunteer class prior to service. Volunteers must also meet with a volunteer mentor at least once before they are able to handle the animals on their own. The volunteer mentor will guide prospective volunteers through the process of signing in and out, how to safely remove animals from their cages, how to properly handle them during walks or play time, and how to place them back in their kennels securely.
Other information that prospective volunteers need to know: Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age and complete a volunteer training. Volunteers must also attend a volunteer class. 

Kind Keeper Animal Rescue
Website: http://kindkeeper.wixsite.com/kindkeeper
Contact: Belinda Mairowicz
Contact Information: 843-855-1398 or 843-427-4388
Address: 1500 LD Drive, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582
Minimum/Maximum Amount of Volunteers Needed: 4-6 volunteers at a time
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers have the opportunity to play with animals, clean up kennels, office/clerical work, and assist with events.
Is any training required prior to service? No  

S.C. C.A.R.E.S.
Website:
http://www.sc-cares.org/
Contact:
Cindy Hedrick
Contact Information:
(843) 546-7893 or info@sc-cares.org
Address:
236 Abbeville Drive Georgetown, SC 29440
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities:
Volunteers have the opportunity to assist with hands-on animal care, assist with educational events, assist with fundraising, and assist with special events.
Is there any training required prior to service:
Yes, training is provided to volunteers.  

Children and Youth

Boys and Girls Club of the Grand Strand
Website:
http://www.bgclubgs.org/
Contact:
Dione Buonto
Contact Information:
843-712-1977 or marketing@bgclubgs.org
Address:
1404 Carver Street, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities:
Volunteers serve as a tutor and mentor to young students.
Is training required prior to service?
Yes, on-site training is available. Volunteers must complete a background check. 

Fostering Hope
Website: http://www.fosteringhopeinc.com/
Contact: Tabby Shelton
Contact Information: 843-254-8168
Address: 308 Elm Street, Conway, SC 29526
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers have the opportunity to sort incoming donations, stock the Resale store, pick up donations, and serve clients.
Do volunteers need to complete any training before service? No 

Horry County Volunteer Guardian ad Litem Program
Website: http://scgal.org/horry/index.html
Contact: Erin Marshall
Contact Information: 843-347-9750
Address: 1320 Hwy 501 Business Unit H, Conway 29526
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers have the opportunity to advocate and interact with the child in the program.  
Is training required prior to service? Yes, volunteers must go through 30 hours of training. Fifteen hours of training are done in class, and 15 hours are done online. Volunteers must be 21 years of age or older. Volunteers must also observe court at least once, pass a background check, and complete an interview.  

Sea Haven for Youth
Website: http://www.seahaveninc.com/street_outreach.html#
Contact: Andy Whipple
Contact Information: 843-626-1446
Address: 305-C Hwy 15, Myrtle Beach, SC, 29577
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers have the opportunity to assist with events or initiatives sponsored by Sea Haven for Youth that benefits youth (ages 21 or younger).
Do volunteers need to complete any training before service? No 

Timbertots Preschool
Website:
http://www.timberlakechurch.net/Timbertots
Contact:
Merrilyn Perritt
Contact Information:
843-650-9509
Address:
9850 Highway 707, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities:
Volunteers are needed to assist with ministry and Sunday School opportunities.
Is there any required training prior to service? Yes, volunteers will need to complete a background check and fill out a form upon arrival to service. 

Disaster Relief and Emergency Preparedness

American Red Cross Eastern South Carolina
Website: http://www.redcross.org/ or http://www.redcross.org/local/south-carolina/locations/eastern-sc
Contact: Herdie Matthews
Contact Information: herdie.mathews@redcross.org
Address: 3531 Pampas Drive, Myrtle Beach 29577
Minimum/Maximum Amount of Volunteers Needed: Pending on the event, American Red Cross will take up to 500 volunteers.
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers are needed to work the Home Fire Campaign. Volunteers go to neighborhoods in the community and hand-out/install smoke detectors. This event takes place several times throughout the year. 
Is there any training required prior to service? Yes, there are several trainings, and students should apply to volunteer online at redcross.org/sc/volunteer.
Other information that prospective volunteers need to know: Some larger events they will take people with background checks, which are available on-site.  

