All Volunteer Positions

  • Kitchen Volunteers
    We have several options for kitchen help. Carry-in meals; prepare, serve and clean up breakfast, lunch or dinner; help wash dishes after meals.
  • Special Event Volunteers
    Help at community fundraising events.
  • Front Desk Volunteers
    Answer phones and check-in guests at they arrive. The check-in process includes welcoming guests, making sure they know and agree to abide by the shelter rules, and administer a breathalyzer test.
  • Drivers
    Help transport guests to specific appointments and meetings throughout the week.
  • Administrative Volunteers
    Help the full-time staff with administrative tasks. Includes, but not limited to, filing paperwork, making copies, answering the phone, covering the front desk, sorting & organizing donations.
  • Childcare Volunteers
    Helping care for residents’ children during bible study and/or program meetings.
  • Catalyst Program Volunteers
    This opportunity is based on a biblical model of discipleship which involves coming alongside our residents, building relationship with them, and helping them toward self-sufficiency through their journey with Jesus Christ.

Current Volunteer Needs – Inquire Today!

  • Front Desk Volunteers
    • Sunday from 12p-10p
    • Monday from 8:30a-5p
    • Tuesday from 8:30a-1p and 8p-10p
    • Wednesday from 8:30a-12p and 6p-8p
    • Thursday from 8:30a-10p
    • Friday from 8:30a-10p
    • Saturday from 8:30a-10p
    • This is a weekly commitment and requires a 2 hour minimum shift, based on your availability.
  • Childcare Volunteers
    • Wednesday from 9:15a-10:30a
    • This is a weekly commitment.
  • Catalyst Program Volunteers (Discipler)
    • Men’s Program – in need of 6 volunteers
    • Women’s Program – in need of 5 volunteers
    • This is a weekly commitment, between 90 minutes and 2 hours. Hours are flexible based on your availability.
  • Kitchen Volunteers
    • Cook & Serve Lunch Help – prepare, serve & help clean up lunch; approximately 10a-12p (except Sundays); weekly commitment (preferred) or as available
    • Cook & Serve Dinner Help – prepare, serve & help clean up dinner; 5:15p-7:30p; weekly commitment (preferred) or as available
    • Deliver Only Lunch & Dinner Help – Deliver meals for lunch or dinner that are ready to serve with minimal preparation. Meals can be prepared ahead and refrigerated or frozen.

      To see open meals that need coverage, sign up for an opening, or get more information on meal service, visit takethemameal.com. The following credentials will be required to access our meal service schedule:

      Last Name: Missions

      Password: meal

      * Please note: You may sign up on takethemameal.com to serve in the kitchen, however, you will need to complete a volunteer application beforehand if you will be on the premises and interacting with residents. Contact Melissa at 574-268-9555 or stop by the shelter to fill out an application.