Volunteer

Thanks for your interest!

Every week, it takes more than 100 dedicated volunteers to make our services possible. Whether you’re looking to help just one time or you’re interested in an on-going opportunity, you can make a difference today!

Volunteer Opportunities

Shop for Groceries at Hollywood Fred Meyer: Think of it like a scavenger hunt for a cause. Join a fun group of shoppers any Wednesday or Thursday morning from 8:30am to about 11:30am. Groups are welcome (max 12)! Call 503-200-3333 ext. 008.

Take Grocery Orders: Call clients each week to help them place their grocery orders. Ideal if you enjoy making personal connections. Call either from our office on Tuesdays or remotely on Mondays or Tuesdays.

Deliver Groceries:Deliver nourishment and companionship every week. If you are looking for a fulfilling long-term volunteer position where you have direct contact with clients, this is for you. Deliveries are either Wednesday or Thursday morning/afternoon.

 

Additional Volunteer Opportunities:

Mobilize Volunteer Shoppers: Take responsibility for welcoming, training and encouraging volunteer shoppers at the Hollywood Fred Meyer on Wednesday and/or Thursday of each week.

Administrative Support: Help with filing, database management, mailings and other useful tasks in the office.

Community Engagement: Staff fun events, festivals and fairs throughout the Portland area. Or put your public speaking skills to use to help enhance our exposure at outreach events. Weekend and weekday activities are available.

 

Special Projects:

Media Outreach Documentation: Gather, scan and creatively post our media outreach efforts on the website.

Photo Archives Organization: Use your aesthetic talents to organize and edit our growing photo archives.

Preserve History Preservation: Create a hard-copy history of past materials and documents.

Events Scheduling: Research and compile local event opportunities.

Database Management: Update and normalize our Access database.

Media List Updating: Contact, update and research new media outlets for public relations efforts.

Dine Out Coordination: Contact local restaurants to engage them in the next Dine Out event.

To volunteer, please complete and submit the form below.

Questions? Contact Barb McDowell at 503-200-3333 x008.