Horry County Fire Rescue
Website:
http://www.horrycountyfirerescue.com/
Contact:
Lt. Julius Graham
Contact Information:
843-915-5190 or email grahamju@horrycounty.org
Address:
2560 Main Street, Conway, SC 29526
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities:
Volunteers can serve as volunteer firefighters or support services for Horry County Fire Rescue.
Is training required prior to service?
Yes, volunteers will have to apply online. Volunteers will have to successfully complete a background check, drug screening, mentor packet, and an orientation.
Other information that prospective volunteers need to know:
All volunteers should be 18 or older and have graduated from high school or have a GED. 

Education and Literacy

Children’s Museum of South Carolina
Website: http://cmsckids.org/
Contact: Abigail Langrehr
Contact Information: abigal@cmsckids.org
Address: 2204 North Oak Street, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers have the opportunity to maintain the museum, run programs at the museum, assist with prepping for museum programs, and interact with museum guests.
Is any training required prior to service? A background check is required. 

Horry County Literacy Council
Website: http://www.horrycountyliteracy.org/
Contact: Al Wendler
Contact Information: 843-349-1695
Address: 923 N. Kings HWY, Myrtle Beach 29578
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers have the opportunity to serve as tutors or train tutors.
Is training required prior to service: Yes  

Environmental Justice & Sustainability

Beautify Carolina Forest
Website:
http://www.beautifycarolinaforest.org/
Contact:
Richard Skrip
Contact Information:
skripr@beautifycarolinaforest.org
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities:
Volunteers have the opportunity to participate in community wide litter cleanups throughout the Carolina Forest area, assist with median maintenance, and assist with the gateway and other revitalization projects in the Carolina Forest area.

Keep Horry County Beautiful
Website:
http://www.horrycounty.org/Boards/KeepHorryCountyBeautiful
Contact:
Nancy Tindall
Contact Information:
(843) 915-5340 or tindalln@horrycounty.org
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities:
Volunteers have the opportunity to participate in litter clean-ups, road clean-ups, river sweeps, and beach sweeps across Horry County. Volunteers can also choose to adopt a road or a landing and plan to clean-up their adopted road or landing two times a year.
Other information that prospective volunteers need to know:
Keep Horry County Beautiful can provide supplies and contact the police department to let them know volunteers will be in the area doing a litter clean-up.

Waccamaw RIVERKEEPER
Website: http://www.winyahrivers.org/
Contact: Christine Ellis or Lisa Swanger
Contact Information: Riverkeeper@winyahrivers.org
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers have the opportunity to participate in river cleanups, clean-up landings, participate in educational events, and test water quality. 

Health and Wellness 

American Cancer Society
Website:
https://www.cancer.org/ or www.relayforlife.org/ccusc
Contact:
Troy Matheny
Contact Information:
Troy.Matheny@cancer.org
Address:
950 48th Avenue North, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Is this a one-time event or an ongoing opportunity?
To be a volunteer for the day of a Relay for Life, it is a one-time opportunity. To serve on the Leadership Team or a Team Captain for the event, it is an ongoing opportunity.
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities:
For Leadership Team opportunities, they are responsible for planning and implementing the event. For Team Captain opportunities, they are responsible for leading their team in fundraising activities and to liaise between the Leadership Team and team participants. For day of volunteer opportunities, they are responsible for set-up, tear-down, and making sure the event runs smoothly.
Is training required prior to service?
No 

American Heart Association – Myrtle Beach
Website: http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/General/Myrtle-Beach-SC-Home-Page_UCM_MAA011_AffiliatePage.jsp or http://www2.heart.org/site/TR/HeartWalk/MAA-MidAtlanticAffiliate?pg=entry&fr_id=2434
Contact: Michelle Bessett
Contact Information: 843-282-2903 or michelle.bessett@heart.org
Address: 1113 44th Avenue North Suite 200, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers have the opportunity to assist in logistics for the Waccamaw Heart Walk, join and create a fundraising team for the Waccamaw Heart Walk, participate in the Horse Back Beach Ride, and the Myrtle Beach Heart Ball.

