Volunteer in Vancouver with First United
*Please note: we are currently making some changes to our volunteer program. Soon, we will be posting specific job descriptions for positions, so stay tuned! In the meantime, feel free to fill out the intake form below and someone will be in touch with you shortly.
First United is a vibrant community that welcomes the participation and contribution of people from all walks of life. Volunteer positions include opportunities to work on the front lines, behind the scenes, and at special events.
First United accepts volunteers in many of its programs including storage, community help desk, fundraising, tax program, kitchen, and special events throughout the year including our golf tournament and Coldest Night of the Year fundraising walk. The shelter is located in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside, at 320 East Hastings Street. Volunteers may also have opportunities to work with our advocacy program or in the housing society, both of which are located just a couple blocks away.
Volunteer jobs at First United include:
We are always looking for new volunteers at First United! Feel free to contact us about volunteering any time.
Are you looking opportunities to volunteer as a group? Visit our Group Volunteering page to learn more.
We welcome volunteers of all ages and walks of life! Are you an international student looking to join a volunteer abroad program or intern abroad program? We do that too!
Please fill out the form below and we will be in touch with you soon! Also feel free to check out our Craigslist ads for specific volunteer postings.