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Volunteer You Can Make A Difference!

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We welcome volunteers at Hope House! In fact, we depend on them and there are a lot of ways you can help.
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Skilled Volunteering

Hope House Foundation is a certified Service Enterprise leveraging a volunteers specialized skills, talents, and expertise to strengthen the infrastructure of the organization, helping us build and sustain our capacity and level of service to successfully achieve our mission. Skilled volunteer opportunities are available for working professionals, retirees, military personnel, and corporate volunteer programs.

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Event Volunteering

The Stockley Gardens Arts Festivals, Shamrockin’ in Ghent and Chelsea West Fest are just a few of the fundraising events Hope House is proud to host throughout the year. Hope House events are unique and fun ways to give back, and our volunteers help make each event possible. We welcome individuals, families, groups, corporate volunteers, students and civic organizations to get involved.


General Volunteering

Hope House Thrift Store, Development Department, and our Administrative Office could always use a little assistance. And if you have special skills, such as landscaping, sewing, sign language, or hair-styling that you would like to offer, please reach out!

Current Volunteer Openings

If you do not see an opportunity that interests you, please feel free to fill out our Volunteer Interest Form and tell us about your skills and suggest a potential opportunity.

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Skilled Volunteer Opportunities

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Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Hope House Foundation. We prefer that you complete our employment application online; however, you still have the option of completing a paper application. Please download the Volunteer Application Form and please mail your application to dev@hope-house.org or call to 757-625-6161 X509.

Please mail your application to or simply come by our office anytime between 8:30a.m. and 4:00p.m., Monday through Friday:

Hope House Foundation

801 Boush Street, Suite 302 Norfolk, VA 23510

fax it to: (757) 625-7775

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