Working together. Helping people get home again.
Previously the Valley Renewal Center
Snoqualmie Valley Shelter Services
Are you in need of shelter? Please call or text 425.505.0038
Volunteer Job Descriptions
Shelter Assistant - provide a welcoming environment. Duties include helping set up the program space, staffing the reception desk, sorting & organizing donations, visiting with guests, assisting with dinner. Shifts are available every day 8p to 10p. Please see the Volunteer Job Description for more information.
Kitchen Host - ensure that food safety guidelines are being followed, assist nightly meal volunteers/donors. Shifts available every night 8p-10p. Please see the Volunteer Job Description for more information.
Other Ways to Help:
Work Parties: sign up to be invited to occasional work parties. Examples include: moving the shelter to next church, posting public notices, final clean.
Become an On-call Dinner Angel: Our dinner angels use left-overs (often frozen) from previous meals to fill in spots in our meal service. Depending on the left-overs available, angels can pick up food the night before to bring back the next day or angels can sometimes come at 8pm and quickly warm up left-overs.
Donation Drive: organize a donation drive at your place of worship, school, or work.
Day Center Assistant: provide a welcoming environment. Duties include helping set up the program space, staffing the reception desk, sorting & organizing donations, visiting with guests, helping guests access services. 2-4 hour shifts available on Mondays & Thursdays
We also will be having monthly donation drives at local groceries stores and are looking for volunteers to help. These are great opportunities to volunteer with your family or group of friends.
Upcoming Volunteer Orientations will be posted prior to our 2017/18 winter shelter season.
Note: Special Event Volunteers and Meal Donors do not need to attend volunteer orientation, but are more than welcome to attend to learn more about our programs!
Potential volunteers are encouraged to complete all forms prior to orientation (offered below). Completed forms can be emailed to our Program Coordinator, mailed to us at 7829 Center Blvd SE, #239, Snoqualmie, WA 98065 or brought to training.
We would love for you to join us in our work! Whether you want to help in the "background" or provide direct service in the Day Center or the Winter Shelter, we offer many ways to get involved.