You Can Make the Difference – Volunteer!

Volunteers and individual donors are the heart of Elizabeth Gregory Home. Without help, we could not provide safety, hope, and healing to women experiencing homelessness and hardship.

There are many important ways to get involved at EGH and help to break the cycle of homelessness. We can work around your schedule, accommodate your needs, and utilize your skills. Just complete our online VOLUNTEER INTEREST FORM to get started!

 

At Elizabeth Gregory Home, we provide our volunteers with:

 

  • Orientation
  • Professional online training specific to working with people experiencing homelessness
  • An EGH t-shirt
  • The opportunity to help provide a respectful refuge for our neighbors experiencing hardship

 

Click below for current volunteer opportunities:

 

Day Center Assistant

The Day Center Assistant is a flexible position with varied tasks and duties including but not limited to working in our kitchen, serving meals and cleaning, signing women in for laundry or showers, assisting clients in accessing services such as housing and wellness appointments, etc.

This opportunity is for volunteers who are aged 18 and over.

Shifts are flexible Sunday – Friday 9 am – 4:30 pm, one day per week for a two to four-hour shift, with a minimum three-month commitment.

Interested? Please fill out our Volunteer Interest Form.
For further questions, contact Andy Gallego, Day Center Manager, at agallego@eghseattle.org / 206-729-0262 ext.1002.

URGENT: Driver Needed for Food Pick-up

URGENT NEED!  Would you like to help us continue providing nutritious meals for our clients? Become a volunteer driver and help deliver food donations from Food Lifeline to EGH! All you need is a car and the ability to lift food boxes. For a commitment of only two Wednesdays per month, you can play a critical role in our services for women experiencing homelessness. Food pick-ups occur at 10 am on Wednesday mornings. 

 

Interested? Please fill out our Volunteer Interest Form.
For further questions, contact Andy Gallego, Day Center Manager, at agallego@eghseattle.org / 206-729-0262 ext.1002.

Share your skills in knitting, crochet, or crafting!

Special Projects

Do you have a special skill or talent to share that will help EGH? You can help EGH grow and move forward by volunteering your professional services such as pro bono accounting or legal services, graphic design, website and tech support, training and translation services.

Additionally, the following opportunities to join the EGH team are available.

  • Arts and crafts workshops
  • Assist women moving into new housing
  • Beautician (haircuts and manicures)
  • Birthday parties – monthly
  • Chemical Dependency/ Addiction Specialists
  • Driver for donation pick-up
  • Help prepare bulk mailings
  • Monthly pizza party sponsor
  • Writers for newsletters, website content, and social media
  • Website maintenance

Interested? Please fill out our Volunteer Interest Form.
For further questions, contact Andy Gallego, Day Center Manager, at agallego@eghseattle.org / 206-729-0262 ext.1002.

Board Service

Use your leadership skills, meet new people, and make an impact by joining Elizabeth Gregory Home’s Board of Directors.
Our Board Members play an integral role in organizational governance and fiscal oversight. LEARN MORE >

 

COVID-19 and Other Infectious Diseases: EGH is committed to providing a safe and healthy workplace and refuge for woman experiencing homelessness.  We conduct our activities so they meet or exceed all applicable laws and regulations and minimize risk to our employees, clients, volunteers, visitors and contractors. We take seriously, the health and well-being of people who our organization touches and are taking all necessary precautions to avoid further spread of the COVID-19 virus in keeping with the CDC and Washington Department of Health guidelines. More information about our response to COVID-19 and other infections diseases can be found HERE.

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