you interested in helping Trailblazers?
are always ready to invite volunteers to collaborate with Trailblazers!
We would LOVE to have you join us!
Why volunteer to work with
Trailblazers is an apostolate. Working on any apostolate is fruitful
for your spiritual life, earns a partial indulgence, and enables you to
collaborate in the Church's mission to spread the faith.
Collaborating with this apostolate enables you to
contribute concretely to your local community, participate in forming
young people in faith and culture, and to help youth know and love and
imitate Jesus Christ.
Are there other reasons?
time you dedicate to Trailblazers can also be a very valuable way to
acquire volunteer hours for service projects or academic or
How can I volunteer?
can fill out the form below. Trailblazers requires your name, e-address
and age. You can include comments. Please check any boxes where you
have interest in helping or even just learning more. Don't forget to
press the "submit" button below, or we will not receive your
What will happen if I fill out this
form (below) and send it in?
you are interested, contact us by sending us your name and e-mail,
checking as many boxes you like below to show us where your interests
are, and Trailblazers will contact you. Since volunteering for this
apostolate is a serious commitment, you will be interviewed by the
director and one or more of the volunteers, so everyone involved can
make sure this is something good for you, and that the commitments you
may wish to undertake are as attractive as realistic, considering your
own interests, skills, and possibilities of time and transportation. By
contacting us for more information you have not yet made a commitment,
and you'll have plenty of opportunity to express your desires and
thoughts before Trailblazers will allow you to undertake any part of
What if I'd like to do a certain
job, but I'm not sure exactly how to do it?
Trailblazers trains each volunteer to do the job he or she signs up for.
The following three fields are
(Note: any date format is fine)
Anything else you want
to say to us? Enter your comments in the space provided below. And
don't forget to check one or more of the boxes below!
The following list of volunteer
positions is divided into two parts: the service to the apostolate
itself, and the fund raising required to make possible the many
activities Trailblazers organizes. Please check any number of boxes
below, where you might be interested in either learning more about that
or even doing that type of work.
I. Apostolate Service
Getting projects going
Days in the Diocese Coordinator
Days in the Diocese Logistics
Trailblazers Pilgrimage Planning Director
For those with skills for
organization and office work
Travel and Schedule Logistics Assistant
Spread the Word
Recruiter (Promotions... we need lots of volunteers here!)
Media Coordinator (Advertising and the like)
Printer and Graphic Designer
The Compass Editor
Promotional Materials Developer
Where it all matters: the spiritual
Coordinating Assistant of Spiritual Services
II. Fund Raising
Help raise funds! (our
“Young Pilgrim Fund”)
YPF Director’s Secretary
For those fundraisers with skills
for organization & office work
Donor Base Researcher
Fund Raising Literature Researcher
Site Manager (for fund raising events)
Jockey and Record
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be happy to help!