Volunteer Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Homeward Bound! Out of an abundance of caution during COVID-19, we are slowly opening up volunteer opportunities. Please contact development@homewardboundaz.org for more information!

Thank you for your support!

Accounting/Finance Volunteer

Processes expense reports, invoices, gift card inventory, and other miscellaneous duties as assigned.

Hours: A total of 8 hours per week between Monday – Friday from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Requirements 

01. Ages 18+ only

02. Accounting/administrative coursework preferred

03. Experience in an office or professional environment

Early Learning Center

Assist teachers with art projects, reading, singing, games, and play projects for children 6 weeks to five years.
 

Hours: Monday – Friday, between 7:00 am – 6:00 pm

Requirements 

01. Ages 18+ only  

02. Must obtain a State of Arizona Fingerprint Card                          

03. Must obtain a TB test, MMR, and Tdap

Homework Club/Tutor

Assist school age children with homework in all subject from grades K-12. Tutor school age children in Math from grades 7-12.
 

Hours: Monday – Thursday, between 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Requirements 

01. Ages 16+ only

Youth/After-School Activities

Assist with art projects, organizing holiday activities and playing sports on campus. We welcome your ideas for activities.

Hours: Monday – Thursday 3:30 – 5:00 pm

Requirements 

01. Ages 16+ only

Employment Center Attendant

Hold computer lab hours, clean computer lab, assist with any computer/internet related questions.

Hours: Wednesday – Thursday 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Saturday 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, Sunday 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Requirements 

01. Ages 18+ only.

02. High School graduate

Administrative

Sorting mail, filing, scanning, assembling packets of information and other various tasks.

Hours: Monday Friday, any hours between 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Requirements 

01. Ages 16+ only

Sort Donations

Sort through donated items.

Hours: Monday – Friday, any hours between 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Requirements 

01. Ages 16+ only

02. Must be comfortable with physical labor, being outdoors and able to lift up to 50 lbs.

Community Meals

Organize, purchase, prepare and serve meal to resident families. Set-up and tear down dining area & buffet.

Hours: Open to any day Monday – Friday, 3:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Requirements 

01. Aged 16+ only.

02. Must be comfortable with standing, some physical labor, being outdoors and able to lift up to 25 lbs.

Events

Volunteers for fundraising or on-campus  events including: ROOFTOP, resident holiday parties, children’s talent shows, Harvest Festival, and more.

Hours: Hours and days are dependent on needs

Requirements 

01. Ages 16+ only

02. Must be comfortable with physical labor, being outdoors and able to lift up to 50 lbs.

Refurbish a Home

Interior painting, minor repair work, cleaning and miscellaneous immediate needs.

Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, hours and days are dependent on needs.

Requirements 

01. Must be comfortable with physical labor and able to lift at least 50 lbs.

Organize A Resource Drive

Organize and facilitate Food Drives, Holiday Gift Drives, Back-To-School Drives and Household Items Drives.

Hours: Hours and days are dependent on needs

Requirements 

01. None

Volunteer Process

Applications are Temporarily Closed

At this time we have reach our capacity for summer volunteers. 

In the mean time we are creating a new volunteer experience with many more opportunities. 

We encourage you to check back at the end of summer for the update!

Corporate groups and current individual volunteers please contact Developmen@HomewardBoundAZ.org for additional information. 

Contact Us
We love our corporate partners!  Homeward Bound has corporate group volunteer opportunities throughout the year.  If your team is interested in volunteering with us please contact  development@homewardboundaz.org or 602-263-7654.  We are also available to come to your site and talk with your employees about the good work Homeward Bound does for our families and how the staff can be a part of that.
Address

Homeward Bound

2302 West Colter Street

Phoenix, AZ 85015

Hours

Mon – Fri:   9am to 4pm

Sat – Sun:  Closed

Contact Us

Tel: (602) 263-7654
Fax: (602) 265-4006

Tax ID

We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit
Our tax ID is 86-0660875

Homeward Bound provides accessibility to information, participation, services and employment for handicapped persons. Information is available for the hearing impaired by calling 602.261.8899 (TDD). Homeward Bound will not share or sell any donor’s personal information with anyone else, nor send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations. It is the goal of Homeward Bound to implement equal opportunity policies for all applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual preference, familial status or veteran status. In addition, Homeward Bound is committed to providing program participation with reasonable accommodation to qualified applicants with disabilities.

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