Pensive Young Woman

Volunteer Opportunities

Interested in volunteering with Friends of Youth? Below are the current volunteer opportunities. Click on the position name to find out more.

Interested in volunteering with Friends of Youth? Below are the current volunteer opportunities. Click on the position name to find out more.

To apply, please complete our volunteer application.

For more information on volunteering please send us an email .

Volunteer Title Age Availability Educational Requirement Skills
Mentor Young Refugees and Immigrant Youth 25+ 1 to 2 hours a week. Seeking a commitment of at least 6 months.. High school diploma or higher Ability to relate well to youth. Volunteers who are bilingual in English and either Spanish, Arabic, Turkish or Somali are particularly needed.
Childcare at Transitional Living Programs 21+ As needed none CPR Certification;
Childcare experience;
Pass background check
Meal Donors *21+ Landing open 7 days a week; meal drop-off 8:30-8:45 PM none Must be able to prepare wholesome pre-cooked meals for large groups.
Morning Shelter Support 22+ On-going/as needed none Ability to follow directions. Must be able to interact well with people.
Evening Shelter Support 22+ On-going/as needed none Ability to follow directions. Must be able to interact well with people.
Special Events 16+ As needed none Ability to follow directions. Must be able to interact well with people.
Safe Place Volunteer 21+ On-going/as needed Not necessary, but beneficial. Must be able to interact well with youth in crisis.

If you do not find an opportunity here that interests you, but would still like to contribute your time, please send us an email explaining your skills, and we'll try to find something that matches your interests.