To Volunteer:

  1. Please print and fill out the volunteer application –> Volunteer Application (PDF)
  2. Call volunteer coordinator, Deb at 518.462.0459 x 237
  3. Bring form to your volunteer orientation/tour

Volunteer Opportunities

Serving Meals:
7 days a week.  Includes setting tables, serving meal, and a light clean up.  12 years and older please.

  • Lunch (Saturday only):
    • 10:30am – 1pm
  • Dinner:
    • Mon – Sat, 5:30pm – 7:30pm
    • Sun, 3:30pm – 5:30pm

Chapel:
½ hour service –Pastors/youth groups.  Guests appreciate special music or dramatizations.  Mon – Sat service begins at 6pm, Sunday service begins at 4pm.

Tutoring in the Education & Resource Center:
Tutoring reading, math, GED or other skills.  Regular availability necessary for a few hours weekly Mon – Fri, 9am – 3pm.

Free Medical Clinic:
For healthcare professionals (Nurses, pharmacists, MD’s). Tues and Fri.

Sorting Clothing:
In Blessingdale’s Clothing Room.  Mon – Fri, 9am – 3pm

New Faith Program for women and children (you will need to fill out a second form for this area)

Special projects:
Cleaning/outdoor work/carpentry/drywall/painting/maintenance

Holidays (to serve holiday meals contact the volunteer coordinator one month in advance)

  • Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, and Superbowl meal serving

Office work: 
Helping with mailing or other projects and special events.  Mon – Fri, 9am – 5pm.  Newsletter mailings in Feb, June, Sept and Dec.

Drives:
Sponsor a drive for food, used clothing, or personal hygiene items.  Seasonal drives for: school supplies, winter coats & boots, Christmas gifts (new hats/gloves/socks and new toys).

Sandwich Making: 
Make sandwiches off site for bag lunches. (PB&J and/or bologna or ham, mustard)
*PLEASE CONTACT MISSION PRIOR TO PREPARATION.

For further inquiries please contact Volunteer Coordinator, Deb at 518.462.0459 x 237.