Volunteer Opportunities

Get involved! We need your help. 

  • Encourage your faith community to become a host, support or friend congregation of RAIHN.

  • Provide meals, companionship, or overnight supervision during a RAIHN rotation.

  • Drive the RAIHN van, transporting guests between host congregations and the Day Center.

  • Assist at the Day Center with clerical tasks, toy or house cleaning, maintenance projects, or donation sorting and organizing.

  • Help move families into their new homes, or pick up furniture donations.

  • Sponsor a fundraising event on behalf of RAIHN.

Upcoming RAIHN Volunteer Orientations

Please RSVP at 506-9050 or coordinator@raihn.org if you would like to attend one of our upcoming orientations to learn about RAIHN, the families we serve, and the role of the volunteer.

Tuesday, February 5, 2019, 6:30 pm
New Hope Free Methodist Church, 62 N. Union St., Rochester

Wednesday, April 10, 2019, 6:30 pm
Temple B’rith Kodesh, 2131 Elmwood Ave., Rochester

June, August 2019, 6:30 pm
Date & Location TBD

Second Level Training for Experienced Volunteers

Thursday, March 28, 2019, 6:30 - 8:00 pm
Artisan Church, 1235 S. Clinton Ave., Rochester

Have you volunteered for RAIHN and attended our Volunteer Orientation? Would you like to learn more about issues our families are facing that shape their experiences, such as culture, trauma and poverty? Then please attend this interactive discussion with other volunteers as we increase our understanding about our guests' lives and share our own RAIHN stories and experiences.

Please RSVP at 506-9050 or coordinator@raihn.org.

Would your faith community like to become a RAIHN congregation?

If you would like to learn more about becoming a RAIHN Host, Support, or Friend congregation, we'd love to hear from you! Email director@raihn.org for more information.