If you wish to volunteer at the LUM Emergency Shelter, please…
- Read the Description below
- Sign up online for a volunteer shift:
MEALS – if you are looking to prepare and/or serve meals to our shelter guests, click HERE.
|Volunteer Job Title:||Overnight Volunteer – LUM Emergency Shelter|
|Days/Hours:||8:00 p.m. – Midnight; or|
8:00 p.m. – 7:00 a.m.
Every evening (365 days a year)
|Job Description:||Three volunteers and one staff member are scheduled nightly. Each volunteer will be assigned various duties including but not limited to the following: Check-in Desk Kitchen (serve food) Hall & Bath (distribute towels, soaps, shampoo, etc.) Assistance at the Winter Warming Station Lights are out for guests at 10:30 p.m. After lights out, the three volunteers divide up the duties.|
Wake-up for the guest is 6:00 a.m. sharp. A breakfast snack is distributed and all guests are gone by 7:00 a.m.
|Requirements:||Must be at least 18 years old. Training is provided. Volunteers must attend a Shelter Training Session. These sessions are held every Monday night. See schedule below.|
|Contact:||Shelter director (firstname.lastname@example.org | 765-423-2691)|
LUM Shelter Training
Due to COVID-19, new volunteers will be trained on their first night of volunteering.