Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Portland Rescue Mission. We have the privilege of serving hundreds of men, women, and children affected by homelessness and addiction every single day. We could not do it without people like you that are willing to serve and give your time. We are excited about this potential partnership with you!

Please fill out this application in it's entirety and we will review it and get back to you within a week.

Group Leader Information

Group Information

Church Affiliation

If your group is part of a church, please provide the name of the church and current involvement.

Volunteer Experience

Please share about why your group would like to volunteer at Portland Rescue Mission, as well as any previous or current volunteer experience. 

Volunteer Interest


Please indicate the days and times your group is available to volunteer. Note: There is limited availability for groups seeking one-time or short-term volunteer service.

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Release from Liability

I understand that submitting this application does not imply any commitment on my group’s behalf of on behalf of Portland Rescue Mission (PRM). I understand that, as part of the application process, I may be asked to provide personal, professional or spiritual references. I have read and understand PRM’s Statements of Mission and Faith. Upon acceptance as volunteers, my group agrees to serve under the leadership, guidance and procedures of PRM for the duration of our volunteer service.

By participating in a group volunteer service role, my group hereby releases PRM from all actions, claims or demands that my group’s representatives now have or may hereafter have for injury, death or damage to a person and/or a person’s property resulting from my group’s participation in PRM volunteer activities. This includes actions, claims or demands resulting in whole or in part from the negligence of PRM or its directors, officers, agents, employees or volunteers. I attest that my group’s attendance and involvement in these activities is voluntary, that my group is participating at their own risk, and that I have read the terms and conditions of this release to my group members and informed them of the risks and their necessary release of liability of PRM. If I have any questions about this release of liability, I will talk to PRM staff before my group serves in any volunteer capacity. I also release on behalf group members, including myself, the rights for Portland Rescue Mission to photograph and utilize my image or likeness in any way that promotes or benefits Portland Rescue Mission.

The agreement of the group representative indicates the consent of the entire group to comply with the above statement. As my group representative, I will communicate these standards to all group members and take responsibility for each group member’s compliance with the standards.