Volunteer

There are still many opportunities for individuals or groups to help during these difficult times, both at our main building in downtown LA and at our Hope Gardens Family Center in the foothills of Sylmar, California. No matter what your skills, we can find a way for you to share love and hope with those in need.

Volunteer

There are still many opportunities for individuals or groups to help during these difficult times, both at our main building in downtown LA and at our Hope Gardens Family Center in the foothills of Sylmar, California. No matter what your skills, we can find a way for you to share love and hope with those in need.

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Visit our volunteer portal for a complete list of current opportunities.

Note: All volunteers will be required to take a COVID test before volunteering.

Meal Service at Union Rescue Mission

Los Angeles, California

Help serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner to our guests every day at Union Rescue Mission.

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Meal Service at Hope Gardens

Sylmar, California

We are in need of volunteers to help prepare and serve meals to the women, children, and senior ladies at Hope Gardens. Volunteer(s) must be able to drive or coordinate a ride to the property, as there is no bus access or shuttle service, and must be 16 years or older.

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Childcare at Hope Gardens

Sylmar, California

We need volunteers in our PEEPS department, which involves caring for children aged 3 months – 5 years while their mothers are onsite taking Program classes. This is a perfect position for volunteers who are looking to hold, rock, sing, read, play, and love these little kids.

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Tutoring at Hope Gardens

Sylmar, California

We are looking for volunteers who are able to tutor children and teens after school, Monday through Thursday, from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. Volunteers will help these kids complete homework and provide guidance on subjects that are particularly challenging.

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Have an Idea?

If you have a volunteer idea you didn’t see listed, let us know. We would love to hear how you would like to serve URM and our guests. Please email volunteer@urm.org and include the word IDEA in the subject line.

Want to learn more about volunteering? Attend an orientation. Visit our URM Volunteer Portal to register.