Volunteer

There are many ways you can get involved!

Volunteers WorkingWe would not exist without the support of dedicated volunteers; some working directly with our residents and others working behind the scenes.

If you or your group would like to help, take a look at the current volunteer opportunities below and then complete the New Volunteer Information Form.

If you have questions about our volunteer program, contact Bonnie Misko at  volunteer@phxhouse.org or  484-302-8153.

Current Volunteer Opportunities

Resident Support and Personal Development

  • Mentoring
  • Leading workshops on personal development, e.g., time management, budgeting, etc.
  • Driving Team, drive residents to job interviews, doctor appointments, etc.
  • Recovery / AA Support

Resident Skill and Career Development

  • Education support, e.g., GED tutoring
  • Computer skills training
  • Job search and résumé preparation
  • Community networking for employment opportunities

Resident Activities

  • Coordinate social activities for residents
  • Cooking for special events (no need for daily meals for residents)
  • Organic gardening
  • Teaching crafts to residents and making crafts for fundraising events

Other Ways to Help

  • House maintenance, e.g, home repairs, moving furniture, yard cleanup
  • Fundraising, plan and help with fundraising events
  • Administrative support, telephone and email communications (proficiency with word processing, Gmail and Excel)
  • Professional expertise, e.g., legal, accounting, nonprofits, public relations, etc.
  • Technology expertise, e.g., word processing, data entry and database, WordPress, Google Apps, SalesForce CRM

If you have additional questions about our volunteer program, contact Bonnie Misko at  volunteer@phxhouse.org or  484-302-8153.

Click here to complete the New Volunteer Information Form.