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Calling All Mechanics! Volunteer your time & garage

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Families to Freedom

  • 2 people are interested
Leaving for Good
As a volunteer driver, you can help someone leave a life of abuse behind them

Calling all mechanics- we need your time and expertise! Put your professional mechanic skills to good use helping victims and children! Families to Freedom provides long-distance transportation for victims of domestic abuse to get to safety with family or shelter outside of the DFW area.

We’re looking for a mechanically inclined person or two to help keep our vehicles maintained and running efficiently. We have no tools or garage so work would be done at a location of your choice and at your own schedule. We’ll pay for parts and fluids. Activities may include easy fluid and filter changes, changing tires, diagnosing engine codes, proposing maintenance to make the vehicle run more efficiently, and resolving easy issues.

Repairs would be on an as-needed basis. Retired or current mechanics preferred. Clean driving record required with background check after volunteer orientation.

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About Families to Freedom

Location:

PO BOX 1226, ADDISON, TX 75001, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is transport victims of domestic abuse to safety.

Description

Families to Freedom provides free transportation services to victims and their children who have experienced domestic abuse. We make it possible for victims and new survivors to get far away from abusive relationships. Our life-saving services include car rides to domestic violence shelters across North Texas, road trips to family homes in other states, multi-state bus tickets, and fuel assistance to relocate far away. We serve shelter survivors across North Texas as well as hotline callers not yet in a safe place. We serve over 550 victims and children each year, and relies on the generous support of the Dallas community to continue providing these services at no cost to clients.

Community
Crisis Support
Emergency & Safety

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

4900 Airport ParkwayAddison, TX 75001

(32.9655,-96.82781)
 

SKILLS

  • Auto Mechanics / Repair

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 25
  • Orientation or Training
  • Work on your own schedule & pace!
  • Bring professional or demonstrated experience

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