Become A Volunteer

Volunteer Sign-Up

Serving as a volunteer for Safe Harbor is a very rewarding experience. The job involves helping people who are experiencing homelessness, while also creating friendships and a sense of community with the other volunteers. All shifts come with training, and first-time volunteers are always paired with a seasoned host. Please review the following opportunities and sign up for as many as you would like!

There are two ways to become a volunteer at Safe Harbor; 1) Join us through a participating church or 2) Complete the following form (please include your complete birth date for our background check process). You must be 18 to volunteer solo. Volunteers 12 – 17 may sign-up with an accompanying an adult.

Want to learn more? Visit our Volunteer Center!

Volunteer Application

Criminal Record

Have you ever been convicted of or pleaded guilty to a criminal offense?
Check here to consent to a background check*

By checking this, you agree to allow Safe Harbor of Grand Traverse, Inc. to perform a background check on you.

By submitting this form, you agree to receive communication from Safe Harbor about your volunteering and other activities going on at the shelter.