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, explore our volunteer opportunities.

  • 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 or share your skills with us here.

  • 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 Volunteer Opportunities

    View our most up-to-date opportunities and apply at

  • Wishlists for Kids Club and Mentoring

    Help keep programs run strong with a gift from our Amazon Wishlists for Kids Club and/or Mentoring.


    Remember to order using Casa Chirilagua’s account!

  • 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!
  • 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.


    Apply to be a mentor