Degage Volunteer Opportunities

December 31, 2016

Degage provides many services for our homeless friends downtown Grand Rapids.  Please contact Holly  if you are interested in any of these roles listed below:

Holly Kammel, Volunteer Coordinator

Dégagé  Ministries, 144 Division Ave., S., Grand Rapids, MI  49503

Phone:  616-454-1661, ext. 212



Breakfast Servers:

Volunteers assist by preparing the food, running the cash register, and serving the food.

  • Mondays 8:15-10:15
  • Thursdays 8:15-10:15
  • Fridays 8:15-10:15

Hygiene Desk Attendant:

The hygiene desk volunteer works with the Life Enrichment Center Floor Supervisor to assist patrons utilizing our showers, laundry facilities, mail delivery, and lockers. Volunteers in this position will have close interaction with the patrons.

  • Monday Afternoons, 1pm-3pm
  • Tuesday Afternoons, 1pm-3pm (temporary Jan-Feb)
  • Friday Afternoons, 1pm-3pm

Help Desk

Volunteers are needed to welcome patrons to the second floor, direct them to services on that floor, and record their visits in the computer.

  • Thursday morning 8am-11:30am

ID Office

Volunteers are needed to assist patrons who are seeking help in securing birth certificates and State of Michigan ID cards.

  • Monday mornings, 8am-11:30am