Become A Volunteer


All current volunteers are able to sign up for shifts on the Volunteer Calendar.


Volunteer Opportunities

All volunteers who serve in the house must pass a background check prior to their first shift.

Front Desk

This opportunity is best suited for volunteers 18 or older with an interest in serving over an extended time in order to build the knowledge and rapport to directly serve families in their day to day needs.

Front desk shifts are from 9am-1pm, 1pm-5pm, and 5pm-9pm seven days a week.

Steps to schedule your first front desk volunteer shift:

Special Events

Assist with fundraisers like Radiothon and Clays For Kids and family events in house like C.A.M.P Wishing Well and Parent’s Night In!

Steps to schedule your first special event volunteer shift:

  • Complete the volunteer service application and submit to
  • A background check will be run by RMHC Memphis if the event is working directly with families.
  • Upon approved background check, the Volunteer Coordinator will contact you to schedule your first shift.

Serve a Meal or Host an Activity

RMHC Memphis families are so thankful to come home to a cooked meal or fun activity after spending their days in the hospital.

Learn more about the requirements of hosting a meal or activity here.


Steps to schedule your first meal or activity:


Service Hours

To inquire about available service hour opportunities contact Volunteer Coordinator, Marley Bowers, at or (901)312-7481.

RMHC Memphis does not accept volunteers completing court-ordered community service at this time.

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