Volunteer Resources

English Crossing gives YOU the opportunity to invest in relationships with members of the international community. Our mission is to share the love of Jesus Christ by investing in the lives of internationals here in the Upstate of     South Carolina through our time, our talents and our resources.

Building Relationships with                                             a Future Focus!

There are many ways YOU can be on mission with us.

Become a:

  • Site Leader: give organizational and spiritual leadership for a teaching site
  • Teacher: teach an adult beginner, intermediate, or advanced class
  • Teacher assistant: help assist in an adult class
  • Devotion leader: help lead weekly devotions at a teaching site
  • Childcare Worker: work with the children through Bible stories, games, snacks, and homework help
  • Translator: translate the devotional time into another language
  • Front Desk Helper: help students register and check in
  • Greeter: greet students
  • Snack helper: organize and help set up snacks each week
  • Set Up team: help set up and clean up
  • Prayer Partner: pray for our students and volunteers

All volunteers will need to fill out a Volunteer Information form.

We ask that all volunteers read and sign our statement of faith in agreement with the mission of English Crossing: Statement of Faith.

All volunteers 18 years and older will need to have a cleared background check. Background Check Form. Adult volunteers will pay $20 to cover a background check, a t-shirt and volunteer training.  Teen volunteers (age 13-17) will pay $10 for a t-shirt and volunteer training.  Make checks payable to English Crossing, PO Box 171213, Spartanburg, SC  29301.

Also, childcare workers must fill out the Childcare Application for Volunteers.

For more information on how you can get involved, please click here to contact us.

Upcoming Classes
Wednesday September 26, 2018
Fall English Classes: Free 6 week CONVERSATIONAL...Free 6 week CONVERSATIONAL English classes at Hendrix Elementary School every Tuesday, September 11, 2018-October 16, 2018 and on Wednesdays at Spartanburg School District 6 Child Development Center September 12, 2018- October 17, 2018. Classes are from 6pm-8pm. Sign up anytime and start.
Sep 26
Wednesday September 26, 2018
Spanish Classes: 6-Week Spanish Class will...6-Week Spanish Class will focus on vocabulary, basic phrases, and grammar. Classes will meet at Hendrix Elementary School on Tuesdays and the District 6 CDC on Wednesdays from 6:00-8:00 PM. Cost is $50.
Sep 26
Tuesday October 2, 2018
Spanish Classes: 6-Week Spanish Class will...6-Week Spanish Class will focus on vocabulary, basic phrases, and grammar. Classes will meet at Hendrix Elementary School on Tuesdays and the District 6 CDC on Wednesdays from 6:00-8:00 PM. Cost is $50.
Oct 02
Our Mission
English Crossing is a ministry devoted to encouraging internationals in the Spartanburg community with free English classes and child care, as well as sharing the love of Jesus.