Our relational network of over 100 weekly volunteers reflects a diverse group of individuals from all over the Washington, D.C. metro area. As a non-profit, we rely on volunteers like family members for everything from assisting program directors on-site to IT support in the office. Each member of our family holds a unique gift for the community, whether time, talent or treasure.

  • time

    You can be a part of Casa Chirilagua by giving of your time. To find out where you can help, view our latest volunteer opportunities in our our wishlist below, and send your contact information, availability, and areas of interest to

  • talent

    You can give of your talents, skills, and abilities whatever your place in life or profession. If you would like to connect your talents to a need, check out our latest opportunities in our wishlist below and send your contact information with a description of your talents and professional skills to

  • treasure

    You can give of your treasure through monetary or material donations. Please see our wishlist below for up-to-date material needs or email to inquire about other material donations. If you’d like to give monetarily, visit our donate page.


  • Casa’s Amazon Smile

    Would you like to help Casa Chirilagua when you shop on Amazon? Use our Amazon Smile link when you shop and we’ll automatically receive a percentage of your purchase amount as a donation from Amazon!
  • Summer 2017 Volunteer Opportunities

    Do you want to make a difference in the community while building new relationships? This summer there are new ways for you to get involved with students at Casa Chirilagua. SPOTS OPEN NOW.
  • Professional Mentor Wanted

    Are you a female with experience in Social Work or Counseling/Therapy? Do you have time to invest in one of our local leaders who is highly motivated towards this profession? She would benefit from your time and real world experience as a part of our efforts to provide academic and vocational guidance to our Local Leaders. If you are interested, please contact Maralee.
  • Casa Chirilagua Volunteer Application Form

    Please click here for a downloadable volunteer application for Kids Club or Bible Study: Casa Chirilagua Volunteer Application.


    Completed forms can be mailed to:

    Casa Chirilagua

    Attn: Kids Club Director or Attn: Bible Study Director

    4109 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria, VA  22305
  • Middle & High School Bible Study Leaders

    Casa is looking for male and female volunteers to join teams of leaders who are building relationships with middle and high school groups during weekly Bible Studies. Meetings are once a week in evenings during the school year. You will be blessed walking with young students as they learn, grow, and face life’s challenges, discovering God along the way. If you are interested, please contact Adriana.
  • Sponsor a Family Dinner Night

    We are looking for a church sponsor to connect with the Chirilagua community through hosting a meal at our monthly family dinners from 6:00-8:30 PM. Church small groups host these family dinners at Beverly Hills Community United Methodist Church to celebrate community and unity. These dinners allow families to share testimonies-such as good grades-and engage in a bible devotional.  


    E-mail us to learn about available opportunities to serve and/or to sign up your church group.
  • Seeking 1-to-1 Mentors

    We are looking for 1-on-1 mentors who are passionate about being a positive role model in a child’s life and can provide a commitment of 1 year or more. Interest meetings, background check process and trainings happen on a rolling basis to prepare mentors for their new relationship. Commitment is minimum 1 hr per week, every week for a minimum of 1 year. You may choose a day that fits you and your mentee’s schedules.


    Email Adriana to get started!