American Red Cross – Blood Drives
Website: http://www.redcross.org/
Contact: Meggin Heath
Contact Information: Meggin.Heath@redcross.org
Address: 3681 Renee Drive Unit #4 Myrtle Beach, SC 29579
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers have the opportunity to assist with logistics of set-up, check-in, making sure donors feel welcomed, and cleaning up after the event. Volunteers interested in participating in on-campus blood drive can contact the Civic Engagement office at lce@g.coastal.edu. For blood drives off-campus, please contact Meggin Heath. Donors are also needed at the event. Donors can schedule an appointment or show up the day of the blood drive to donate.

Beacon Hospice
Website: http://www.beaconhospicesc.com/index.php
Contact: Karen Coates
Contact Information: 843-450-9485 or kcoates@beaconhospicesc.com
Address: 2959 Hwy 17 Bypass, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers can be shadowing nurses, completing office work, interacting with patients, and running errands.
Is training required prior to service? Training and orientation is required, and it is provided on-site. 

Be the Match
Website: https://www.facebook.com/BeTheMatchSouthCarolina/ or https://bethematch.org/
Contact: Ashley Collier
Contact Information: (877) 601-1926 ext 7742 or acollier@nmdp.org
Address: 701 Gervais Street, Suite 150 #124 Columbia, SC 29201
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Be the Match is seeking for Bone Marrow Donors. Be the Match travels to CCU at least once every semester to swab for potential bone marrow donors. You may contact Ashley Collier or the Civic Engagement office to inquire the next Be the Match drive will be held on-campus. If you are interested in volunteering with Be the Match outside of the drives on-campus, please connect with Ashley Collier to inquire about opportunities.

Caris Healthcare
Website: http://carishealthcare.com/
Contact: Amy Flora
Contact Information: 843-349-4400 or aflora@carishealthcare.com
Address: 174 Waccamaw Medical Park Ct. Conway, SC 29526
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers provide the patient’s care and provides companionship to patients.
When are volunteers needed: Any time before 7 pm
Is training required prior to service? Yes, volunteers need to complete an online course module and a background check. 

YMCA of Coastal Carolina
Website: http://www.coastalcarolinaymca.org/
Contact: Shane Riffle
Contact Information: 843-449-1389
Address: 5000 Claire Chapin Epps Drive, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers are needed to assist with the sports programs.
Is training required prior to service? Training is required for volunteers if they are participating in an ongoing event or commitment. 

Historical and Cultural Preservation  

Horry Country Museum
Website:
http://www.horrycountymuseum.org/
Contact:
Walter Hill
Contact Information:
843-915-5320
Address:
805 Main Street, Conway, SC 29526
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities:
Volunteers are needed to greet and welcome guest, assist with exhibits, and give tours.
When are volunteers needed:
Tuesdays-Saturdays from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Is any training required prior to service?
Yes, all volunteers must fill out an application and complete an orientation. This will take place over two volunteer sessions. 

Living Farm
Website:
http://www.horrycountymuseum.org/farm/
Contact:
Walter Hill
Contact Information:
843-915-5320
Address:
2279 Harris Short Cut Rd., Conway 29526
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities:
Volunteers are needed to serve as greeters, work events and programs, help out around the farm, give tours, and assist in demonstrations.
When are volunteers needed:
Tuesdays – Saturdays from 9 am – 4 pm
Is any training required prior to service?
Yes, all volunteers must fill out an application and complete an orientation. This will take place over two volunteer sessions. 

