Volunteer or Intern with Bridge Refugee Services

Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


4791/A Hal DriveChattanooga, TN 37416


Are you interested in welcoming refugees in Chattanooga? Bridge has ongoing volunteer opportunities throughout the year, as well as internship opportunities.

Bridge needs volunteers of all kinds who want to:

  1. Greet arriving families or individuals at the airport. Drive refugees to and from appointments they are required to attend.
  2. Become a friend/mentor to an individual or family to help provide cultural and community orientation to help them feel more at home in Chattanooga.
  3. Grocery shop for culturally appropriate foods for newly arriving families.
  4. Greet arriving families or individuals at the airport.
  5. Tutor English as a second language.
  6. Translate at appointments (Spanish and Arabic)
  7. Provide a pick-up truck and your time to move household items.
  8. Help with IT needs in the office.
  9. What else? We would love to see how your gifts and skills could match with our organization to make Chattanooga a welcoming home for refugees!


  • Transportation
  • Arabic
  • Bilingual
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • Spanish
  • Anthropology

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Varies
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