Volunteer

Volunteer Opportunities

Please contact our Director of Client & Volunteer Services for additional information: Kristen Hickmon  –  [email protected]   |   352-378-9079 x316

  • Individual Opportunities:
    • Guest Services Assistant – Answer phones, help check day clients in, collect & sort donations, organize donation rooms & closets, distribute supplies, clean front desk area, etc.
    • Food Services Assistant – Help prepare and cook brunch for day clients, clean dining room, clean kitchen area, wash dishes and plates, collect donations, organize pantry, check for out of date products, etc. 
  • Group Opportunities:
    • Evening Meals – Provide, prepare and serve enough food (and drinks) to feed the shelter’s 35 – 40 residents.
    • Brunch Meals – Help prepare and cook breakfast/lunch for day clients, clean dining room, clean kitchen area, wash dishes and plates, collect donations, organize pantry, check for out of date products, etc.
    • Facility Work Groups – Help provide lawn/yard work, cleaning, landscaping, painting, etc. to either St. Francis House or Arbor House.
    • Outreach Groups – Set up a table at St. Francis House to offer services to clients.
    • Donation Drive / Fundraiser – Organize an event on the behalf of St. Francis House for: supplies, donations, funds, etc.