Volunteer at CHI

Volunteer at CHI – using your time and talents working alongside CHI staff/personnel is a wonderful way to make a difference in the lives of others.

We welcome you, your religious/community group, your company, your school, Boy/Girl Scouts, business associations and the like- to get involved in any way that works well for you!

Volunteers have

  • planted gardens at our family shelters
  • helped school-aged kids with homework assignments
  • assisted clients with computer training and software programs
  • coordinated special holiday events: Christmas, July 4th, and even monthly birthday celebrations, “moving out/moving on” parties, baby showers and others.

CHI also welcomes office volunteers

  • Social media gurus
  • Administrative assistance for data entry, filing, and other duties
  • Researchers on topics related to: homelessness, poverty, affordable housing, property development and other issues that complement our core mission

If you can’t actually come onsite to volunteer- WE STILL NEED YOU

Host a collection drive (click on DONATE GOODS tab for our recent Wish List for clients)

To become a volunteer or for more information, please email info@communityhousing.org.


People housed in emergency housing each night


Homeless individuals moved to permanent housing


Homeless families moved to permanent housing


individuals in OMH Supportive Housing Program The Modern and Mayfair