Are you looking for new ways you can use your time and talents? Join the movement of over 30,000 volunteers who each year are working together to help release children from poverty in Jesus’ name!

Compassion partners with artists, pastors, and speakers at concerts, conferences, festivals, and other events happening across the United States. At each of these events you can play a vital role in helping children connect with a Sponsor.

Each event is unique, so there are several opportunities that you can choose from to make a difference in the life of a child!

Below you can read more about the various types of volunteer roles and our volunteer age requirements to help you better understand how you can get involved.

How to Become an Event Volunteer

You will need a Compassion online web Account in order to search and sign-up for volunteer opportunities. You can use the button below to log in to your Account.

If you have never volunteered with Compassion or you’re unsure if an Account exists, please reach out to the Event Volunteer Team at [email protected].

*If you would like more information about volunteering remotely or at Compassions Headquarters in Colorado Springs, CO, you can reach out to [email protected].

Volunteer Age Requirements

Ages 14-15: Can serve as a Handout, Hope Starts Here, and Virtual Reality volunteer. Parent or Legal Guardian (or approved adult) must volunteer alongside them and complete the waiver on their behalf.

Ages 16-17: Can serve in any volunteer role. Must have permission from a Parent of Legal Guardian, but can volunteer alone or with a group, without a Parent of Legal Guardian present.

Ages 18+: Can serve in all volunteer roles.

Volunteer Roles and Descriptions

Event Volunteer FAQ


Feel free to contact the Event Volunteer Team at 888-968-7708, M-F from 8am to 5pm MT. You can also email us at [email protected].