Bring Comfort to Children & Families in the Hospital

Katie's Kart volunteer, showing cart to young girl at hospital.
Dates Volunteer is Needed: 
Every Wednesday and Thursday, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Number of Volunteers Needed: 
Description of the Volunteer Opportunity: 

A Katie's Kart volunteer is a representative and extension of Ronald McDonald House Charities of New Mexico within the hospital, who not only provides a much needed service for families but also brings the Ronald McDonald House to families in their time of need.

Volunteers will be responsible for: Following all hospital and House rules and codes of conduct including personal health guidelines; greeting families and hospital staff; stocking supplies on the cart after use; communicate inventory needs to RMHC-NM; cleaning and organizing cart; tracking visitors as they use the cart amenities; record volunteer hours on proper forms for RMHC-NM and Lovelace; comply with Lovelace and RMHC-NM health and training requirements; act as an ambassador for RMHC-NM, appropriately communicating the mission and purpose of the organization.

Areas of Interest: 
Children and Youth
Great for: 
Who Will Be Impacted Through This Project: 

New Mexico families in the pediatric and neonatal units at Lovelace Women’s Hospital.

Is This an Ongoing Opportunity?: 
Minimum Age of Volunteers: 
Additional Requirements: 

Personable, patient, flexible good communicator; Resourceful/able to work independently; Meets physical requirements/walk/stand up to 2 hrs/day, push cart, bend/reach low; Respect privacy/confidentiality of all guests and agency information; Maintain positive/cooperative relationships with staff, families, donors and stakeholders;

Complete volunteer orientation for RMHC-NM and Lovelace

Last Updated: Dec 12 2018
Address of Project Site
4701 Montgomery Blvd NE
New Mexico
Contact Info
(505) 842-8960


The Center for Nonprofit Excellence, United Way of Central New Mexico provides these volunteer opportunities as a service to our community and does not assume any responsibility for the validity of such postings. To ensure accurate and up-to-date information, please contact the organization who posted the opportunity.

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