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For New Volunteers

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at Sisters Of The Road!

Sophie & Chris create community

Sisters’ Volunteer Program exists to ensure that volunteer resources are available throughout our organization to support Cafe operations, events, outreach projects and committees.  All volunteers must demonstrate a commitment to Sisters’ philosophies of nonviolence and gentle personalism, a community organizing and a systemic change model.

Special information about volunteering during the holidays!

What do volunteers at Sisters Of The Road do?

  • Work in the Cafe
  • Work with the Development Team
  • Work with the Systemic Change Team
  • Sit on the Board of Directors
  • Participate in committees
  • Do outreach at events
  • For more info, click here for our FAQs!

To volunteer at Sisters Of The Road:

1. To start volunteering, you must attend a Volunteer Orientation. Sign-up for a Volunteer Orientation with our Volunteer & Outreach Co-Manager, Lindsay Goes Behind, at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or 503-222-5694 ext. 143.

Upcoming orientations: (Second Tuesdays of the Month)

  • Tuesday, September 9th 6-8pm in Sisters’ Cafe
  • Tuesday, October 14th, 6-8pm
  • Tuesday, November 11th 6-8 pm in Sisters’ Cafe
  • Tuesday, December 9th 6-8pm in Sisters’ Cafe


2. Download a Volunteer Application. For a Word version of the application, click here. For a PDF version, click here.


Other upcoming trainings:

Thanks again for your interest in volunteering with Sisters Of The Road - we look forward to meeting you soon!