Volunteering at APAH

Volunteers play an integral role as we work to achieve our vision of an inclusive, caring, and economically diverse community. We invite you to join us in this important work that is helping both our residents and the community at large to thrive.

Volunteer Impact Stories

Celebrating Community Support of K-12 Students in Arlington

Individuals, neighbors, faith communities, and businesses in Arlington and across the DC metro region, once again came together to support Arlington students and their families. Some of the most inspiring giving stories include: The local brothers who hosted a lemonade stand to raise money to fill several backpacks for APAH and, in addition, held a […]

Volunteers Make it Happen: Baseball, Team Spirit, and Summer Fun!

A young man with a passion for baseball brings the game, the equipment, team spirit, and bubble blowing contests into the lives of kids who call an APAH Community home. Several months ago, a young man learned about APAH through his exploration as a real estate investment professional. He first contacted our real estate development […]

Tutoring Supports Academic Success and Creates a Lasting Volunteer-Student Relationship

When you bring together a volunteer with time, a big heart, and mad math skills and a student in need of academic assistance, great things can happen! There’s nothing worse than watching your child struggle in school, but that’s exactly what Afaf experienced with her son Elmahdi at the beginning of this school year. For […]

Volunteer Opportunities

Give from the Heart: APAH’s holiday gift drive

Gift giving, especially during the holiday season, is a universal way of showing love, connecting with others, and sharing traditions. For families challenged to make ends meet, giving gifts is often not an option, even during the holidays. We are collecting toys and gifts for children ages newborn-18 who call an APAH community home. These […]

Baseball Camp Volunteers Needed

What: FREE APAH Baseball Basics Camp (Session II) for girls and boys ages 8-12 who call an APAH community home. The camp is led by Coach Nick Murray. Volunteers are needed to be leads for weekly assignments that support Coach Nick and his assistant coach (such as camper sign-in, parent communication, snack/beverage lead, other as […]

Spanish Speakers

We welcome volunteer assistance from individuals who are Spanish-language speakers to support sharing and receiving of important information. Dates, times, locations, and need varies.

Occasional Grocery Distribution Help needed

Job: Occasional substitute daytime grocery distribution. Date: Tuesdays or Thursdays, as needed. Will be filling in for regular volunteers who are absent, or lending additional hands as needed on a given week. Volunteer Shift Time: 3:00 – 5:30 pm. Location: Varies.  

Advocate for Affordable Housing

APAH provides leadership and expertise to advocate for policies and programs that serve the needs of our lower income neighbors. We collaborate with civic associations, local businesses, the faith community, and service providers to shape housing, land use, and social service policies that help all our neighbors thrive. Most of all, we work with our […]