ACT offers many service opportunities. You do not need to be a member of the group to volunteer with ACT, everyone is welcome. You can volunteer to any event that interests you as many (or as few) times as you are able to!!! We ask you to complete the sign up form so we can contact you with detailed information a day or 2 before the service dates.
If you are interested in getting weekly reminders about service opportunities with ACT and locally, as well as ACT special events and general meetings, join the ACT group on Flocknote by emailing Clotilde.
Service opportunities, dates and service leaders contact info:
Help at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Bryan with preparing and packing of meals for elderly or disabled residents of Bryan/College Station. (Typically once a month on Saturday morning)
For more info, contact Megan
Dates for 2016: September 24, October 29, November 19
Time: 7:45-10:30 AM
Bible Study at the Mission
Participate to a Bible study and group discussion with the homeless.
For more info, contact Thomas
Dates: every Monday starting on September 5
Help serve food at Twin City Mission Soup Kitchen in Bryan.
For more info, contact Trey
Dates: every Friday statring on September 2
Time: 3:40-6:00 pm
Broadmoor Place is an assisting living community. Volunteer will have a social for some of the residents.
For more info, contact Stephanie
Dates: Saturday 9/17, 9/24, 10/1, 10/8, 10/15, 10/22, 11/5, 12/3
Time: 10am - noon
Fair Trade Coffee House
Serve Fair Trade coffee and sell Fair Trade coffee and chocolate to St.Mary's parishioners in the student lounge after the 10 am mass on the first Sunday of the month.
For more info or to sign up, contact Clotilde
Dates: Sunday Sept 18, Oct 16, Nov 20
Time: 8 am to noon
Are you interested in leading a service? ACT has several service projects that need a service leader. Or if you have a service of your own that you would like to start, please contact ACT staff advisor, Clotilde
Here is a sample of previous year service projects that do not have currently any service leader:
You can find a short description of the services after the calendar.
Participate in the construction of homes for low-income families of the community.
For more info or to sign up, contact
St. Vincent de Paul Store
Help sort, price and hang in the sale floor the clothing donations for the thrift shop. Proceeds benefit the Bryan/College Station community.
St. Joseph's Manor
Visit elderly resident of this nursing home and pray the Rosary with them. (Typically Sunday afternoons)
Do minor home repair or yard work for elderly in the community.
(Typically Saturday mornings)
Help the Good Samaritan Gabriel Life Center with organizing and doing other various tasks.
Brazos Church Pantry
Help by sacking groceries, carry food to client’s cars, and organizing food on shelves.
Play bingo with some of the resident of this nursing home.
Down Home Ranch
Help with work on the ranch or do activities with the ranchers, who are adults with mental disabilities living and working on the ranch.
Down Home Ranch Chainsaw Manicure
Help Down Home Ranch to clear brush and create a safer place from wildfires.
The Elizabeth House Maternity Home
Have activities for the women and children living in there. Only for female students.