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Planned Parenthood South Texas has a long history of volunteer involvement and is committed to providing a rewarding and satisfying experience that offers opportunities for social and intellectual enrichment as well as personal growth.

Volunteers play a vital role in advancing the mission of Planned Parenthood South Texas - "We provide and protect the health care and information people need to plan their families and their futures." As a volunteer, you will help us provide a higher level of service that would not be possible without your help. Volunteers can work in Health services, Development and Fundraising or Advocacy and Outreach. Take action, make a difference and help others by donating your time and skills!

 

Get Involved Today!

Apply to become a PPST volunteer by completing this application and our Volunteer Program Coordinator will contact you to discuss the next steps.

 

Volunteer Opportunities

Clinic Escort
Provides assistance by checking in clients on surgical procedure days (i.e., termination of pregnancy) and/or on days when protestors are present outside the facility. The clinic escort may be assigned to any or all of the following duties: greets clients, checks or searches bags, makes copies of client identification cards, physically escorts clients to and from their cars, and maintains visual surveillance of the facility's front parking lot to identify safety or security concerns.

Advocacy
Provides support to the external affairs department on all advocacy activities including grass roots organizing, voter registration, letter writing campaigns, media monitoring and media outreach opportunities.

General Office
Provides general clerical support to the various departments in the administrative offices. Duties include but are not limited to answering phones, data entry, and filing.

External Affairs / Development
Provides support for various fundraising events and activities including art shows and the annual luncheon.

Outreach
Assists with outreach efforts on topics of family planning, sexual health care, healthy relationships and more. Delivers information directly related to Planned Parenthood Services. Assists with health fairs.

 

We have various one-time or on-call opportunities in most areas and depending on need, there may be a waiting period before volunteers are placed.  Please know we will move through the process as quickly as possible and are very grateful for your interest in volunteering with PPST!