Myrtle Beach Highland Games & Heritage Festival
Website:
http://www.myrtlebeachhighlandgames.com/
Contact:
Todd Cartner
Contact Information:
todd@myrtlebeachhighlandgames.com
Mailing Address:
3723-C Forestbrook Road, Suite 125, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588
Games Address:
Grand Park at The Market Common 1004 Crabtree Lane Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities:
Volunteers are needed to assist in the logistics of the games.
When are volunteers needed:
Volunteers are needed during the event.
Is there any training required prior to service?
Yes, volunteers must complete a volunteer application prior to service.

Socastee Heritage Festival
Website: https://socasteehf.com/socastee-heritage-festival-information/
Contact: Amber Brendlen
Contact Information: 843-900-0205 Ext. 203
Address for Festival: 5835 Dick Pond Rd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers are needed to assist with the logistics of the event.
Is there any training that is required prior to service? No

Hunger and Food Security 

Churches Assisting People
Website:
http://www.capconway.org/
Contact:
Gail Steinfield or Priscilla Cooper
Contact Information:
843-488-2277
Address:
307 Wright Blvd. Conway, SC 29526
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities:
Volunteers are needed to assist with lifting boxes, unloading boxes, organizing food, and packing food.
When are volunteers needed:
Mondays – Thursdays from 10 am – 3:45 pm and Fridays from 10 am – 1 pm
Is there any required training prior to service?
No
Other information that prospective volunteers need to know:
Individuals who do not mind lifting and unloading boxes are preferred for morning shifts. 

Help 4 Kids/Backpack Buddies
Website:
https://help4kidssc.org/
Contact Information:
843-651-4310 or info@help4kidssc.org
Address:
2523 Forestbrook Road, Myrtle Beach, SC 29576
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers are needed to assist with the Walmart Food Drives in North Myrtle Beach, Surfside Beach, and Garden City Beach. 

Low Country Food Bank
Website: https://www.lowcountryfoodbank.org/
Contact: Shayla Livingston
Contact Information: 843-448-0341 or slivingston@lcfbank.org
Address: 97 South Broadway, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers prepare food items to be distributed to the public.
When are volunteers needed: Volunteers are needed Mondays – Fridays from 8:00am – 4:00pm
Do volunteers need to complete any training before service? Yes, volunteers will complete an orientation walk-through on the day they volunteer.
Other information that prospective volunteers need to know: Volunteers must wear closed-toed shoes. 

The Shepherd’s Table
Website: http://www.shepherdstable.com/
Contact: Tanya Mauldin
Contact Information: 843-488-3663
Address: 1412 Gamecock Avenue, Conway, SC 29526
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers are needed to serve food.
Minimum/Maximum Amount of Volunteerd Needed: 4-10 at a time
When are volunteers needed? 10 am – 7 pm Mondays – Fridays
Is training required prior to service? Yes, volunteers need to complete an application upon arrival.
Other information that prospective volunteers need to know: Volunteers must wear close-toed shoes with their hair pulled back. 

Individuals with Disabilities or Different Capabilities

Grand Strand Miracle League
Website: http://grandstrandmiracleleague.com/#
Contact: Jennifer Averette
Contact Information: jennifer@gsmiracleleague.org
Address: 690 33rd Ave N, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers have the opportunity to serve as buddies, sell t-shirts, assist with check-in, and setting up and cleaning up games.
Is there any training required prior to service? No 

SOS Health Care, Inc.
Website:
http://scautismhelp.com/
Contact:
Sarah Pope
Contact Information:
volunteer@sos-healthcare.com
Address:
704 21st Ave N, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities:
Volunteers have the opportunity to work with the Friday Knights program and other events and initatives sponsored by SOS Health Care, Inc.
Is training required prior to service:
Volunteers must complete a volunteer application. 

