We welcome you and your family to become volunteers at AVANCE-San Antonio. AVANCE has more than 40 years of experience serving at-risk families with children under the age of three in communities characterized by poverty, increasing school dropout rates, hopelessness and isolation.
When you donate your time to AVANCE-San Antonio, you become a partner in the fight against child abuse and neglect. Just one morning, afternoon, or evening can make a difference to a family in need. You do not need prior experience to volunteer at AVANCE-San Antonio. We simply ask that you come with an open mind and an open heart. Our opportunities include clerical support to our program personnel and our Parent-Child Education Program participants.
To volunteer through our city-wide volunteer partners, please click on one of the links below:
How to Get Involved
Special Family Events
Help AVANCE parents and children throughout the year during
our special family events by helping staff preparing for the events,
distrusting programs, setting up for events, reading with our children or
by donating in-kind gifts.
are welcome to fulfill community service hours by volunteering at AVANCE.
Explore your interests, meet new people, and share your knowledge to help families in need.
Contact your company’s Human Resources office or Volunteer
Coordinator and ask if your company offers a volunteer program. If not, organize your own group of co-workers interested in making a difference in
specialty or professional services such as carpentry, photography, reading
and writing, administrative expertise, etc, or maybe spend a
day with us to see what we are all about!
College and University students are you looking around for a non-profit; community based organization to fulfill practicum and/or internship course requirements? then AVANCE is for you! There are non-paid internship opportunities provided year round. You will gain valuable first-hand and practical knowledge from our leadership team with over 40 years experience. For more inquiry call 220-1788 ext. 212.
To become an AVANCE-San Antonio volunteer, please follow the link below to fill out a volunteer application. Hit submit at the bottom of the page and our HR Department will contact you directly. Volunteers at AVANCE help build and sustain our programs.