Our Volunteers

Our Streets is powered by a growing network of over 500 community volunteers, working together to feed, water, and clothe those in need, and to clean, restore, and beautify our communities.

Ways to Volunteer

Kitchen Prep

Help prepare food for distribution to those in need

Community Cleanups

Pick up trash and clean public spaces

Volunteer Resources

Volunteer Events

Food Prep

Every Thursday evening we run a volunteer prep night. This event is led by an Our Streets staff member who provides a list of food items to be prepared for daily kitchen operations.

All products and materials are provided.

When: Every Thursday from 5:30 pm to 8 pm

Where: Our NE Kitchen in the Lloyd Center area. The address will be sent to you once your spot is confirmed.

Please review the sign-up page for additional details and requirements.

Kitchen Support

We invite volunteers to join us in the kitchen every afternoon, seven days a week.

Volunteers provide general kitchen assistance, including packaging meals, cleaning, and food prep.

When: Every day from 1 pm to 4 pm

Where: Both kitchen locations. Our North Portland kitchen is in the Albina neighborhood. Please note the address that is sent to you once your spot is confirmed.

Please review the sign-up page for additional details and requirements.