Service Opportunities

For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me. – Matthew 25:35

At LOPC we strive to be a reflection of Christ’s light in the world through service.

At LOPC

 Annual Service Opportunities

  • ONE Sunday – A day of service where participants volunteer throughout Contra Costa County with LOPC partners and other non-profits.
  • Warm Winter Nights – A two week on-site homeless shelter at LOPC with opportunities to prepare a meal, tutor a child, act as an overnight host and more. Registration for this year’s shelter is open now; click here for Meal Sign-up, and click here for Activity Sign-up!
  • Christmas Opportunities – LOPC partners with several agencies to fulfill the need that exists annually to help people celebrate in spite of any challenges they may be experiencing.

In the Community

NEW Loaves and Fishes Martinez Needs Help! – Help one of LOPC’s ONE Sunday partners with food prep and service of meals on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of the month.  The shift is from 9:15am-1:15pm and typically consists of a group of 6. The shift may be split and you may work once a month or every few months — there are many options.   Contact eleanor@loavesfishescc.org for more information.

International Rescue Committee provides opportunities for refugees, asylees, victims of human trafficking, survivors of torture, and other immigrants to thrive in America. … In Oakland and other offices across the country, the IRC helps them to rebuild their lives.
Click here for ways to help!

Shelter Inc.’s Mountain View Emergency Family Shelter needs people to provide, prepare and serve meals for approximately 30 people. If you are interested call (925) 228-6920.  Current Opportunites

Contra Costa Interfaith Housing needs help!
Provide a meal for approximately 50 residents of Garden Park Apartments in Pleasant Hill.  Please visit this website to volunteer:  www.tinyurl.com/ovepnva