Hands-On Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

The Old Presbyterian Meeting House currently supports the following local missions through volunteers and financial gifts. Contact the church office for more information on how to get involved.

At Old Presbyterian Meeting House

Knitting Group Join us to create prayer shawls and a variety of projects including items for the Christmas Alternative Market. The group meets monthly for knitting and fellowship.

Tech Help needed on Sundays 9:15-10:30 for Adult Education. If you can do Zoom, you can help! Contact Noelle, Dir. of Christian Education for info.

In Our Community

Support Afghan Evacuees  Together we can make a difference! Find out what can we do right now?

Alexandria Tutoring Consortium Tutor:  Help kindergarteners and 1st and 2nd graders in reading, one to two days a week, 30-minute sessions, training provided.

Meals on Wheels  delivers the 4th Friday of every month. Teams of 2 volunteers pick up meals at Jeffrey’s Catering and deliver them to 10 households. It takes less than 2 hours.

Bag Lunch Program: Prepare sandwiches and drop them off at the Meeting House; or serve sandwiches, weekday lunchtime at Meade Episcopal Church in Old Town.

Carpenter Shelter Dinners: 4th Sunday evening of each month: Preparing and serving a meal at homeless shelter

Christ House Dinners: Preparing and serving a meal every other month, Tuesday evening

Other Occasional Opportunities

If you are interested in helping with any of these, or would like to be on a list of people we’ll notify as volunteer opportunities arise, please contact the Meeting House Office.

  • ALIVE!: Preparing and delivering bags of groceries; receiving and processing requests for emergency assistance (by phone); help with furniture delivery or house wares delivery; Last Saturday food distribution www.alive-inc.org
  • Rise Against Hunger meal packaging
  • Refugee Family Ministry
  • Stockings for Soldiers