Volunteer

  • Pathways Participants

Want to make an impact in your community? Volunteer with us! Your efforts will support our work with people exiting homelessness. 

We need both individuals and groups of volunteers year round to help with a variety of tasks at one of two locations: our office at 5201 Old York Road, and the Philadelphia Furniture Bank at 3650 I Street.

 

At our office, we need support from hospitality volunteers.

Tasks would include:

  • Welcome all participants as they arrive and offer assistance as needed
  • Brew coffee, fill water dispenser, and keep kitchen and living room area tidy
  • Provide light technical support for participants that need help using the computer
  • Participate in activities: completing a puzzle, playing a card game, or going for a walk

Pathways to Housing PA is open for volunteers Monday through Friday from 10:30am to 2:30pm. Volunteer shifts are four hours long and volunteers must consent to a background check and be at least 18 years of age. Additional information can be found in our Hospitality Volunteer Handbook

Hospitality Volunteer Application

 

At the Philadelphia Furniture Bank, we need support from warehouse volunteers.

Tasks would include:

  • Acting as a personal shopper to help participants choose their new furniture
  • Assisting with donation pickups and furniture deliveries
  • Assembling, painting, or repairing furniture
  • Administrative work and data entry

The Philadelphia Furniture Bank is open for volunteers Monday through Thursday from 9:00am-4:00pm. Volunteer shifts are four hours long and volunteers must be at least 18 years of age. Additional information can be found in our Warehouse Volunteer Handbook

If you are interested in volunteering with us, please sign up using the appropriate form below. 

Group Warehouse Volunteer Application

Individual Warehouse Volunteer Application

 

You can also contact us directly by email or by calling 215.390.1500 x1020.

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