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We are so grateful for the continued support, dedication and service from our volunteers to guests and clients of St. Vincent de Paul. There are times during the year, when some areas are in need of more volunteers than others. We'd like to highlight and share with you the areas of our highest need for the month of November. We look forward to working alongside you!

If you’re interested in signing up for any of the volunteer opportunities, please let us know as soon as possible by sending an email to volunteer@svdpaz.org or you can call our Volunteer Services Office at 602-261-6886. Thank you for helping to serve those in need with love and compassion!


Holiday Events

Friday 11/16: Annual Fundraising Breakfast - 60 volunteers needed to help 5 - 9:30 a.m. with welcoming and guiding guests as they arrive. The event is held at The Phoenician Resort. 

Sunday 11/18: Annual Birds on Bikes Turkey Drive - 10 volunteers needed 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. to help our kitchen staff set up and serve BBQ lunch. Volunteers will also help with turkey collection. Ages 10 and older with an adult. 

Thanksgiving Week Meal Prep: Daily kitchen prep needed 7:30 - 11 a.m., 12:30 - 6:30 p.m. 11/19-11/22 to help us with Thanksgiving meals! 

Sunday 12/9: Hair-Cut-A-Thon - Volunteer barbers and hairstylists needed 10 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. at our downtown Phoenix dining room. This is a much anticipated event for our dining room guests! 

Christmas Events at the Bell Rd. Thrift Store: Volunteers are needed Dec. 10 - 16 to help organize a special shopping event for students of low-income school. Volunteers are also needed Dec. 22 and 23 to reorganize the store after the event. 

Dream Center volunteer

Dream Center: 420 W. Watkins (SVdP main campus)

Tutoring during dinner service: M-F 4pm-6:30pm


Family Evening Meal (420 W. Watkins Rd.)

Servers needed for dinner service: M-F 4pm-6:30pm


Main Kitchen (420 W. Watkins Rd.)

 M-F 4-7:30pm, Sundays 8 – 11:30 am


Mesa Dining Room (67 W. Broadway Rd.)

Servers needed for brunch service: Thurs & Sat, 8am-12:30pm  


Phoenix Dining Room (1075 W. Jackson St.)

Breakfast service: M-F 6-8:30am, especially Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays. 

Lunch service: M-F 9:30am-1pm   

Dinner: Fridays 3-6pm


Sunnyslope Dining Room (9227 N. 10th Ave, 85021)

Brunch service: M-F 10:30 am - 1pm

Dinner service: M-F 3:30-5:30pm 


Ministries to the Homeless (420 W Watkins Rd.)

Through our Special Ministries department, homeless guests are compassionately welcomed and have access to showers, clothing, shoes, haircuts, hygiene items, medical equipment, transportation assistance, counseling and referral services.

Volunteer duties include: intakes and interviews, clothing and toiletries soriting or distribution, inventory upkeep, clerical duties and data entry, documentation and hospitality. 

M-F, 9am - 3pm


Thrift Stores 

We always appreciate help at our thrift stores -- 7 locations across the Valley!

Sundays, 11am-4pm  

Monday - Saturday, 9am-6pm  

Apache Junction - 2540 W. Apache Trail, 85120

Bell Road - 2945 E. Bell Rd., 85032

Chandler - 963 W Elliot Rd., 85225

Mesa - 2352 W. Main St., 85201

Sunnyslope - 8231 N. 7th St., 85020

Surprise - 12851 W Bell Rd. 85374 (Not opened Sundays)

Thunderbird - 3547 W. Thunderbird Rd. 85053


Urban Farms (420 W. Watkins Rd., 1075 W. Jackson St., 67 W. Broadway) 

We always need help at our Urban Farms! Volunteer duties include planting, harvesting, composting, mulching, preparing produce and more!

Hours are changing due to the weather - contact us for details.


Bike Shop (420 W. Watkins Rd.) 

Help us repair donated bikes! Even if you don't have experience, trained volunteers will show you the ropes. Bikes are either sold at our thrift stores or given directly to people who need transportation for work or school. Shifts are every Tues, Wed, Thurs, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. 



Urban Farm volunteers



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