Special Needs Family Fun Day
Website: http://www.specialneedsfamilyfunday.org/
Contact: Elaine Lee
Contact information: specialneedsfamilyfunday@gmail.com
Address: 3674 Hughes Gasque Rd., Aynor, SC 29511
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers assist with the logistics of the event. Volunteers can also assist throughout the year by volunteering at fundraisers and other events sponsored by Special Needs Family Fun Day.

Men's Empowerment

A Father’s Place
Website: http://www.scfathersandfamilies.com/programs/a_fathers_place/
Contact: Wallace Evans
Contact Information: executivedirector@afathersplace.org
Address: 809 Wright Blvd. (Hwy 378), Conway, SC 29527
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers are very much needed to help with mentoring, facilitating group sessions and board governance. There is a special need for retired educators willing to help participants develop their reading, writing and comprehension skills. Also, learn how you can sponsor a father, provide a job and/or assist with transportation in the volunteer application.
Other information that prospective volunteers need to know: Volunteers must fill out a Volunteer Confidentiality Policy and an application prior to service. 

Sexual & Domestic Violence Intervention, Prevention, & Education

Family Justice Center of Georgetown and Horry Counties
Website:
http://fjcgtownhorry.org/
Contact:
Jill Stone
Contact Information:
(843) 546-3926 or JStone@fjcgtownhorry.org
Address:
1530 High Market Street, P.O. Box 366 Georgetown, SC 29442
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities:
Volunteer opportunities include serving as an office assistant, assisting with fundraising and special events, staffing the Resale Boutique & Tea Room, assist with child care, assist with the shelter, assist with transportation, assist with outings for clients, and maintenance projects.
Is any training required prior to service:
Yes, volunteers must complete a volunteer application and complete a background check. Family Justice Center will provide training for volunteers.
Other information that prospective volunteers need to know:
Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age.

The Rape Crisis Center Serving Horry & Georgetown Counties
Website: http://victimtosurvivor.org/index.php/about-rcc
Contact: Nicole Service
Contact Information: nicole@victimtosurvivor.org and 843-448-3180
Address: PO Box 613 Myrtle Beach, SC 29578
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities: Volunteers are needed to assist with the 24-hour crisis line and to provide hospital accompaniment for victims of sexual assault. Volunteers may also assist in outreach events, fundraisers, and administrative support.
Is any training required prior to service: Yes, prospective volunteers must attend 25 hours of training before directly working with survivors.
Other information that prospective volunteers need to know: Volunteers need to be at least 18 years of age and have transportation. Volunteers must also commit to cover at least 2 shifts per month. 

Social Justice & Advocacy

Catholic Charities – Pee Dee
Website:
https://charitiessc.org/pee-dee-conway
Contact:
Mariah Kowalkowski
Contact Information:
mkowalkowski@catholic-doc.org or 843.531.5535 ext. 71
Address:
2294 Technology Blvd, Conway, SC 29526
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities:
Volunteers are needed to assist in the Summer Feeding Program to help serve meals and interact with the children in the program. Volunteers can volunteer in Our Lady’s Pantry and assist in clerical work. 

Women and Girls Advocacy & Empowerment 

Project GROW
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/ProjectGrowMB/
Contact:
Krystal Dodson
Contact Information:
projectgrowmb@gmail.com
Minimum/Maximum Amount of Volunteers Needed:
10-15
Volunteer Opportunities/Responsibilities:
Volunteers have the opportunity to facilitate a summer camp for girls ages 11-16 on CCU’s campus to teach empowerment. Volunteers will interact with the girls and assist with set-up and tear-down.
Is any training required prior to service?
Training is required for volunteers assisting with the summer camp,.

Note to Current & Prospective Community Partners

Current Community Partners: If you see anything that needs to be added or changed to your entry in the database, please email lce@g.coastal.edu to indicate any changes or edits needed to the entry.

Prospective Community Partners: Want to be added to our Community Partner Database? Please contact lce@g.coastal.edu with your request and a representative from Civic Engagement will follow-up with you.