Individual Volunteers

Opportunities are available at our Vincentian Service Center, Resale Shop in Bellaire, Central Office, and as a Vincentian. See descriptions of opportunities below.


Youth volunteers are welcome. 


All volunteers are required to have a background check and take the Safe Haven program. Click on the button below to learn more about Safe Haven. 


Ready to volunteer? 


Download the volunteer application and email it to our Volunteer Coordinator.

 Food Fairs (FF) 

  • prepare food baskets 

  • check-in food fair attendees

  • distribute food baskets

  • set up, take down, and clean distribution area

Front Desk Assistance

  • works from our Central office

  • takes incoming calls from clients

  • refers clients to our Conferences 

  • enters client information in our management system

  • helps with other administrative duties

Thrift Store Assistant

  • helps organize merchandise

  • assists customers with purchases

  • assists friends in need with vouchers

Warehouse Assistant

  • helps donors unload donations

  • processes incoming donations 

  • tests electronics and furniture to ensure they are operational and usable

  • Helps with minor repairs and cleanup of  items that are donated

Special Skills

​If you have special skills that you would like to use, please let us know. We will find a spot for you! Special skills include, but are not limited to: photographer, videographer, fundraiser, etc.

FOOD FAIRS: Please note that our Food Fairs are held the 1st, 3rd, and 4th Saturday of each month.  See the schedule below for Food Fair Volunteer opportunities

Looking for a more committed opportunity? We have 58 parish-based Society chapters. You can volunteer there too! Learn about being a Vincentian.

If you have any more questions about volunteering, feel free to send us an email. 

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The Society of St. Vincent de Paul is a non-profit organization offering basic-needs assistance to the local community in need. Assistance is given through our Food Network, Clothing & Furniture Voucher, Disaster Response, and Rent & Utility Assistance Programs. The Society has been serving the local community since 1871.


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