We invite you to volunteer at our shelters, housing programs, food pantries, community stores, and administrative office or with one of our conferences.

Throughout the year, we use over 2,000 volunteers to assist with serving meals, cleaning, assisting in a dorm or helping at a front desk, and much more. Please see the volunteer positions list for a complete description of our existing volunteer positions.

How to Become a Volunteer

First, all individuals interested in volunteering on an ongoing basis will need to complete a volunteer application, you may apply online. Second, you must attend a new volunteer orientation prior to volunteering.

To apply as a volunteer, please download the application, fill out and save the form, and email the completed application to volunteerinfo@stvincentdayton.org. The volunteer application may also be printed, mailed or dropped off at the administrative offices located at 124 Apple St, Dayton, OH 45402. Please send the application to the attention of the Manager of Volunteers.


If you have further questions, visit the Frequently Asked Questions page, or complete this online form. You may also contact the Manager of Volunteers directly by phone, 937-222-7349 ext. 103 to discuss opportunities.

Current Volunteer Openings
Volunteer Positions List
Individual Application
Group Application
Student Application Ages 14-17
Volunteer FAQs