Volunteer with PATH

We are moving thousands of families, veterans, and chronically homeless individuals into permanent housing. Support our neighbors making it home.Give a couple minutes, an hour, or days.

Volunteer and get your hands dirty!


Super busy, but still want to get involved? With only minutes, you can help make an impact in ending homelessness.

Get Social. Help raise awareness for PATH and our clients who successfully Make It Home. Download a PATH cover photo, donate your Facebook status, send a tweet to your tweeps or email a friend. Visit our get social page to get started.

Have a couple hours here and there to give back? Here are a few of the rewarding ways to partner with PATH as a volunteer and be a catalyst for change in your community.

Lunches for Bunches - Help prepare lunches for the residents of our interim living facilities. Download the Lunches for Bunches fact sheet to find out more.

PATHCooks - Grab 6 to 8 friends, plan a menu, buy the food and prepare a "home" cooked meal as a group in the kitchen of one of our housing facilities. Download the PATHCooks fact sheet to find out more.

Welcome Home Kits- Help say "Welcome Home!" Gather a group of volunteers and organize a "furniture drive" to strategically gather the furnishings needed to help welcome a formerly homeless family or individual into their new home. Download the Welcome Home fact sheet for more information.

Hygiene Kit Drive - Organize a "Hygiene Kit" drive to collect personal care items for individuals living on the streets. Download the Hygiene Kit fact sheet to find out more.

Fundraise For Us! Anyone can hold a fundraiser. Whether you are a company executive, mom, dad, kid, sports enthusiast or a community group. Organize an event or dedicate your special occasion to PATH. Email us for ideas or more information.

Special Projects - We are always in need of people looking to get involved in special projects like events, holiday parties and more. Join our mailing list to be notified of upcoming projects.


Want to spend a few days a month helping your community? There are a number of longer term and rewarding ways to partner with PATH.

Volunteer Ambassador - During our PATH Cooks Volunteer program, the volunteer amasadors will be on-site to create a warm and welcoming environment for our volunteers to successfully do thier work. They will be the liasion between the PATH case management staff at the facility and our volunteers, who are preparing meals. Download the Volunteer Ambassador fact sheet for more information. 

Share your passion with us- Are you a certified yoga instructor, personal chef, or computer expert?  Share your skills and passion with our clients! Contact us to discuss possible workshops like yoga sessions, healthy eating classes, or computer education. 

Internships - PATH offers a number of internship opportunities from social services, to development, and community outreach. Our internships provide invaluable experience at one of California's most prominent nonprofits focused on providing sustainable solutions to ending homelessness.

Get Started - Get Involved

Already volunteering or have more questions? Check out our Volunteer FAQs

Sign up to receive news and updates about upcoming volunteer opportunities with PATH

Privacy Policy

Careers & Internships


Homeless Prevention

Hours & Locations

Additional Resources



Corporate Support

More Ways To Contact Us >>
© Copyright 2015 PATH (People Assisting The Homeless). All Rights Reserved
Home | Contact | Ways To Support | People Assisting The Homeless is a 501(c)3 Non-Profit Organization.