Individual Volunteering

The Homeless Coalition has a great deal of opportunities for volunteers. Volunteers can be assigned to the main office of the Homeless Coalition as well the Senator Philip D. Lewis Center. 
Current Volunteer Needs:
Office Assistant
  • Volunteer office assistants perform a variety of tasks including; greeting guests, opening and dating mail, typing letters and answering phones. Office assistants should be flexible enough to assist with a variety of tasks.
Event Committees
  • Event committee volunteers work to organize events that help strengthen the Homeless Coalition’s message of ending homelessness.  Event coordination may include project planning, creating check lists, acquiring resources, recruiting volunteers, scouting locations, logistics and day of event set up.
Website Adminsitration
Marketing Specialist
  • Volunteers are needed to assist with outreach projects like Project Homeless Connect which occurs 3-4 times a year. Volunteers may also be asked to speak at schools, churches and special events.
  • Individuals who have experienced homelessness may volunteer for the Faces of Homelessness Program to share their stories with students and community groups.


Help Feed the Homeless

Just The Facts

Rental Prices are up 10% Across Palm Beach County
The School District of Palm Beach County Reports
3,702 students are homeless.

Current Needs

  • Diapers all sizes
  • Baby wipes
  • Toilette Paper
  • Toiletries (Full size items for Children & Adults)
  • Non-Perishable Food items
  • Men's Shoes
  • Men's Shirts (Dress)
  • Men's Pants (Dress & Casual)
  • Men's Belts
  • Household cleaning products (Brooms, mops, dust pans, dusters, multi-purpose cleaner, dish soap, laundry soap, fabric softener, dryer sheets, trash bags, paper towels
  • Dishes
  • Pots & Pans
  • Silverware
  • Kitchen Utensils (can openers, etc.)
  • Small appliances (Coffee makers, toasters, microwaves, etc.)
  • Wallets

Donation Center: Donations & Resources at the Lewis Center