Emergency Shelter Daytime Front Desk Volunteer


Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


2219 Chicago Ave. SMinneapolis, MN 55404


Our Saviour’s Housing is a community of hope for those who need a home. Our mission is eliminating homelessness by providing shelter, support, and a chance to start over. We serve nearly 500 adults each year in three housing programs: Emergency Shelter, Transitional Housing, and Permanent Supportive Housing.

oin Our Saviour's Housing as a crucial part of our daytime team! Gain experience with social services and homelessness in a friendly environment where your unique talents will be valued. The volunteer will work closely with staff to ensure that visitors’ needs are met, data is kept up to date, and the building is ready to host overnight residents.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Greet and assist visitors with needs such as retrieving mail or joining our wait list
  • Answer the phone for those seeking program information
  • Complete clerical work such as data entry, filing, making copies, and sorting mail
  • Organizing the front desk area, including keeping supplies stocked
  • Water shelter plants - (and help keep them alive!)


  • Customer Service
  • Office Reception
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Data Entry

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3-4 hour shift weekly (Mon-Thurs 10am-5pm)
  • 4 month commitment

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