· Santa Barbara, California
Employment Type Volunteer
Minimum Experience Entry-level

Volunteer Needs 

There are many needs at Hope Refuge.  We are currently looking for group or individual volunteers to help. We consider our volunteers an integral part of this effort.  We can generally work around your schedule and how you would like to get involved. Please review some of our needs below and please feel free to contact us with any questions. Ongoing volunteers will need to do a livescan check ($100) and a health check.



  • Involves at least a 2 year commitment
  • Bi weekly commitment to communicate/take out mentee
  • 40 hours training
  • Livescan and health check required


May include:

  • Vacuuming
  • Preparing Linens
  • Restroom
  • Commercial Kitchen Cleaning
  • Etc.



We have old plumbing in need of replacing. Volunteer work will be per project basis. May include:

  • New plumbing installation
  • Broken pipe fixes
  • Troubleshooting and diagnosis


Handyman / Maintenance

May include:

  • Light carpentry
  • General Building Maintenance repair
  • Plumb and electrical repair


Food Preparation (need to do food handling certificate course and requires ongoing commitment)

May include:

  • Meal Planning
  • Food Preparation
  • Commercial Kitchen Management
  • Shopping for Supplies


Grounds / Landscaping

May include:

  • Landscaping
  • Weed Whacking
  • Clearing Brush
  • Light Tree Trimming

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  • Location
    Santa Barbara, California
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience