Serve Meals

We can welcome groups of up to eight on-site to volunteer in Blanchet House’s free cafe.

Meal Shifts:
  • Breakfast 6 – 8 a.m.
  • Lunch 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
  • Dinner 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.

To schedule a group, email

Blanchet House Group Volunteering

Sponsor a Meal

Blanchet House’s daily meal services offer nutritious meals to people experiencing homelessness and food insecurity. 

Choose to Sponsor: 

  • 1 breakfast, lunch, or dinner 
  • 1 Weds. spaghetti dinner 
  • 1 entire day of meal services 
  • 1 week of breakfast, lunch, or dinner  


Reach out to our Development Team at or 503-241-4340 to discuss all the ways that you can sponsor.

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Make Care Kits at Blanchet House

Make Care Kits at Blanchet House

Engage your team in making care kits for people experiencing homelessness at Blanchet House. This is a great service activity for groups of 10-20 people.

  1. Day: Choose a Tues., Weds., or Thurs to come
  2. Time: Choose morning 9 – 10:30 a.m. or afternoon 2 – 3:30 p.m.
  3. Supplies: Collect or purchase all needed care kit items

To schedule, email

Off-Site Volunteering

Make Sack Lunches

Sack Lunch Drive

Assemble Care Kits

Learn More

Host a Clothing Drive

Shoe Donation
Most-Needed Items

Workplace Giving Programs: Financial Support

Your employee and corporate giving programs can include financial support that makes a powerful difference to the individuals who depend on our meal, clothing, and shelter services.

Payroll Giving

Make a lasting impact effortlessly through payroll giving. Deduct a small amount from your paycheck and watch your support grow into meaningful change.

Donation Matching

Multiply your generosity with matching gifts! Many companies amplify your donations, ensuring that your contribution goes even further toward our mission.

For information on whether your employer participates in matching gift programs, contact your company’s community engagement team or visit to search in our online Double the Donation Tool.

Paid Volunteerism

Double your impact! Your company may support your dedication to volunteering by making a charitable contribution to Blanchet House for each hour you volunteer.

Free Cafe Blanchet House Meal Sponsorships

Exploring Opportunities

  • Have innovative ideas on how your organization can partner with and bolster Blanchet House?
  • Interested in initiating an employee giving campaign at your company?
  • Eager to learn more about sponsorship opportunities?

Don’t hesitate to reach out to start a conversation and create some momentum. Contact Meg Stark at

Are you a non-business group that wants to help?

There is a variety of meaningful and flexible activities for groups of all sizes and ages.

Learn more
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