Waypoint's volunteer program: Share your time. Impact a life.

Lowe's Cleaning MPC2.jpgWaypoint is looking for passionate volunteers to share their skills and talents. Volunteer opportunities are available in several areas, including: Homeless & Housing Services, Domestic Violence Victim Services, Child Care, events, and more!  

Waypoint's volunteer vision

Waypoint is committed to leveraging the strength and skills of community volunteers to support and empower people in crisis to move forward in their lives. By strategically utilizing volunteers, Waypoint will ensure that:

  • a variety of opportunities are available for community members to gain new or utilize current skills while supporting our mission,
  • adequate training, support, and mentorship is offered,
  • volunteers feel empowered to advocate for proactive solutions to end poverty, homelessness, and domestic violence,
  • and the community understands the value and impact of their work, our programs, and the services offered.

Find the volunteer opportunity that fuels your passion

Read through our volunteer opportunity descriptions to determine which one fits your interests and schedule. Make sure to include your selections on your application. Once you have applied, Waypoint's Volunteer Coordinator will contact you to schedule an interview.

Editable volunteer application.

Looking for an internship?

Check out all of our available internship opportunities and gain valuable skills and experience while helping others!

Volunteer testimonials

Day of Caring Volunteers 1.jpgEthel, a long-time volunteer with the Daytime Resource Program, discusses why she loves working with Waypoint:

“I started volunteering because I’ve always loved working with people, and this allows me to continue to help others. I’m not a rich person; I can’t buy things for people, but I enjoy bagging up [hygiene products] knowing it helps people out.”

Pam, who works with Waypoint’s Domestic Violence Victim Services Program, starting volunteering because she wanted to give back to the new community she was calling home.

“It is a very humbling experience when another person opens the door to their life and lets you in, especially in the wake of violence, loss, or trauma of any kind. I believe that it’s a sacred place and one to be entered into with care and empathy . . . to be trusted with another human being’s pain, to bear witness to the truth of their pain, and to bear the burden of that truth with them is sacred. I’m not sure I have the words beyond humbled and moved.”

Thank you for your interest in helping Waypoint inspire people to move forward in their lives!

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