Volunteers

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Maggie’s Place! You are the heart of what we do. 

Whether you are interested in volunteering at our Family Success Center, individually at one of our homes or as a group at Maggie’s Thrift – we’re excited to share Maggie’s Place with you!

Next Steps

  • Contact Volunteer Services volunteer@maggiesplace.org about volunteer opportunities or with any specific questions
  • Attend volunteer orientation
  • Complete volunteer application, you can do so by clicking HERE.
  • Obtain fingerprint card; if position requires (Level 2 volunteers only)
  • Connect with the Volunteer Coordinator at your preferred location to schedule in person training
  • On-Going volunteer in-service training

Volunteer Orientation

  • Tuesday, December 6th, 11:00am-12:00pm
  • Wednesday, December 14th, 6:00pm-7:00pm
All volunteer orientations are in person and are held at the Maggie’s Place Family Success Center (4001 N 30th St., Phoenix, AZ 85016).

Volunteer Opportunities

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Family Success Center

  • Participate in Social Connection Events for all of our moms (i.e. Christmas Party, Back to School, Mother’s Day…etc.)
  • Assist program instructors/teachers during weeknight and Saturday classes for moms and their children
  • Babysit during Support Groups, classes and Social Connection Events. (Usually evening and Saturdays)
  • Assist with administrative needs
  • Organize a donation drive and/or help tidy up the donation closet
  • Prepare a meal (usually dinner) for those attending support groups or classes at the Family Success center
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In Our Homes

Ongoing Opportunities

  • House Coverage – On-duty support for staff and management of home, be present in community space and build and support healthy relationships within the home
  • Child Care – Provide moms an opportunity to attend group counseling, programming, etc. Care for a baby age 6 weeks-12 months
  • Facilities Volunteer – Help with upkeep of the home inside and outside

One-Time Opportunities

  • Community Night Speaker – Share your skills and/or expertise with our moms
  • Prepare a Meal – Promote our core values of community and hospitality
  • Coordinate a Special Project (Building, Painting, “Handyman” days…)
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Group Volunteering

Serve Saturday
Work alongside moms and AmeriCorps members to help clean and maintain the homes

Special Projects and Events
Sort donations, participate in handyman days, build a garden or decorate for an event or holiday

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Maggie's Thrift

Maggie’s Thrift is a social enterprise run by Maggie’s Place, located at 16th St. and McDowell Rd. in Phoenix, AZ and features boutique finds and higher quality, gently used furniture and clothing. Maggie’s Thrift is a fun, fast-paced and interactive place to volunteer.

  • Sort donations
  • Organize the store and donations area
  • Greet customers and answer questions
  • Price merchandise
  • Assist at the register