We welcome businesses and other neighborhood groups to support our organization through hands on group volunteer opportunities. Your support helps our organization provide essential resources and services to the North Portland community. Thank you!

  • Group volunteer opportunities are available Wednesday-Friday

  • Shifts are typically 2 hours long, from 10 am-12 pm or 1 pm-3 pm. If you wish to have a full day volunteer experience, we can schedule that, as well.

  • We can accommodate groups of 6-12 people, depending on the volunteer tasks.

  • We welcome volunteers age 12 and up to group volunteer with us.


St. Johns Clothing Closet

Activities include sorting and organizing clothing donations, packaging sanitary items and more!

Time frame: 2 hour shifts for up to 6 people

Location: SJCO offices (8250 N Lombard)

Neighborhood Beautification Projects

Activities include trash clean up, landscaping, graffiti removal, painting and leaf clean up.

Time frame: 2 hour shifts for up to 12 people

Location: A variety of neighborhood locations including the St. Johns plaza, downtown business district and local parks.

Skills Based Volunteering

Activities include providing educational opportunities or resources to community members. This could include workshops, tutorials or mentoring on some of the follow topics:

  • Financial Literacy

  • Small Business Support

Time frame and Location are flexible depending upon the offering provided.

To schedule a time for your group to volunteer with us, please fill out the online interest form below!

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