Volunteer with Us

Volunteers greatly enrich our programs by sharing their time, talents and support for our community. We are always looking for new partnerships as a way to grow our family here at Harbor House. To begin the process, set up a meeting with our Volunteer Coordinator, Denise Lee, at denisel@hhministries.org. 

Below is a list of areas we are looking for new partners, let us know where you’d like to join in!


Elementary & Teen Programs

Elementary Program / Monday – Thursday, 3 PM – 5:45 PM

Facilitate enrichment activities and academic support sessions

Club Leader /  Wednesday, 1 PM – 3 PM

Lead our youth in a workshop in an area of your expertise such as gardening, culinary arts, mindfulness, etc.

Reading Clinic /  Wednesday, 3 PM – 5 PM

Develop a long-lasting relationship with a student over the course of the school year as you aid them in building reading skills through our reading clinic

Intern Mentor / Various

Be paired with one of our high school interns as a mentor in their holistic development

Field Trip Driver / Various

Join our list of potential drivers for our various field trips

Organizational Development

Grant writer / Various

Help connect Harbor House with potential grants in the community and gather information for grant applications or reports

Event planning / Fall & Spring

Join our committee for fall or spring event planning to aid in logistics, vision and execution of annual events

Fundraising Assistant / Various

Work with our office manager to raise support for our programs, especially needed during the holiday season

Pro Bono Professional Advice / Various

Provide us with your business expertise to aid our efforts to develop as an organization

Family Services

Thrift Store / Tuesday & Thursday, 10 AM – 12 PM

Assist our Thrift Store Manager in sorting clothing donations and rotating items

Food Distribution / Tuesday & Thursday, 10 AM – 12 PM

Help stock shelves, pass out groceries and meet with client

Holiday Meals / Various

Prepare baskets of holiday meal items before distribution day or help in holiday meal distribution. Contact Denise for information about this years dates and times

Adult Education & ESL

Child Care / Tuesday & Thursday, 10 AM – 12 PM

Provide child care during classes for infants & toddlers of students

Assistant Teacher / Tuesday & Thursday, 10 AM – 12 PM

Work alongside our ESL teacher to develop curriculum and work with our ESL students


Group Activities / Various

Contact us for inquires about how you can volunteer as a group

Technical Support / On-going

Solve problems with computers, phone systems and digital program troubleshooting

House Projects / On-going

Work on house renovation, cleaning and improvement projects

Landscape Architect / Various

Provide connection to resources and vision for grounds development