Would you like to make a difference?
Please join us every Tuesday at 3pm for our Volunteer Training!

For students of all ages needing less than 10 volunteer hours for school or club credit, we encourage you to sign up for one of our Student Volunteer Days. We will have opportunities for you to help the community and earn those hours. We will provide each student with proof of hours at the end of their shift. Contact Brynn or Lynsey to sign up.

Student Volunteer Days
Friday, Sept. 29 8am-5pm
Sunday Oct. 22 2-6pm.



Every Monday for Jeannie’s Kitchen. (9:30am - 1:30pm)
Every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month for Jeannie’s Kitchen. (9:30am - 1:30pm)
Breakfast dates are available. (5:15am - 7:30am) 
We need groups who are interested in doing emergency meals.  
Reception desk in the shelter, Monday – Friday (8am - 11am, 11am - 2pm, 2pm - 5pm)

USDA Food Packing

Groups of 8 - 12 individuals pre-pack boxes of groceries for families.
Monday – Friday (2 hours)

If you or your organization are interested in serving, please contact Brynn Smith at 704.637.6838 ext.117 or email bsmith@rowanhelpingministries.org.


Reception Desk

Welcome clients and provide staff support as clients sign in for services.
Monday – Friday (Shifts available 8:00am-5:30pm)


Interview clients who need assistance with basic necessities such as rent, utilities, or medicine.
Monday – Friday (Shifts available 8:00am-noon, and 1-5:30pm)

Clothing Center

Work one on one with families as you assist them with clothing selections. Sort and set up clothing for display.
Monday – Friday (Shifts available 8:00am-5:30pm)

Food Pantry

Fight hunger in Rowan County by helping those who need groceries by packing up groceries for clients who come in requesting food.                                                  
Monday – Friday (Shifts available 8:00am-5:30pm)

Loading Dock

Unloading deliveries of food and clothes.
Monday - Friday (Shifts available 8:00am-5:30pm)

2nd Helping Drivers

Drive to grocery stores and pick up donated food and deliveries.
Drivers must have a pick-up truck or SUV they are willing to use.
Monday – Friday (8:30am - 10:30am)

For more information about volunteering, please fill out the volunteer form or contact

Lynsey Horn at 704.637.6838 ext.112 or lhorn@rowanhelpingministries.org