Instructions for Completing Volunteer Application      (updated 02/ 27/ 2021)    

Please read the Core Values and review the Volunteer Interests. Complete the Volunteer Application by filling in your information.
Read the Confidentiality Statement . Sign the statement if you are in agreement. All applications must be signed in order to be approved. Electronic Signature is acceptable.
Submit the completed Volunteer Application to Love INC. You may print and return applications in person at 917 Ruby Street, or you can mail the application to P.O Box 630423 Nacogdoches, TX 75963. Thank you for your interest in volunteering your time and efforts with Love In the Name of Christ. We welcome you to come and serve the Savior with us. Have a blessed day!  Please contact with any questions or concerns.

Core Values
We are Christian. Everything we think, say and do is in the name of Christ.
Prayer is an integral part of who we are.
We believe in following Christ’s example of valuing and serving the poor.
We believe in unity in the Body of Christ.
We believe in transformation in the lives of people and in communities.
We believe motivation comes from the two great commandments to love God and love our neighbors.
We believe in building Christ-like relationships.
We believe in the connectedness within our community.
We believe in modeling excellence and integrity.
We believe in continually maturing in our capacity to meet people’s needs.

Love In the Name of Christ (Love INC) in Nacogdoches, Texas is a 501 (c) 3 Christian organization dedicated to serving the under-served community of Nacogdoches County. Love INC does this by connecting the people in need with the people who can help them. Love INC collaborates with local churches and other community-based organizations to reach out and mentor to and serve those in the community with unmet needs. Love INC staff and volunteers go through extensive measures to verify and validate the needs and requests of applicants, including conducting home visits with clients in their places of residence. Love INC regards our clients’ well-being as a top priority, along with the well-being of our staff and volunteers. It is also important that our staff and volunteers model excellence as we serve our community as the hands and feet of Jesus Christ.

In this regard, Love INC may conduct a criminal background check on new volunteers through the Texas Department of Public Safety’s Computerized Criminal History System (CCH). ALL LOVE INC VOLUNTEERS ARE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL HISTORY BACKGROUND CHECK as described above. It is Love INC’s intent to keep clients, staff, and volunteers safe.

Love INC may refuse a volunteer position to anyone applying for said position based on findings in the CCH System report deemed unsuitable per Love INC discretion.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding this matter, please feel free to contact our office at (946) 569-8555.  Ask to speak with Debbie. Email


Clearinghouse Ministry-The Clearinghouse receives requests for help, and requests are reviewed as to their nature, extent and legitimacy.

Office Assistance- answer phones, process applications, schedule home visits

Home Visits- Home visit teams visit clients at their home to validate requests

Interpreter- interpret for Spanish-speaking clients

Crew Love Ministry- Crew Love is a program that continuously coordinates projects and other specialty needs that allow Christians to serve together.

Cleaning- clean for the elderly/disabled

Yardwork- do yard work for the elderly/disabled

Painting- paint for elderly/disabled

Construction/Home Repairs- home repair for elderly/disabled

Shopping- for home-bound clients

Driving- drive clients to and/or from doctor appointments

Warehouse Ministry- The Warehouse receives donations of furniture and household items that are in good condition.

Delivery and Pick-up (furniture items)

Sorting and Organizing (donations)

Outreach Ministry- All outreach to the community and special projects.

Fundraising- help with our fundraising event CHAIRished Blessings

Back-2-School Shared Blessings- helps clients get their children ready for the school year

Christmas Shared Blessings- helps clients provide Christmas presents for their children

Summer Meals in the Park- summer food program for children

Fresh Start Ministry- A six-month program of intensive case management designed for clients to become self-reliant.

Mentoring - mentor clients on budgeting and job skills/retention