How Can I Help?

TAM encourages members of the community to get involved. If you support TAM's mission and work, please join us. There are various ways in which you can help - volunteering, financial contributions, providing employment, and by providing housing for clients to rent.


Volunteer persons are needed to serve in various capacities in the program:

  • Mentors
  • Office Help
  • Website Maintenance
  • Grant Writers
  • Fundraising
  • Publicity
  • Activities Coordinator

Contact us to find out more about volunteering.


College internships are available. Interns would be involved in case management. Contact us to find out more about available internship opportunities.


All donations no matter what the size are appreciated. You can help to support TAM by making a one-time donation or through monthly, quarterly or yearly pledges. Click on the Donate button below to pay via credit card using PayPal.

Checks should be made payable to Turning Around Ministries, and can be sent to:

Turning Around Ministries
P.O. Box 3151
Newport, RI 02840

All donations are tax deductible.

Other Ways to Help

Give us your old cellular phones. We are able to redeem them for cash.

Participate in the Shaw's Neighborhood Rewards Program. By shopping with your Shaw's Rewards Card on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday, you can earn money for TAM. All you have to do is register your Rewards card online by going to

Use "". Every time you use "Goodsearch" as your internet search engine, we get approximately one cent ($0.01). When you use "GoodShop" to do your online shopping, TAM will receive a percentage. The percentage varies. There are several stores and travel agencies available to choose from. For the question "Who do you Goodsearch for?" type "Turning Around Ministries". Click here to go to "".

Click here to learn more about becoming a community benefactor.