Give Back Connection: Help refugees with job training

Career coaches, mentors sought

Friends of Refugees has a mission to empower refugees through opportunities that provide for their well-being, education and employment. Part of that organization, Cafe Clarkston, serves as a computer lab and employment assistance program to refugees, asylees and other legal immigrants living in the Dekalb County area. It currently needs volunteers to help with career coaching and mentoring.

Where: 3895 Church St., Clarkston

When: Ongoing with a flexible schedule

Contact: 770-367-2830


Thrift store associate needed

The Society of St. Vincent de Paul Atlanta empowers people, regardless of their background, ethnicity, or faith, to achieve self-sufficiency by offering financial, material, educational, and spiritual support and by collaborating with others to develop and deliver programs and services that help those in need.

Volunteers in our Thrift Stores assist with the daily operation of the store. Duties include: sorting donated items, cleaning, straightening items on the sales floor, assisting customers, cashier.

Where: 2722 Summers St., Kennesaw

When: Ongoing. Store hours are 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Monday – Saturday

Contact: 770-919-1458