Westside Emergency Housing Center Volunteers Needed

Dates Volunteer is Needed: 
Number of Volunteers Needed: 
Description of the Volunteer Opportunity: 

The Westside Emergency Housing Center offers a safe and welcoming environment to men, women and families experiencing homelessness in Albuquerque. The center opens on November 15th and we encourage those in need to utilize this valuable community resource. We are looking for volunteers to help us with:

Donation Sorting: Help sort and organize clothing donations

Tutoring: Help elementary and middle school aged kids with their homework

Playroom monitor: Entertain children and help give parents a break

File Making: Helping Staff assemble new client paperwork into organized files

Folding Laundry: Making bed rolls for new residents

Doing Laundry: Taking children’s dirty laundry home, washing and drying it and bringing it back so that the kids can have clean clothing

Cleaning: Our custodial staff does a great job but sometimes they need extra help, sweeping, moping and sanitizing

Areas of Interest: 
Homeless and Housing
Great for: 
Who Will Be Impacted Through This Project: 

The men, women and families experiencing homelessness in Albuquerque staying at the Westside Emergency Housing Center.

Is This an Ongoing Opportunity?: 
Is This a Group Opportunity?: 
Minimum Age of Volunteers: 
Last Updated: May 26 2019
Address of Project Site
7440 Jim McDowell Rd
New Mexico
Contact Info
(505) 344-2323 x202


The Center for Nonprofit Excellence, United Way of Central New Mexico provides these volunteer opportunities as a service to our community and does not assume any responsibility for the validity of such postings. To ensure accurate and up-to-date information, please contact the organization who posted the opportunity.

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