Urgent Volunteer Need: Volunteer Overnight Shelter Supervisor

The cold weather has arrived and that means Union Gospel Mission will be providing emergency overnight shelter to the homeless.  We are seeking a dedicated volunteer who is skilled at working with the homeless, diffusing conflict and has the ability and willingness to volunteer overnight.  This position involves setting up for the overnight shelter, supervising shelter guests, and assisting in clean up after the shelter hours are over.

The hours for this volunteer role are 9:00 pm – 5:30 am, or a possible position share involving a split shift of 9:00 pm -1:00 am or 1:00 am – 5:30 am.

If you are a night owl with a calm and steady demeanor and would like to serve in this very important role, please contact Heidi Hege, volunteer coordinator heidih@ugmportland.org or 503-274-4483 ex 513.

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