To become a GRACE volunteer, please click the button above to join.  After we have received your information, we will e-mail you with instructions on how to schedule an in-person orientation with our Director of Community Engagement.

Volunteering at GRACE is exciting, rewarding, and fulfilling. Our volunteers are a vital part of our success!  We are a 24/7 facility, so no matter what time you have available, chances are we could use your help!


Interested in learning more about what it takes to be a GRACE Volunteer?  Please see the video at the bottom of this page and download our handbook at the following link:



Interested in teaching a workshop or hosting an event?  Download this document to learn more about scheduling your event in our Education & Training Building!



We currently need volunteers in the following areas:

  • Welcome Center Desk Greeter
  • Administrative Front Desk Greeter
  • Evening Welcome Center Desk Greeter
  • Donations Drive Organizers
  • Workshop Instructors
  • Help preparing and serving breakfast
  • Help preparing and serving dinner
  • Help sorting food donations (Friday afternoons)
  • Maintenance
  • Housekeeping/Light Cleaning
  • Alcoholics Anonymous/Narcotics Anonymous Meeting facilitators
  • Marketing/Public Relations
  • Graphic Design
  • Journalism/Help telling our story and the success stories of former guests
  • Landscaping and Lawn care
  • Recreational activity leaders
  • Leaders of discussion/support groups
  • Job Search helpers, Computer help
  • Exercise/Yoga/Activity Instructors
  • Haircuts
  • Class and Workshop Instructors

Looking for a group service project, company team building activity, or church mission?  Our most immediate need is for groups to help purchase and/or prepare meals on nights we don’t have a dinner group scheduled.  Please see our Meals page for more information and a calendar of our AVAILABLE MEALS HERE, and email volunteer@gracemarketplace.org or call 352-792-0800, x 104 to see how GRACE can meet the needs of your group’s service mission!