Make a Real Difference: Volunteer! 

Help us help those experiencing homelessness and those recovering the effects of homelessness.   You make a difference when you volunteer.  Our supporters assist over 200 individuals all day, every day, all year long.

Volunteer:  Share your time and talent 

  • Process donations or do filing and office work at our headquarters.

  • Help on property sites by cleaning, doing yard work, painting, or making cosmetic updates to apartments.

  • Provide child care for participating parents during group meetings.

  • Help with the semi-annual Fresh Start Donation Sale.  This fall, there were 194 opportunities for volunteers to make this fundraising event a success.

  • Provide carpentry, plumbing or electrical work, and experience with handling financial information.

  • Bring your rehab and craft skills to upcycle incoming donations into fresh, new exciting merchandise.

  • Speak as an ambassador at group meetings, or share professional expertise with our staff, or participants.

  • Contribute as a board or committee member to extend, expand and support our work.

  • Support our web presence as a website developer, social media enthusiast, Craigslist guru, or with your public relations skill.

Download a file of the many ways you can make a difference in the Quad Cities!

New Volunteers: Complete our online applications!

Register to Volunteer Online!
Name *
Street Address *
Street Address
Phone *
Date of Birth *
Date of Birth
Emergency Contact Name *
Emergency Contact Name
Emergency Contact Number *
Emergency Contact Number
Are you looking for Long-term or Short-term volunteer opportunities? *
Your unique talents may be needed for a special project - let us know!
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By signing below, you indicate your understanding that a background check may be required for many volunteer positions. The information provided above may be used in completing a background check. Checks are not required for teams and groups.