Volunteer Opportunities

There are many different ways to volunteer your time and talents at The Kearney Center! 

Opportunities for individuals and group volunteers include:

  • Preparing and serving meals in the kitchen
  • Providing clerical support 
  • Teaching computer skills to job seekers
  • Assisting in the laundry facility and dormitory wings
  • Coordinating a collection drive for needs and supplies

Volunteers that have a particular talent or area of expertise can conduct classes or activities that might address special interests for our residents that support program goals.

Kitchen Schedule

We are always looking for individual and group volunteers to help our kitchen staff serve three meals to clients on a daily basis. Kitchen volunteers should arrive at their shift 30 minutes early.

Meals are offered Monday-Sunday:

Breakfast – 7:30am to 8:30am

Lunch – 11:30am to 12:30pm

Dinner – 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Apply Today!

Individuals can apply by emailing a completed Volunteer Application to William.Clark-Gipson@cesctlh.org.  A paper copy can also be obtained by request at the Central Control Booth here at the Center.

Once the application has been approved, individual volunteers can reserve their shift through our online sign-up tool

Group volunteers should email William.Clark-Gipson@cesctlh.org for more details.


Court-Ordered Community Service

Community service shifts are available for those who have hours to be worked by court order. For additional details, court ordered volunteers are required to attend orientation offered Monday-Thursday at 3pm. 

Paperwork that reflects assignment to The Kearney Center and a government issued ID are required to participate in orientation. 

Email Keith.Bythewood@cesctlh.org or call (850) 792-9000 ext. 140 for more information. 

© 2015 The Kearney Center

Mailing address:
PO Box 2194, Tallahassee, FL 32316

Physical address:
2650 Municipal Way, Tallahassee, FL 32304

Phone:(850) 792-9000
Fax: (850) 536-6053

The Kearney Center is focused on eradicating homelessness throughout Tallahassee and the Big Bend region.

Looking to get more involved in our mission? Reach out to us at support@cesctlh.org to learn more.

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