There are many different opportunities for volunteering, from working one-on-one with a child in Youth Programs to helping out at the 48-bed Emergency Shelter for individuals experiencing homelessness. Some volunteer positions require training, others require only a willing heart and a helping hand.

ASSISTANCE Programs – training provided

FOOD Programs


YOUTH Programs


  • We’ve Got Talent fundraising event – Volunteer
  • Gala of Hope fundraising event – Volunteer
  • Hunger Hike fundraising event – Volunteer
  • Turkey Trot 5K Run – Volunteer


  • Bulk Mail (2-3 Hours, Once a Month) – Sign Up
  • Afternoon Receptionist (M-F, 12n-4:30p) – Volunteer
To view a list of all of the volunteer sign up sheets, click HERE.

If your group would like to volunteer with LUM, please email or call for more information (volunteer@LUMserve.org | 765.423.2691). To view a list of all of the volunteer sign up sheets, click HERE.

There are opportunities to fit every schedule, from regular long-term commitments such as being an advocate once a week with the Immigration Clinic, Financial Assistance Program or ID Clinic — or doing data entry at the LUM Food Pantries or intake for our shelter guests each weekday —  to annual events such as Hunger HikeLUM Camp,  Community Thanksgiving Feast, Turkey Trot 5K Run, Gala of Hope fundraising event or Jubilee Christmas.

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