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Volunteer Job Descriptions


Answering phones, receiving donations


Daily (M-F) prefer at least a 2.5 hour shift beginning at 10 am – 6 pm; prefer regularly scheduled (weekly).


Clothes Sorting.


Daily – anytime (once trained); individuals or groups; regularly


Food Sorting.


Daily – anytime (once trained); individuals or groups; regularly


Kitchen Meal Service.

Assist Mission staff  serve the meal to residents and drop-ins and cleaning up kitchen/dining room area.


Daily (Monday – Friday) – lunch 1 volunteer 11:00-1:00  regularly


Daily (7 days) - dinner minimum of 4 volunteers, maximum of 6 volunteers 3:30-6:00 pm group or individuals; regularly or one-time; special occasion group.


Have option of preparing meal for the residents if person/group desires.


** We do ask that children be at least 13 years of age to help in the kitchen with the direct supervision of a parent.

Maintenance/Errand Running.

Special maintenance/upkeep projects on an as-needed basis;

examples include: mowing lawn, painting, cleaning, sweeping and mopping walk-in cooler, changing light bulbs, etc.


Somewhat of an on-call/as-needed schedule; regularly scheduled for non-emergency situations.

Special Events.

Volunteer FAQ

Wendy Tong

Volunteer Coordinator

Sheltering the homeless since 1934.

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The City Mission of Findlay is a proud member of the following organizations:

Association of Gospel Rescue Missions, Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability, and Findlay Hancock Chamber of Commerce

*The pictures and names of the homeless, unless specifically noted, are not of local homeless people.

This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.