Volunteering at Home

We love volunteers and literally would not be able to function without them.

Volunteer Opportunities Include:

• Practicum or internships from local colleges and universities
• Groups coming in occasionally to cook, clean, organize etc.
Game Tournaments - bingo, Xbox games
Collecting clothes, backpacks
"Dump run" twice/year
- Taking soda cans in for deposit

Car wash

• Individuals

Helping with crafts, tutoring, or other activities with the youth
Taking soda cans in for deposit

  General Volunteer Guidelines:

• Must be at least 21 years of age; some exceptions for practicum students
• Must have a comfort level with at-risk teens
• Must bring a non-judgmental attitude
• Ability to work in our informal atmosphere
• Ability to work independently
• Ability to engage youth in friendly manner
• Commitment to work at least 5 hours week unless occasional volunteering is preferred
• Must complete a Criminal Background Check
• Must meet first with Program Director

For more information, call or email:
Program Director: Tricia Ratliff at 503-391-6428 or hyrc@mwvcaa.org

If you would like to apply to be a volunteer, click here to download or fill out the form. Simply click on the link, fill out and save the form to your local computer, attach to an email and send it in to HYRC@mwvcaa.org.

To download a list of the above Volunteering at Home opportunities, click here.
Home Youth & Resource Center Energy Services Program Community Resource Program Community Action Head Start Community Action HandsOn CCR&R Nutrition First Child and Adult Care Food Program