HELPLINE HOUSE HAS SUSPENDED ALL VOLUNTEER ACTIVITY AT THIS TIME DUE TO THE COVID-19 VIRUS. WE LOOK FORWARD TO WELCOMING NEW AND RETURNING VOLUNTEERS AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.
Adult Volunteer Opportunities
Fishline Volunteer/Food Bank Intake Greet walk-in guests, respectful hospitality and computer data-entry, morning or afternoon shifts. Commitment: 6 months, 4 hours/week
Food Bank Donation Processing Sort and stock donations, greet donors, clean up and organize food bank, morning or afternoon shifts. Commitment: 3 months, 4 hours/week
Grocery Rescue/Donation Pick-up food from T & C or Safeway grocery stores and deliver to food bank before 10 AM. Commitment: 6 months, 4 hours/week
Project Happy Birthday Assist with upcoming birthdays for children under 18. Join and follow email instructions for appropriate gifts. Deliver unwrapped gifts by the due date to the front desk, to fulfill a child's birthday wishes.
Housewares Work behind the scenes organizing and preparing housewares for distribution in early mid-July.
Project Backpack Organizing and preparing school supplies for distribution in late August.
Book Nook Organizing and preparing books for distribution in mid-December.
Student Volunteer Opportunities
Food Bank Repacking and more Rising freshman and high schoolers sort good from bad donations, lift, load and move boxes to stock shelves, clean up work zones. Opportunities: after school, winter break, mid-winter break, spring break and summer vacation.
Project Backpack Work behind the scenes in July and August, organizing and preparing school supplies for distribution.
We miss you!
Summer Helpers, Family Volunteering
During summer break, children 8-13 years old with an adult are welcome to join family volunteering. Tweens and teens, along with their parents, gain confidence, make a difference, meet people, become apart of a community, learn new skills, take on a challenge, and have fun - together!