Category Archives: Homelessness

Completely Kids (formerly Campfire USA)

Katie Guenther ~ (402) 397-5809 ext. 229 ~ 2566 St. Mary’s Ave, Omaha, NE 68105 ~ Completely Kids needs volunteers to build caring, confident youth and future leaders. Volunteers are needed to work with youth Monday through Friday in our after school programs at elementary and middle schools and evening programs in area homeless shelters. [...]

Habitat for Humanity of Council Bluffs and the Creighton Chapter Habitat for Humanity

Tiffiny Clifton ~ (712) 328-9476 ~ 645 9th Ave, Council Bluffs, IA 51501 ~ This organization builds simple, decent, affordable homes in partnership with partner families. Volunteers choose how they would like to help: greeting, education, manual labor, construction, clean up, and much more. Specialized skills are not required. All the tools and education you [...]

Habitat for Humanity of Omaha

Turner Morgan ~ 402 884 5782 ~ 1701 N 24th Street Omaha, NE 68110 ~ Habitat for Humanity builds housing in partnership with low-income families. Volunteers are needed for construction work, vacant lot clean up, working at the Habitat ReStore, and in our office. Hours are flexible between 8:30am – 3:30pm, Wednesday – [...]

Habitat for Humanity of Sarpy County

Jon Costello ~ (402) 292-6560 ~ 1001 Ft Crook Rd N Ste 207, Bellevue, NE 68005 ~ Habitat for Humanity of Sarpy County builds housing in partnership with low-income families. Volunteers are needed for construction work, vacant lot clean up, working at the Habitat ReStore, and in our office. Hours vary depending on [...]

Holy Family Lunch Program

Al Waulner ~ (402) 669-1714 ~ 1710 Izard St, Omaha NE 68104 ~ We provide sack lunches to homeless and low income individuals daily Monday through Friday. Volunteers will be involved in sandwich making, packing lunches and handing out lunches. Our hours are from 8:30am to noon weekdays. On Sunday we meet after 10am Mass [...]

Siena/Francis House Homeless Shelter

Vanessa Bauer ~ (402) 341-1821 ~ Kathy Gaines ~ (402) 341-1821 ~ 1702 Nicholas St, Omaha, NE 68102 ~ www.sienafrancis.orgSiena/Francis House Volunteers are needed for activities and projects including: serving dinner and Sunday brunch, cultivating and maintaining the community garden, cleaning, painting, sorting donated items, decorating for holidays, and gathering items needed for our shelter. We [...]

Stephen Center

Holly Kaffenberger, Volunteer Director ~ (402) 715-5445 ~ 2723 Q St, Omaha, NE 68107 ~ Volunteers are utilized by the Stephen Center in a variety of capacities, 7 days a week 24 hours a day. Current volunteer needs include staffing the shelter office, overnight male volunteers and assistance at the Stephen Center Thrift Store. To view [...]


Mara Anania ~ 712-323-4416 ~ 1415 Ave J, Council Bluffs Iowa,51501 ~ We are seeking volunteers to assist with clients of all ages. Currently, our greatest needs are providing childcare, assisting in the kitchen and helping with cleaning and organization around the shelter. We would love to have individuals or groups participating once or on a continuing [...]


Andrew Klinkenborg  ~ (402) 345-8047 ext. 211 ~ 812 S. 24th Street, Omaha, NE 68108 ~ Together is a homelessness prevention agency. We provide necessary resources to individuals and families in our community so they can maintain their homes. Volunteers support Together by helping in our pantry. We can host small and medium [...]


Creighton Clean-Up Applications Due!

Creighton Clean Up 2012 is a joint effort between Inter Residence Hall Government, the Intrafraternity Council, and the Panhellenic Council. What is Creighton Clean Up? Creighton Clean Up is a day of service throughout the Omaha area and fundraiser that benefits the Community Partners of the Residence Halls. It’s not a day where we clean [...]