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Volunteer Stories

College Crusaders VolunteersWe welcome and appreciate volunteers in a variety of ways including assisting with our Family Support Center, help serving our Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) clients, administrative support, involvement in our special events and more. We also welcome groups of volunteers in areas such as cleaning/building improvements, help with the community garden, preparing meals for special youth celebrations and involvement in our special events.

Read more about how you can make a real difference at  FRCA.                                                                                        

Group Volunteers

CVS Personal Care & Beauty Team Coordinate Donation DriveThanks to the Personal Care & Beauty Team at CVS/Caremark for coordinating a drive resulting in 80 bags filled with personal care items for families in the Woonsocket Shelter and individuals served in the Agape Center. They also provided over 45 gift cards for families.




Swarvoski Company VolunteersThanks to the team from the Swarvoski Company for assisting with the distribution of toys, hats and mittens to low-income families provided through the Hasbro Children's Holiday Hope Fund.  Over 1,400 toys were distributed to families.




Catholic Heart Work CampThanks to the volunteer team from Catholic Heart Work Camp who worked to spruce up the Woonsocket Homeless Shelter. FRCA greatly appreciates the support of this group that has completed similar projects in the past to help the Northern RI Visitation Center and other FRCA clients.

Individual Volunteers