We are thrilled that you have chosen to explore volunteering with Streets of Paradise. Volunteers are the core strength of SOP and without your dedication and commitment the organization would not be capable of providing the services we do. The following information about our organization, the roles and responsibilities of our volunteers, and the protocols governing how we expect you to conduct yourself whilst representing SOP, must be reviewed and agreed to prior to your activation. If you have any questions please feel free to contact Director of Outreach, Greg Cruz at 941-704-3511 or at Gregcruz941@gmail.com.
Once again welcome and thank you!
Streets of Paradise is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization co-founded by community organizer Greg Cruz and a commercial photographer.
We are an outreach and awareness initiative dedicated to providing comfort to the homeless and at-risk communities through no-cost street access to basic necessities of life and facilitating access to rapid rehousing and other social services through our membership in the Continuum of Care for Sarasota and Manatee counties.
We need volunteer assistance in any of the following areas:
Please review and contact Director of Outreach Greg Cruz if you feel you have the aptitude and skillsets to assist in the above areas.
The following protocols apply to the conduct of any and all SOP Volunteers
We hope you understand the necessity to have a process and a set of guidelines governing the volunteer engagement process. It is for the protection of the organization and the members that comprise the SOP family.