Volunteer Now

Please fill out our Volunteer Interest Form or contact our Volunteer Coordinator at (425) 432-2119, then press #3, or

Support homeless families by working directly with adults or kids who are facing homelessness, or behind the scenes in supportive roles.

Child and Youth Program

Work directly with children ages 0-18. This includes structured program times, tutoring/homework help, and one-on-one mentoring.


Unit Cleaning/Repair

Help flip emergency shelter units after families move out, includes cleaning, painting and assisting with repairs.


Administrative and/or Fundraising Team

Provide office and administration support or join the fundraising team.

Adult Training Program

Work directly with the Moms and Dads, teach classes and provide coaching support for both Employment and Financial Programs.


Food Program

Help feed families. This includes prep/packaging food, pick up/transport food, and donating food.


Grounds Maintenance

This includes mowing, weeding, gardening, watering and clean up of the grounds around the Family Hope Center and shelter units.

Last year, 715 volunteers generously donated 11,702 hours.

In Kind Donations and Drives


New or Used Household Items and Furniture.

Help families in need with a fresh start by donating household basics.
View list of needs.

Women's Wear-to-work Clothing.

Donate clothing that makes the right impression for moms looking for a job and going to work.
View list of needs.

Women's Winter Coats.

Purchase online via the VMP Amazon Wishlist.

Essential Hygiene Products and Bedding.

Purchase and deliver, or buy online via the VMP Amazon Wishlist (see below).
Beds & Bedding Needs | Hygiene Basics

Families with a Welcome Basket of Household Essentials.

Help welcome families to their new homes by providing essential household items.
View list of needs.

A Meal For a Family (Meals-In-A-Bag)

All the makings of a home cooked meal provided in a bag with recipe attached to the outside.
View recipes.

Snacks for Hungry Kids.

Kids come to Vine Maple Place hungry. You can help by purchasing and delivering snacks: Turkey Lunchables, bottled water (smallest size bottles), or juice (apple, grape or orange) in individual serving containers. Contact Lisa O’Leary to arrange for delivery to our Kent or Maple Valley locations (425-432-2119 ext 104 or

Community Partners

We are grateful for the support of the churches, businesses, and organizations listed below who believe in the mission of Vine Maple Place. These community-minded organizations provide regular funding for families escaping homelessness. Please support these businesses whenever you can!

Sponsoring Partners - 2021-2022


Changed Lives



Safety Sponsoring Partner 

Abundant Life   .   Ahern Insurance Agency - Farmers Insurance   .   All Saints Lutheran Church   .  Andrews & Andrews   .  AppLovin   .   Archuleta & Associates, LLC   .   Butterfly Ladies   .   Capital Accounting and Tax Service, Inc.   .   Chapel Wood Baptist Church   .   Concrete Technology Corporation   .   Curran Law Firm   .   eBenefits Insurance / Compliance Consulting Group   .   Entellic Corporation   .   Enterprise Holdings Foundation   .   Fairwood Lions Club   .   FBCPA Group PS, Inc.   .   First Financial Northwest Bank   .   Flynn Development, Inc.   .   Grace Fellowship of Kent   .   Greg's Japanese Auto   .   J & M Remodel   .   Kent Covenant Church   .   Kent Firefighter Foundation   .   Knights of Columbus Council 11780   .   Les Schwab Tires   .   The Mitz Project   .   MultiCare   .   Olsen Electric, Inc.   .   Whitney Pauley   .   Peace Lutheran Church   .   Physical Therapy for EveryBODY   .   Renton Christian School   .   Republic Services   .   River of Life Fellowship   .   Rock Creek Lube Center   .   Ross Olive State Farm Ins. Agency   .   Rotary Club of Kent Sunrise Foundation   .   Seattle Pipeworks, Inc.   .   State Farm - Sonia Cortez Kohl   .   Slalom Build   .   St. George's Episcopal Church   .   Suburban Soul   .   Swanson Gardner Meyers   .   Valley Medical Center   .   Washington Han Mu Do   .   Wellness You & I   .   Windermere Real Estate / Maple Valley

Churches Involved - 2022

All Saints Lutheran Church     Alliance Bible Church     Cedarcreek Covenant Church   .   Cornerstone United Methodist   .   Foothills Baptist Church     Foothills Household of Faith Church   .   Glen Acres Church of Christ     Hobart Community Church   .   Issaquah Christian   .   Kent Christian Center   .   Kent Covenant   .   New Life Maple Valley   .   Our Savior Lutheran Church   .   Ravensdale Bible Church   .   Shepherd of the Valley   .   Springbrook Church of Christ   .   St Barbara Parish   .   St. Anthony Parish   .   St. Stephen the Martyr Catholic Church    Taylor Creek Church     The Rescue Church

Vision of Hope (VOH) Tours

The Vision of Hope is an introduction to give you a view into the real life stories of families facing homelessness and how you can help. 

If you are seeking family services, please call 425-432-2119, when the menu options begin, select #1.

Upcoming Vision of Hope Dates and Location

  • Friday, December 1, 2023  |  12:00pm – 1:00pm (Kent)
  • Monday, December 4, 2023  |  3:00pm – 4:00pm (Maple Valley)
  • Saturday, December 16, 2023  |  10:00am – 11:00am (Maple Valley)
  • Friday, January 12, 2024  |  12:00pm – 1:00pm (Kent)
  • Monday, January 15, 2024  |  3:00pm – 4:00pm (Maple Valley)
  • Saturday, January 27, 2024  |  10:00am – 11:00am (Maple Valley)
      To set up a custom date and time for your group, give us a call at 425-432-2119, ext. 117.