Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Street Sense!
Check out descriptions of our available volunteer positions then fill out the form below to get involved.
The backbone of our organization, vendor service volunteers work four-hour weekly shifts distributing our newspaper in-office to the men and women who sell it on the street. Must be available one shift M-F either 9am-1pm or 1pm-5pm. The roster is currently full but on call substitutes are needed!
- Digitizing Vendor Files- Another opportunity to support our vendors during business hours. In a process involving a scanner, computer and email, you will help transform our paper file drawers to an organized secure file system. Please be prepared to schedule a 30 minute interview.
Night-Of Event Volunteer
Join a listserv of night-of volunteers who can sign up to help out with anything from film screenings of our vendor created productions, to theatrical performances to awards ceremonies.
Help plan quarterly community forums about different topics of homelessness, such as mental health and criminal justice. The forum committee meets on Wednesday evenings 6:30-8pm.
Year-End Celebration Volunteer
Help plan our year-end fundraiser Celebration, a three-hour party showcasing the wonderful work produced by Street Sense artists. The planning committee meets approximately once weekly over the phone and then.