Individuals

Individual volunteers are critical in helping with the daily operations of Haven for Hope. To volunteer, please complete the application below.

At-The-Ready (ATR) Services Opportunities

Volunteers, as time permits, are able to assist with special events and projects, that usually take place during weekday evenings or weekends. Those who are interested, are placed on an email distribution list and notified of upcoming activities.

Administrative Support Services Opportunities

Volunteers are able to provide support to various departments across the campus, assisting with answering and directing phone calls, filing or data entry projects.

Client Interaction Service Opportunities

Volunteers are able to interact directly with individuals who are experiencing homelessness. Opportunities range from facilitating classes to providing hygiene items to clients, as needed. Radical compassion is required, when speaking or engaging with clients in any capacity. 

 

After your application is submitted, you will receive email instructions to complete an online background check for a cost of $6. After receiving your application and background check, a staff member of Haven for Hope will call you to discuss your schedule and volunteer opportunities.

Single Day Project Volunteers

If you are interested in a single day of service with Haven for
Hope, please contact us at [email protected] or 210-220-2549.

Groups

Volunteer Groups

Haven for Hope welcomes groups of any size to serve on our campus. Projects can include washing sleeping mats, sorting donations, landscaping, painting, playing Bingo, and more. We are also open to hearing any group volunteer ideas you may have.

Groups projects are facilitated Monday-Saturday from 8 am to 5 pm or weekdays in the evening by special arrangement. Dates of services are based on availability and we request at least 2 weeks’ notice prior to the requested date. Please submit a completed Volunteer Group Project Request Form to [email protected]

Donation Drives

If you are interested in hosting a donation drive please contact us. For information on our greatest needed items or instructions on how to conduct a drive please call 210-220-2549.

Contact Information

The Volunteer Center Is
Open Monday – Friday 8 am to 4 pm

Please feel free to contact us at

Volunteer Main Line:
210-220-2549
Individual/Group Volunteers:
210-220-2132

The aforementioned volunteer opportunities are for Haven for Hope. We work with many wonderful
partner organizations who have their own volunteer protocols. If you are interested in volunteering with a partner agency, please let us know and we are happy to connect you to the agency that best fits your needs.

Serve Food

Meals on the Haven for Hope campus are provided by our two wonderful partner organizations, the St. Vincent de Paul Society (St. Vinny’s Bistro) and the San Antonio Food Bank. If you are interested in volunteering with either organization, please use the contact information below to schedule a time to serve.

To volunteer at one of our partner kitchens, please contact directly:

St. Vinny’s Bistro
serving the Courtyard: (210) 220-2452

https://stvinnysbistro.org/get-involved/#get-involved-volunter 

San Antonio Food Bank serving the Transformational Campus: (210) 431-8388

https://safoodbank.org/ways-to-help/give-time/